Convening for Action in 2013

Cowichan Valley Regional District is a Champion Supporter of the Partnership for Water Sustainability

“The Regional Board is committed to achieving the vision that we share for watershed sustainability in our region. We also appreciate the leadership shown by Kate Miller in guiding the CVRD to the destination. Kate truly is a champion. She is demonstrating how benefits are flowing to this region because we collaborate with other regions,” stated Mayor Rob Hutchins, Chair of the Regional Board.

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Rainwater Management in the Comox Valley Regional District Electoral Areas: Current Practice and Future Options

“Recognizing the importance of the issue, the Regional Board identified a rainwater strategy as a NOW priority in its 2012 Strategic Plan. An action item was a legal and technical review of current practices and future options…recommendations were approved by the Board in March 2013, and implementation of first steps is proceeding,” states Kevin Lorette.

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City of Courtenay Issues First "State of the Environment Report"

“The report draws on data from other agencies such as the Community Energy and Emissions Inventory from the provincial government. Most of the targets in the report have been established in either the City’s Official Community Plan or the Comox Valley Regional Growth Strategy,” explains Nancy Hofer.

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