Protecting our Environment: Council Achievements 2011-2018

  • Solar Colwood funding from NRCan, making Colwood a leader on the environment
  • Proposal to identifying cost effective options to manage sewage treatment in Colwood
  • Completed Sewer Master Plan
  • Drafted Transportation Master Plan
  • Solar Colwood Demonstration Project at the Fire Hall
  • Installed Electric Vehicle Charging Stations at several locations throughout Colwood through Solar Colwood funding
  • Continued to raise awareness and uptake of clean energy solutions through the Solar Colwood program
  • Expanded the Solar Colwood program to offer financial incentives through Solar CRD
  • Continued to measure and reduce GHG emissions, earning recognition as a Climate Action Community.
  • Completed extensive research on Colwood sewage treatment and resource recovery solutions
  • Initialized plans for an Urban Forest Strategy, Rainwater Management Plan and Parks Master Plan
  • Tree Management: Preservation of our Urban Forest and Environment

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