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Nov 08, 2019

Council Notebook for November 4, 2019

Ladysmith Council met for an hour and a half on Monday, November 4, 2019 with highlights of the meeting, with its 600-plus page agenda, being adopt...

2019.11.07 4th Ave Update
Nov 07, 2019

4th Avenue paving tentatively scheduled for next week

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Nov 06, 2019

Ladysmith Council's Strategic Plan sets key priorities for the community


The Town of Ladysmith's 2020-2023 Strategic Plan is ...

Oct 30, 2019

Stz'uminus First Nation begin upgrades to reactivate logging road in Town boundary

Key Points:

  • The Town of Ladysmith is supporting Stz'uminus First Nation in facilitating access for the purposes of loggi...

Oct 28, 2019

Ladysmith Council Notebook for Oct. 21, 2019

Ladysmith Council met for an hour and a half on Monday, Oct. 21, 2019 with a couple of the highlights being a change in Council meetings to Tuesday...

Oct 24, 2019

4th Avenue culvert replacement project on budget

The Town of Ladysmith is in the final phase of the 4th Avenue at Rocky Creek culvert replacement project and on track to have the job completed i...

2019.10.22 plastic waste
Oct 22, 2019

Mayor Stone proclaims October 21-27 as Waste Reduction Week

The Town of Ladysmith is joining municipalities and First Nations, schools, businesses an...

Oct 18, 2019

Council approves updated plan for Lot 108 at Forrest Field

Ladysmith Council has approved the Lot 108 Park Plan Update to enhance sports facilities and community amenities at Forrest Field through a phase...

Oct 18, 2019

Ladysmith Council Notebook for Oct. 7, 2019

Ladysmith Council met for just over an hour and ten minutes on Monday, Oct. 7, 2019 with the Lot 108 Park Plan update among the agenda highlights...

Oct 18, 2019

Wanted: Volunteers to Help With Council Pay Review

This fall, the Town is reviewing the pay and related benefits that Councillors earn.  We are setting up a committee to help with this review.&...

Oct 04, 2019

4th Avenue Culvert Replacement Construction Update

The important groundwork, construction of the...

2019.10.01 Walkem Sidewalks
Oct 01, 2019

Walkem Road sidewalk project moves towards completion

The Walkem Road sidewalk project is moving ahead on schedule.  This week, we poured the curbs and gutters. 

On Wednesday, we pour...

Holland Creek before Chicken Ladder
Sep 24, 2019

Periodic Holland Creek trail closures taking place Sept. 24-Oct. 4

Holland Creek Trail users are advised that periodic closures will take place between the RCMP Detachment and Upper Bridge from Sept 24th<...

Sep 19, 2019

Ladysmith drops to Stage 2 water restrictions

Following a period of increased rainfall, the Town of Ladysmith is moving to Stage 2 water restrictions and encouraging residents to continue doing...

Sep 18, 2019

Town and School District 68 partner to create temporary space for Waterfront Gallery

The Town of Ladysmith and Nanaimo Ladysmith Public Schools have signed a temporary lease...

Sep 18, 2019

Town Contains Chlorine Leak at Water Filtration Plant

The Town of Ladysmith and Ladysmith Fire Rescue responded to a chlorine leak on Tuesday afternoon at the Water Filtration Plant.

The i...

Sep 11, 2019

Five Additional Bollards Downtown to Protect Pedestrians

Five additional protective safety bollards will be installed on 1st Avenue as part of the ongoing construction project, bringing the total to 14 and h...

Sep 09, 2019

Bollards Installation on First Avenue Starting Sept. 9

Downtown Ladysmith remains open for business as the Town begins the installation of nine bollards that will ensure greater pedestrian safety along ...

Sep 06, 2019

Ladysmith Retail Cannabis Survey Results Inform Council

The results of the Town of Ladysmith's survey on the sale of recreational cannabis have been collected and will now help inform Council as it ...

Aug 23, 2019

Pre-construction phase of Machine Shop upgrades get started

The Town of Ladysmith has started the pre-construction phase of structural, code and seis...

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