Why you should be interested

You might be thinking, why should I care how Courtenay and Comox collects, treats and disposes of its sewage? Most people never think about this topic. But this isn’t just about poop. It’s about decisions that affect our social and environmental values. It’s about fiscal responsibility. It’s about protecting the K’omoks estuary. It’s about recognizing how sea level rise and the increasing frequency and severity of winter storms will impact our shorelines, where sewer pipes are now located. CVRD engineers for the Courtenay-Comox Sewer Commission have engaged public stakeholders to set new goals and objectives that will guide a planning process for a long term solution.

5 reasons why you should care about sewerage

Your enjoyment of our waterfront One of the joys of living in the Comox Valley often touted in tourism promotions is the pleasure of swimming off beaches around Baynes Sound, including Comox Bay, off the end of Goose Spit, or from the beach at Point Holmes. Besides...

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Let our elected officials know how you feel:

Town of Comox:

Russ Arnott, Mayor: rarnott@comox.ca

Alex Bissinger: abissinger@comox.ca

Nicole Minions: nminions@comox.ca

Patrick McKenna:  pmckenna@comox.ca

Ken Grant: kgrant@comox.ca

Maureen Swift: mswift@comox.ca

Stephanie McGowan: smcgowan@comox.ca

City of Courtenay:

Bob Wells, Mayor: bwells@courtenay.ca

David Frisch: dfrisch@courtenay.ca

Doug Hillian: dhillian@courtenay.ca

Wendy Morin: wmorin@courtenay.ca

Mano Theos: mtheos@courtenay.ca

Will Cole-Hamilton: wcolehamilton@courtenay.ca

Melanie McCollum: mmccollum@courtenay.ca

CVRD

Marc Rutten:  mrutten@comoxvalleyrd.ca

Kris LaRose: klarose@comoxvalleyrd.ca