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Clover Point, site of one of Victoria's primary sewage screening plants, from across Ross Bay. Photo © Blake Handley, via Creative Commons and flickr

Region’s rush pre-empts a gold flush

The new sewage-treatment schedule that the Capital Regional District proposed earlier this month contains tight deadlines. In order for this latest development to pan out, proponents for building a secondary treatment plant in the region must determine a new timeline and acquire all approvals and a site for the treatment Read more →

Manhole cover in the rain. Photo © Scott Schiller, via Creative Commons

Water management, like winter rain, is in the forecast

When government officials and industry specialists gather downtown on Tuesday, they’ll be discussing an issue rarely off the public radar for long in this region: water management. The Partnership for Water Sustainability in British Columbia and the Irrigation Industry Association of British Columbia are hosting the one-day workshop, Convening for Read more →