1. New agreement enables regional support for fire rescue and emergency response

    Fire departments across the region have entered into a mutual aid agreement that ensure all Cowichan communities have back-up emergency response assistance. Additional Info...
  1. Cowichan Child Care Plan provides roadmap for expansion in early childhood education

    The CVRD recently completed a comprehensive, regional plan to direct the expansion of child care services over the next decade Additional Info...
  1. Post disaster needs assessment results will support Cowichan business recovery

    The survey, completed by 70 business owners and/or operators from across the region, found that more than 50% of businesses have temporarily or indefinitely shut down, while 65% had seen revenue decreases of at least 75%. Additional Info...
  1. Conditions across Cowichan region improve overnight, state of local emergency remains in effect

    While the weather has improved and water levels continue to recede, the Cowichan Valley region remains in a state of local emergency and an evacuation order remains in effect. Additional Info...