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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

The full reopening of 4th Read More

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...

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

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.&...

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...

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 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...

Aug 23, 2019

Ladysmith Council Notebook for August 19, 2019

Ladysmith Council had a full agenda on Monday, August 19, 2019 and met for just over two hours.

The meeting started with a delegation from r...

Summer Games
Jul 29, 2019

Ladysmith Receives $10,000 in Cowichan 2018 BC Summer Games Legacy Funding

The Town of Ladysmith received $10,000 in legacy funding from the Cowichan 2018 BC Summer Games at an event on Friday, July 19 to mark the one year...

2019.07.11 FINAL.Reactivated Road-Trail Map
Jul 11, 2019

Town of Ladysmith Supports Stz'uminus First Nation Access to Crown Woodlot

The Town of Ladysmith is supporting Stz'uminus First Nation by approving the request to reactivate a section of logging road that crosses Town gree...

Jul 05, 2019

Ladysmith Council Notebook for June 17th and 24th

Ladysmith Council met for an hour and fifteen minutes on Monday, June 17, 2019.

First on the agenda, Council approved a Zoning Bylaw amendme...

Jun 27, 2019

Canada Day in Ladysmith to Feature Live Music, Games and Birthday Cake

Summer has officially arrived and that means the countdown is on to Ladysmith's Canada Day bash at Transfer Beach this coming Monday.

Join u...

Jun 26, 2019

Beat the Lineups – Pay Property Taxes Before July 2 Deadline

Ladysmith homeowners can beat the expected lineups on next Tuesday's property tax deadline by taking advantage of one of several payment options.

Jun 25, 2019


4th Avenue/ Rocky Creek Dip construction detour route open


Jun 20, 2019

4th Avenue Road Closure Notice - June 21, 2019

Please be advised that 4th Avenue between Greenhorn Place and Christie Road will be closed June 21, 2019 until the fall for road work. An alternate ro...

Jun 20, 2019

What You Need to Know about Ladysmith Moving to Stage 3 Water Restrictions

Stage 3 Water Restrictions are in effect on Friday, June 21 for residents of Ladysmith, the Diamond Improvement District and Stz'uminus First Natio...

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