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2019 Poster Spring Clean Up
Mar 25, 2019

Spring Cleanup Week - April 23-29, 2019

The annual Spring Clean Up Week will take place from April 23-29, 2019.

During this week, on your regular collection day the following ad...

Mar 21, 2019

Ladysmith Council Notebook for March 18, 2019

The Town of Ladysmith's Council met for an hour and fifty minutes on Monday, March 18, 2019.

Cowichan Gre...

Mar 07, 2019

Ladysmith Council Notebook for March 4, 2019

Ladysmith Council met on Monday, March 4, 2019, for just over an hour.

Council directed staff to apply to the Union of BC Municipalities fo...

2019.03.07 Holland Creek OPEN
Mar 07, 2019

Holland Creek Trail System - OPEN

The Holland Creek Trail System is now open between the RCMP station & Mackie Road entrances.

Thank you for your patience and understandi...

Mar 01, 2019

Utility Billing Alert

If you have signed up for the pre-authorized utility bill payments, please read this:

During the transfer of the pre-authorized utility bi...

Feb 28, 2019

Municipal Services Notebook for February 25, 2019

The Municipal Services Committee met for over an hour and a half on Monday, February 25, 2019.  The decisions of the Committee are subject to ...

2019.02.21 Population Growth
Feb 21, 2019

Ladysmith Among Fastest Growing Municipalities in B.C.

The Town of Ladysmith continues to be discovered as a very desirable community to live, work and play and as a result has been cited as one of the fas...

Feb 15, 2019

Council Notebook for February 13, 2019

Ladysmith Council met for a special meeting on Wednesday after the original date was rescheduled from Monday due to the snowy weather.

The m...

Feb 15, 2019

Snow Removal Update - February 15, 2019

Major roads are now passable following several major snowfall events over the past week. Town Crews will continue to work on road widening, as well as...

Feb 14, 2019

Curbside Collection Resumes in Town on Feb. 14

Garbage collection is resuming throughout town beginning Thursday, Feb. 14, after being suspended for several days due to weather and road conditio...

Feb 13, 2019

2019 Grants in Aid Due by Feb 28, 2019

Each year Council makes a limited number of grants to support social, cultural and recreational special events and services that are provided on be...

Feb 12, 2019

Postponed to February 27: Development Cost Charges Open House

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Feb 12, 2019

Updates as Ladysmith Snowfall Reaches More Than 20 Inches at Public Works Yard

Town of Ladysmith crews are continuing to work hard 24 hours a day to keep local roads clear and safe for motorists following two significant snowf...

Feb 06, 2019

Bear Alert - Notice to Transfer Beach Users

Please be aware that a bear and cub have been spotted in the wooded area of Transfer Beach.  Please keep pets on a leash and children close to yo...

Jan 29, 2019

Council Notebook for January 21

Ladysmith Council met at Eagles Hall on Monday, January 21 night because of a public hearing on the agenda for the proposed development of 314 Bull...

Holland Creek Trail
Jan 24, 2019

Heart Lake Trail Reopen to Public After 115 Trees Cleared

The majority of the Heart Lake trail is now reopened to the public after some heavy lifting to clear away dozens of downed trees.

Town of La...

Jan 15, 2019

Council Notebook - January 7, 2019

Ladysmith Council held its fi...

Trail closure Jan 8
Jan 11, 2019

Most of Holland Creek Trail Re-opened; Some Others Remain Closed

Ladysmith residents are advised that the Holland Creek trail is being reopened except for a section between the RCMP detachment building and the entra...

Jan 03, 2019

Annual Water Main Flushing - Jan 15 - Apr 30, 2019


Each year, between January and April, the Town's Infrastructure Services, Utilities Departme...

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