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Public Safety Lifeline Volunteer
Apr 15, 2019

Ladysmith Resident Honoured with Public Safety Award from Province

The Town of Ladysmith wishes to extend a warm congratulations to local resident John Lamb for receiving a Public Safety Lifeline Volunteer Award fr...

Apr 11, 2019

Statement from the Mayor on the passing of Nils Jensen and Dave Mannix

On Sunday we lost two highly regarded leaders on Vancouver Island, far too soon.

On behalf of the Town and Ladysmith and Council, I would li...

Apr 11, 2019

Notice of Construction - Warren St Water Main Replacement

The Town of Ladysmith has hired a contractor to replace the water main along Read More

2019.04.10 Holland Creek Trail Switchback
Apr 10, 2019

Ladysmith improves Holland Creek Trail accessibility with new switchback

A newly created pathway along the Holland Creek Trail now provides a more accessible option for residents and visitors to Ladysmith looking to...

Apr 10, 2019

Ladysmith Council Notebook for April 1, 2019

Ladysmith Council met for an hour and forty five minutes last Monday.

The meeting opened with Mayor Stone sharing with Council and the publi...

Black bear garbage
Apr 08, 2019

Be Bear Smart - protect people, properties and wildlife

WildSafeBC is reminding us all that bears are coming out of hibernation and now is a critical time to make sure our garbage and compost is secure. ...

Apr 05, 2019

Special Council Meeting and Closed Session, Monday, April 8, 2019 at 5:00 p.m.

Town of Ladysmith Council will meet on Monday, April 8, 2019 at 5:00 p.m for a Special Council Meeting and Closed Session. Council will consider the f...

Apr 03, 2019

Town of Ladysmith Acquires Land Within Waterfront Area

The Town of Ladysmith is adding to its green space after receiving title to a 3.2 acre pi...

2019.04.02 HCT WaterFiltrationConstruction
Apr 02, 2019

Holland Creek Trail Fully Reopened

The Holland Creek Trail loop is fully reopened to the public following construction along the path as a result of the new Water Filtration Plant.

2019.03.29 Salvaged Trees (1)
Mar 29, 2019

Town Salvages Downed Windstorm Trees for New Projects

Ladysmith, March 26, 2019 - Sunshine and spring breezes make the December windstorm a distant memory, but the downed trees salvaged by the Town of ...

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...

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