District describes successful sewer info session

  • Jun. 8, 2011 2:00 p.m.

A four hour public information session on the topic of Sooke’s sewer system was held on May 25 in the district council chamber.

District of Sooke Corporate Officer Bonnie Sprinkling said the following morning that organizers of this type of event are always hoping for a good turnout. She added that with everything going on it can be a challenge to pick the ideal time.

Those points being made, she said the event had positive fallout as the people canvassed indicated they’d received the information they sought.

Detailed information relating to the sewer system and how, by whom, and for how long it may be operated in the future was available at the session.

About 30 people accepted the District’s offer.

From the questions and answers, a new “Frequently Asked Questions” information sheet has been placed on the District of Sooke website, along with all the information posters presented at the meeting. Please see http://sooke.ca/EN/main/government/corpservices/sewer_agreement.html for this updated information.

Just Posted

MISSING:Victoria police seek 42-year-old Craig Hughes?

Hughes was last seen on May 20 at 5:45 a.m.

Some showers, high of 18 C for Tuesday

Plus a look ahead at your weekly forecast

Peninsula crews extinguish early morning boat fire in Central Saanich

Firefighters saved nearby home from further damage

Bay Street Bridge construction begins today

Point Ellice Bridge will be closed to eastbound vehicle traffic until October

Rescuers finally persuade Eiffel Tower climber to come down

The official said the man was ‘under control and out of danger’ on Monday night

Greater Victoria wanted list for the week of May 21

Greater Victoria Crime Stoppers is seeking the public’s help in locating the… Continue reading

Oil companies, 24-cent gap between B.C., Alberta to be focus of gas price probe

Premier John Horgan called the spike in gas prices ‘alarming’

Meals on Wheels needs volunteers

Cooks, meal planners desperately required

Motorcycle deaths spike 50% since 2017

Riders were most likely fatally crash on the weekends compared with the rest of the week

Mother of accused charged in death of Surrey teen girl found in torched SUV

Manjit Kaur Deo charged with ‘accessory after the fact’ in 2017 death of Surrey teen

Family of B.C. pilot killed in Honduras trying to ‘piece together’ tragedy

Patrick Forseth has a number of friends in the area and was loved by everyone

Justin Trudeau credits immigration for Canada’s growing tech sector

Trudeau stressed that Canada has become a major source of talent for tech all over the world

Feds launch tourism strategy designed to boost sector 25 per cent by 2025

The fund is supposed to back experiences that show off Canada’s strengths

Most Read