Wastewater Planning Update


The Core Area Liquid Waste Management Committee (CALWMC) selected a two-plant treatment option as a base case to form a conditional amendment to the 2010 Liquid Waste Management Plan (LWMP).

The option consists of a two-plant system, with a treatment plant at Clover Point in Victoria, to be buried under the park, and a plant at McLoughlin Point or Macaulay Plains in Esquimalt. There are also provisions for a plant in the Westside to be phased in for future growth at a location to be determined in consultation with Westside communities.

The following documents were presented to committee at the March 9 meeting as an element to guide decision making:

The following release was sent to local media after the March 9 meeting:

The CRD will to submit a conditional amendment to the LWMP. Provincial support for a plan is required to be submitted to PPP Canada by March 31, 2016 as a condition to securing the PPP Canada portion of the federal funding grants.

Public Consultation Update

Thank you to citizens, community organizations and everyone who participated in the second phase of Core Area Wastewater consultation. Information pertaining to this phase of the consultation will remain on the Phase 2 Public Consultation page.

The CRD is always interested in your feedback on the Core Area Wastewater Treatment Planning. Please share your comments with us via email and check back regularly for updates.

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