Victoria, BC - The Capital Regional District (CRD) is inviting residents to comment on the Core Area Liquid Waste Management Plan – 2011 Performance Audit of Plan Commitments.
The audit report provides an independent review of the extent to which the CRD, participating municipalities and other responsible agencies have complied with their respective commitments, defined in the Core Area Liquid Waste Management Plan.
Public feedback is encouraged for a three week period beginning February 8, 2012, and concluding February 29, 2012. Copies of the report are available for review online or in hard-copy at any of the CRD offices.Feedback on the audit report can be provided as follows:
Mail comments and submissions to: Capital Regional District Head Office, Attention: Dan Telford, Senior Manager, Environmental Engineering, 625 Fisgard Street, Victoria, BC V8W 2S6
“Public consultation is a key component of the wastewater treatment project,” said CRD Board Chair Geoff Young. “The CRD has a strong commitment to open communications on this major initiative and will continue to be diligent in providing an open and transparent communication and consultation process.”
The CRD completed a Core Area Liquid Waste Management Plan in July 2009 to serve the municipalities of Colwood, Esquimalt, Langford, Oak Bay, Saanich, Victoria and View Royal. The plan provides a strategy for managing liquid wastes for the next 25 years.
This is the second audit report that the CRD will submit to the Ministry of Environment for the Core Area Liquid Waste Management Plan. The deadline for submission of this report is March 31, 2012. -30-
Core Area Liquid Waste Management Plan - 2011 Performance Audit of Plan Commitments
For further information please contact:
Andy Orr, Senior Manager
CRD Corporate Communications
Office: 250.360.3229 | Cell: 250.216.5492