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Cynthia Lockrey


Manager, Strategic Services
Email: clockrey@cvrd.bc.ca
Phone: 250.746.2635
Cell: 250.701.2631
Toll Free: 1.800.665.3955

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  1. Trail Connection Provides New Recreation Opportunities in Southern Vancouver Island

    In preparation for this summer’s 25th anniversary of Canada’s The Great Trail, a vital trail connection has been completed on Southern Vancouver Island. The trail has now opened, connecting the CVRD and CRD. Read on...
  2. Soils Management Roundtable Established

    A Soil Management Roundtable is being established to discuss ongoing and emergent soil dumping issues within the region as well as the establishment of a triage team to better coordinate responses to major incidents associated with soil dump sites. Read on...
  3. Map Your Favorite Cowichan Location on PlaceSpeak

    The CVRD is inviting local residents to share stories of their favorite places using the online tool PlaceSpeak. This initiative is part of a summer-long activity at the CVRD that invites people to map their “Places of the Heart.” Read on...
  1. CVRD Successful in Enforcing Riparian Area Infraction

    Development in land located close to streams, lakes and other watercourses, is prohibited in BC to protect these fragile ecosystems. An enforcement action against an illegal gazebo ended with the removal of the structure from the Cowichan Lake Shoreline. Read on...
  2. Supreme Court of Canada Denies CVRD Application for Leave

    The Supreme Court of Canada dismissed the (CVRD’s application for leave to appeal from the judgment of the BC Court of Appeal in the case of CVRD vs. Cobble Hill Holdings et al. Read on...
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