• Saanich appoints new Capital Regional District and Hospital District Board Director

    Apr 25, 2017
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  • CRD Board Opposed to Privatization of Canadian Airports

    Feb 22, 2017
    Media Release: The Capital Regional District (CRD) Board passed a resolution requesting the Federation of Canadian Municipalities (FCM) to call on the Federal Government to not proceed with the potential privatization of Canadian airports in the upcoming federal budget.
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  • CRD Board Holds Inaugural Meeting

    Jan 11, 2017
    The Capital Regional District (CRD) Board held its inaugural meeting today. CRD Board Chair Barbara Desjardins delivered her inaugural speech outlining the Board’s focus for the year ahead and appointments to standing committees.
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  • CRD Board Approves Preliminary 2017 Financial Plan

    Nov 30, 2016
    Media Release: The Capital Regional District (CRD) Board has approved the preliminary 2017 Financial Plan. The plan focuses on investment in the future of the region, while slightly reducing operating costs and maintaining staff levels.
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  • Capital Regional District and Hospital District Announce 2017 Board Chairs

    Nov 09, 2016
    Robert Lapham, Capital Regional District (CRD) Chief Administrative Officer is pleased to announce the 2017 CRD Chair and Vice-Chair, the Capital Regional Hospital District (CRHD) Chair and Vice-Chair and the membership of the Boards.
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  • CRD Board Chair Encouraged by Caucus Review

    Aug 22, 2016
    Media Release: Capital Regional District (CRD) Board Chair Barbara Desjardins has received a letter confirming that the Federation of Canadian Municipalities (FCM) will review the variables that determine guidelines for membership in the Big City Mayors Caucus (BCMC) this coming fall.
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  • CRD Releases 2015 Annual Report

    Jun 09, 2016
    Information Bulletin: The Capital Regional District (CRD) released its Annual Report today, outlining key accomplishments, service delivery results and progress toward strategic priorities for the region as identified by the CRD Board.
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  • Capital Regional District Announces 2016 Board Chair

    Dec 09, 2015
    Media Release: Robert Lapham, Capital Regional District (CRD) Chief Administrative Officer is pleased to announce the 2016 Board of Directors. At their inaugural meeting today, the CRD Board elected their Chair and Vice-Chair.
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  • Wastewater Commission Moves to Scale Back Operations

    Jul 31, 2015
    Media Release: Following the Core Area Wastewater Treatment Program Commission (formerly Seaterra Commission) meeting today, Brenda Eaton, Commission Chair, announced that several steps have been completed to scale back operations and reduce costs as the Capital Regional District continues its planning work to find a new solution to wastewater treatment for the seven core municipalities.
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  • CRD Board Approves 2015 Budget

    Mar 25, 2015
    Information Bulletin: The Capital Regional District (CRD) Board today approved its 2015 budget, focused on enhancing infrastructure and providing services that are priorities for the region. The 2015 operating expenditure portion of the budget ($203 million) pays for a range of more than 200 CRD services to over 371,000 people in the region. In addition, the 2015 capital budget targets $131 million in capital projects.
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  • CRD Calls for Applications for Eastside Public Advisory Committee

    Feb 18, 2015
    Media Release: The Capital Regional District (CRD) is inviting applications from members of the public to sit on the Eastside Public Advisory Committee (PAC).
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  • Grants Approved for Construction of Affordable Rental Housing

    Feb 11, 2015
    Media Release: The Capital Regional District (CRD) Board today approved the recommendation to award three Regional Housing Trust Fund (RHTF) grants totalling $2,385,000 to assist the Greater Victoria Rental Development Society, the Society of St. Vincent de Paul and the Pacifica Housing Society in the construction of new affordable rental housing.
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  • CRD Board Establishes Special Task Force on First Nations

    Jan 16, 2015
    Media Release: The Capital Regional District (CRD) Board took an important step forward this week in building trust and promoting ongoing collaboration with First Nations governments, when it passed a motion to establish a Special Task Force on First Nations.
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  • CRD to Consider Forming Wastewater Select Committee for Saanich, Victoria and Oak Bay

    Jan 07, 2015
    Media Release: The Capital Regional District (CRD) Core Area Liquid Waste Management Committee today passed a motion recommending that the CRD Board approve the formation of a Wastewater and Resource Recovery Select Committee for the Saanich, Victoria and Oak Bay participants of the Core Area Liquid Waste Management Plan (CALWMP).
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  • Capital Regional District Board Announces 2015 Chair

    Dec 10, 2014
    New Release: Robert Lapham, Capital Regional District (CRD) Chief Administrative Officer is pleased to announce the 2015 Board of Directors. At their inaugural meeting today, the CRD Board elected their Chair and Vice Chair.
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  • Final Results for Capital Regional District Local Elections

    Nov 20, 2014
    Information Bulletin: The Capital Regional District (CRD) is pleased to announce the final results for the CRD local elections, which identify the following 2015 – 2018 CRD Board members for Salt Spring Island, the Southern Gulf Islands and Juan De Fuca.
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  • Funding Approved for Rosalie’s Village Project

    Nov 12, 2014
    Media Release: The Capital Regional District (CRD) Board today approved the allocation of $400,000 from the federal Homelessness Partnering Strategy (HPS) for Rosalie’s Village transitional housing project.
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  • Westside Wastewater and Resource Recovery Select Committee Holds First Meeting

    Oct 28, 2014
    Media Release: The first meeting of the Westside Wastewater and Resource Recovery Select Committee, with members from Colwood, Esquimalt, Langford, View Royal and Songhees Nation, was held on October 23, 2014.
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  • Board Receives Progress Report on 2012- 2014 CRD Strategic Plan

    Oct 08, 2014
    Media Release: The Capital Regional District (CRD) Board received a report on the 2012-2014 CRD Strategic Plan.
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  • Local Government Elections with Mail Ballot Voting Available

    Sep 17, 2014
    Media Release: The Capital Regional District’s (CRD) General Voting Day for local government elections is on Saturday, November 15, 2014.
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