Community Notices

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If you have ever thought about running for Council, this is the session for you! District Staff will provide an overview of: What is local government in BC What are the roles and responsibilities in local government? How do you know if you are to...
June Spotlight on Council
Monday, 11 June 2018
The June 2018 Spotlight on Council is now available! Click HERE to read the latest version.
The District is seeking community input on how to best use the funds from the Barkley Community Forest to benefit Ucluelet. Please take a moment to share your priorities with us by taking our online survey.  Printed copies of the survey are...
Special Meeting of Council
Friday, 08 June 2018
Notice is hereby given that a Special Meeting of Council will be held at the above stated date and time and will be located at the: George Fraser Room, Ucluelet Community Centre, 500 Matterson Drive, Ucluelet, B.C. The meeting will be: A Closed...
This position plays a key role in the promotion of safer beaches, parks, recreational and cultural spaces to make them more attractive for use by the public of all ages during the busy summer season. It performs primarily the duties of educator and...
Committee of the Whole Meeting
Thursday, 31 May 2018
Notice is hereby given that a Special Meeting of Committee of the Whole will be held on Wednesday, June 6, 2018 at 3:00 PM in the George Fraser Room at the Ucluelet Community Centre, 500 Matterson Drive. The meeting will be an Open Meeting. The...
Director of Finance Job Posting
Thursday, 31 May 2018
Reporting to and partnering with the Chief Administrative Officer (CAO), the Director of Finance (Director) will play a critical role in developing and implementing the financial strategy for the District of Ucluelet. The Director will be...
Please click HERE for the latest update on the Hwy 4 - Kennedy Hill Traffic Interruptions schedule.
Special Meeting of Council
Wednesday, 23 May 2018
Notice is hereby given that a Special Meeting of Council will be held in the George Fraser Room at the Ucluelet Community Centre, 500 Matterson Drive, Ucluelet B.C. on Thursday, May 24, 2018, commencing at 10:00 a.m. The agenda will consist of:...
Public Works Week - Open House
Tuesday, 22 May 2018
The District of Ucluelet, Public Works/Parks Department will be hosting an Open House this Thursday, May 24, 2018 between 10:00 am- 2:30 pm at the Public Works yard, located at 2070 Peninsula Road. During the Open House, the District would like to...
The District of Ucluelet is seeking a volunteer member to serve on the Barkley Community Forest Corporation Board of Directors. One Director will be appointed by the Council of the District of Ucluelet for a three year term. Please click HERE for...
Special Meeting of Council
Friday, 18 May 2018
Notice is hereby given that a Special Meeting of Council will be held in the George Fraser Room at the Ucluelet Community Centre, 500 Matterson Drive, Ucluelet B.C. on Tuesday, May 22, 2018, commencing at 10:00 a.m. Members of the public are...
Notice of Public Hearing
Thursday, 17 May 2018
Notice is hereby given that a Public Hearing, pursuant to Sections 464 and 466 of the Local Government Act, will be held at the Ucluelet Community Centre, located at 500 Matterson Drive, Ucluelet B.C., on Tuesday May 22nd, 2018 commencing at 6:30...
Harbour Authority Meeting
Monday, 14 May 2018
Notice is hereby given that the Regular Meeting of the Harbour Authority will be held in the George Fraser Room at the Ucluelet Community Centre, 500 Matterson Drive, Ucluelet B.C. on Tuesday, May 15, 2018, at 6:30 p.m. Please note the earlier...
Contract Position: 16 hours a week Term: 6 months - June to November 2018 Rate: $12,480 for 6 months (extension on mutual agreement) Description: This contracted position will provide temporary support to a well-established Fire Services and...
May Spotlight on Council
Wednesday, 09 May 2018
The May Spotlight on Council is now available! For a PDF version, please click HERE. The Spotlight on Council highlights key information from Mayor and Council.
Tomorrow the District of Ucluelet will be testing an emergency siren system between 1-3pm. Please see the attached summary PDF which now includes a map of proposed testing locations. District staff will be moving the siren through the different...
Employment Opportunities
Tuesday, 08 May 2018
The District of Ucluelet has several seasonal job openings available. For more information, visit the "Careers" section of the website.
Attention: To the Public and Other Stakeholders Re: Barkley Community Forest Limited Partnership Firewood Program on Licence K3S Cutblocks (Message from Zoltan Schafer, R.P.F. Forestry Manager, BCFLP) This notice is intended to address the future...
Special Meeting of Council
Thursday, 03 May 2018
Notice is hereby given that a Special Meeting of Council will be held in the George Fraser Room at the Ucluelet Community Centre, 500 Matterson Drive, Ucluelet B.C. on Friday, May 4, 2018, commencing at 2:00 p.m. Members of the public are advised...
Tsunami Siren Testing - May 9th
Monday, 30 April 2018
The District of Ucluelet will be testing an emergency siren warning system on May 9th every half hour between 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm. The community is asked to participate by providing input to the Municipality through a survey. The District will also...
International Day of Mourning
Friday, 27 April 2018
Across Canada, April 28 has been designated the Day of Mourning. As workers, families, employers, and communities come together at ceremonies held around the province to remember those who have lost their lives to work-related incidents or...
Spring Clean-Up 2018
Tuesday, 17 April 2018
The District of Ucluelet will be hosting a municipal "Clean-Up Day" on Saturday, May 26, 2018 for "residential" properties located within the municipal boundary. Please note: Strata & Commercial properties are not eligible for this service. For a...
Special Meeting of Council
Monday, 09 April 2018
Notice is hereby given that a Special Meeting of Council will be held in Activity Room 1 at the Ucluelet Community Centre, 500 Matterson Drive, Ucluelet B.C. on Tuesday, April 10, 2018, commencing at 2:00 p.m. Members of the public are advised that...
Spotlight on Council Notice!
Friday, 06 April 2018
The Spotight on Council notice is back!! Click on the following link to view the latest edition which hightlights some key features from Council. Spotlight on Council Notice
The call for nominations for the Order of Brisitish Columbia is now open, and we encourage you to nomimate someone for this presitgious honour. An independent Advisory Council chaired by the Chief Justice of British Columbia considers nominations...
Office Closure Notice
Thursday, 29 March 2018
The District of Ucluelet of Ucluelet's Main Office, Public Works Yard, and the Community Centre will be closed Friday, March 30th, and Monday, April 2nd. Our operations will open on Tuesday, April 2nd at 8:30 am. For public works emergencies,...
2018 Proposed Budget
Tuesday, 27 March 2018
A copy of the 2018 Proposed Budget can be found by clicking below, or by visiting the Publications section of our Publications, Forms & Bylaws page. 2018 Proposed Budget Alternatively, you can view an hard copy at the District's main office at 200 Main...
Special Meeting of Council
Wednesday, 21 March 2018
Notice is hereby given that a Special Meeting of Council will be held in the George Fraser Room at the Ucluelet Community Centre, 500 Matterson Drive, Ucluelet B.C. on Thursday, March 22, 2018, commencing at 1:00 p.m. The agenda will consist of:...
Special Meeting of Council
Friday, 16 March 2018
Notice is hereby given that a Special Meeting of Council will be held in the George Fraser Room at the Ucluelet Communuty Centre, 500 Matterson Drive, Ucluelet B.C. on Tuesday, March 20,2018, commencing at 1:00 p.m. The agenda will consist of:...
Business License Renewal Notice
Friday, 16 March 2018
Special Meeting of Council
Monday, 12 March 2018
There will be two Special Meetings of Council on Tuesday, March 13, 2018. 1. Notice is hereby given that a Special Meeting of Council will be held in the George Fraser Room at the Ucluelet Community Centre, 500 Matterson Dive, Ucluelet BC on...
Community Open House
Tuesday, 06 March 2018
Come have your say! Provide your input on the Official Community Plan Update & Emergency Preparedness, this Thursday, March 8th at the Ucluelet Community Centre from 3:00 - 7:00 pm. Other events this weekend include: OCP on the Streets, March 9th -...
Invitation to the Barkley Community Forest Open House - March 14th, 2018, 3:00 - 7:00pm. Held at the Toquaht Offices, 1971 Peninusla Road. In compliance with the Forest Stewardship Plan, and their commitment to provide regular updates on the...
Special Meeting of Council
Friday, 02 March 2018
Notice is hereby given that a Special Meeting of Council will be held in the George Fraser Room at the Ucluelet Community Centre, 500 Matterson Drive, Ucluelet BC on Tuesday, March 6, 2018, commencing at 10:00 a.m. The agenda will consist of:...
Cougar Sighting
Wednesday, 21 February 2018
Notice of Cougar Sighting - February 21, 2018 A cougar was sighted by a resident around 2:35 pm today, walking down Marine Drive towards Helen Road. Please exercise caution when walking around town.
The District of Ucluelet is pleased to share with you our public meeting agenda for the 2018 Budget. A series of meetings are held every year for Council to review and approve the proposed annual budget. These meetings are open to the public and we...
Harbour Advisory Meeting Notice
Tuesday, 13 February 2018
Notice is hereby given that a Meeting of the Harbour Advisory Commission will be held in Activity Room 1 at the Ucluelet Community Centre, 500 Matterson Drive, Ucluelet B.C. on Thursday, February 15, 2018, commencing at 5:30 p.m. Please see the...
Notice of Office Closure
Tuesday, 13 February 2018
Due to an All Staff Meeting, the District Office will be closed until 10 AM on Thursday, February 15, 2018. We apologize for any inconvenience. Please see the link for more information: 
Special Meeting of Council
Tuesday, 13 February 2018
Notice is hereby given that a Special Meeting of Council will be held in the George Fraser Room at the Ucluelet Community Centre, 500 Matterson Drive, Ucluelet B.C. on Thursday, February 15, 2018, commencing at 7:30 p.m. Please see the link here...
Special Meeting of Council
Saturday, 10 February 2018
Special Meeting of Council - Tuesday February 13, 2018 Notice is hereby given that a Special Meeting of Council will be held in the George Fraser Room at the Ucluelet Community Centre, 500 Matterson Drive, Ucluelet B.C. on Tuesday, February 13,...
Tsunami Alert Response Letter to Residents
Saturday, 03 February 2018
Please see the attached letter from the District of Ucluelet regarding the recent tsunami alert response. Tsunami Alert Response Letter to Residents
Special Meeting of Council
Saturday, 03 February 2018
Notice is hereby given that a Special Meeting of Council will be held in-camera in the George Fraser Room at the Ucluelet Community Centre, 500 Matterson Road, Ucluelet, BC on Tuesday, February 6th, 2018, commencing at 10:00am. Members of the...
Parks Canada, Ucluelet and Tofino have issued an advisory for extreme waves and possible upper-shoreline flooding for the Pacific Rim region. The public is being warned to use extreme caution on beaches, shorelines, docks and marinas, and coastal...
Kennedy Hill Information Session Today
Wednesday, 24 January 2018
The Ministry of Transportation is hosting a public information session for the Kennedy Hill safety improvements today, January 24th from 4:00 – 7:00pm at the Ucluelet Community Centre. More information about the project can be found on their...
The District of Ucluelet would like to thank first responder agencies and emergency volunteers for their exceptional efforts this early morning in response to the National Tsunami Warning Centre (NTWC) Tsunami Warning.   The District of Ucluelet also...
INFORMATION BULLETIN - UPDATE Extreme Wave Hazard Advisory Issued for the Pacific Rim Region Advisory will continue into Friday, January 19, 2018PLEASE BE COAST SMART and respect the Ocean!
INFORMATION BULLETIN Extreme Wave Hazard Advisory Issued for the Pacific Rim Region UCLUELET-TOFINO, B.C., January 16, 2018 – Parks Canada has issued an extreme wave hazard advisory for the Pacific Rim region including Ucluelet, Tofino and Pacific Rim...
The District of Ucluelet is seeking a volunteer member to serve on the Barkley Commnunity Forest Corporation Board of Directors. One Director will be appointed by the Council of the District of Ucluelet for a three year term. Please click HERE for a...
Service Canada Visit to the West Coast
Monday, 11 December 2017
Service Canada will be at the Ucluelet Community Centre from 11:00am - 3:00pm today, Monday, December 11th.   The Canada Revenue Agency will be running a CRA information session, as well as a Service Canada outreach clinic. During the CRA information...
Special Meeting of Council
Monday, 04 December 2017
Notice is hereby given that a Special Meeting of Council will be held in-camera in the Lychee Boardroom at the District of Ucluelet, 200 Main Street, Ucluelet, B.C. on Tuesday, December 5th, 2017, commencing at 9:00 a.m. The agenda will consist of: •...
Notice of Special Meeting of Council
Friday, 24 November 2017
2017-11-24. Notice of Special Meeting of Council. Notice is hereby given that a Special Meeting of Council will be held in-camera in the George Fraser Room at the Ucluelet Community Centre, 500 Matterson Drive, Ucluelet B.C. on Tuesday, November...
Cancelled - Harbour Authority Meeting
Monday, 20 November 2017
Please be advised the November 21, 2017 Harbour Authority meeting has been cancelled. The 2018 meeting dates have not yet been set.
ACRD - West Coast Multiplex Survey
Saturday, 11 November 2017
We want to hear from you! Please click HERE to be directed to the Alberni Clayoquot Regional District's website and then click the link that says Multiplex Survey. Communities on the west coast have, for some time, been considering the construction of a...
Water Restrictions Lifted
Friday, 03 November 2017
Water restrictions will be lifted effective November 3, 2017. For the complete Water Restrictions Lifted notice, please click here.
Cougar Sighting
Tuesday, 31 October 2017
Public Safety Notice: (2017-10-31) The District has learned that a cougar was sighted in the area of Matterson and Larch. The District has notified the Conservation Officer, but please stick together tonight and if you see a cougar, please call the...
Extreme Wave Advisory
Thursday, 19 October 2017
The District of Ucluelet is asking residents and visitors to use extreme caution on beaches, shorelines, docks and marinas, and coastal waters in and around Ucluelet today and tomorrow (Thursday & Friday October 19th & 20th, 2017). Ocean waves are...
Thumbnail Have your say in the Alberni Clayoquot Health Network's two online surveys. Click the links below to be redirected to participate: Alberni Clayoquot Health Network 2017 Strategic Planning Survey and Poverty Reduction Education Campaign Survey...
Community Notice: Tax Sale Cancellation
Friday, 22 September 2017
    NOTICE OF CANCELLATION                         THE DISTRICT OF UCLUELET TAX SALE SCHEDULED TO BE HELD:     SEPTEMBER 25, 2017, 10:00 A.M. 500 MATTERSON DRIVE UCLUELET, BC   HAS BEEN CANCELLED       Carolyn Bidwell, CFO District of Ucluelet September 22, 2017...
Fire Ban Lifted: Ucluelet and Tofino
Tuesday, 19 September 2017
Fire Ban Lifted: Ucluelet and Tofino - beginning September 19, 2017, residents and visitors are advised that the prohibition of open fires on public property has been lifed within the boundaries of Tofino and Ucluelet.   Please click HERE for a full...
Notice of Tax Sale
Monday, 18 September 2017
Pursuant to the Local Government Act, Section 645, the following properties will be offered for sale by public auction in the George Fraser Room of the Ucluelet Community Centre, 500 Matterson Drive, Ucluelet, BC, on Monday September 25, 2017 at...
Fire Truck For Sale
Monday, 28 August 2017
The District of Ucluelet is selling their formerly known fire truck 'Engine #2' for $8,000. The fire truck is a 1992 Volvo / GMC cabover, 6 seater and has a Caterpillar 250 hp engine. The fire truck has 21,603 kms and an alluminium body by Hub Fire...
The District of Ucluelet is in the process of updating its Official Community Plan - the document that guides future land use and development decisions within the District. An Open House will occur this Saturday, August 19th from 10am-4pm at the...
Stage 1 Water Restrictions In Effect
Friday, 11 August 2017
Please be advised that the District of Ucluelt is implementing Stage 1 Water Restrictions, effective Friday, August 11, 2017. This restriction will remain in effect until further notice and includes restrictions on sprinkling, irrigating, and all...
Beginning August 4, 2017, residents and visitors are advised that all open fires, including campfires and beach fires are prohibited on public property within the boundaries of Tofino and Ucluelet. Please click HERE for the official...
Water Conservation Bulletin
Tuesday, 01 August 2017
Recent warm weather conditions and Provincial forecasts have show indications of an increase in drought conditions for the West Coast of Vancouver Island this year. As a pro-active approach, District of Ucluelet staff are asking visitors and...
The District of Ucluelet is continuing the research and consultation phase of the Official Community Plan Review. There are several opportunities this summer to share your thoughts and opinions on the development and trajectory of Ucluelet, and how we...
West Coast Multiplex Project Update
Wednesday, 19 July 2017
The Alberni-Clayoquot Regional District is pleased to provide the following status update on the West Coast Multiplex Project. Please click on the following link for the full status report: Multiplex...
Please note: Due to a water pump failure at the Lost Shoe Creek Acquifer this morning, water may appear discoloured. If you experience water discolouration, please flush your water lines using an outside faucet until the water runs clear. We...
UCLUELET - The Coastal Fire Centre has recently implemented a Category 2 and Category 3 Open Fire prohibition. On July 6, 2017, the Coastal Fire Centre also issued a Campfire Ban in all areas except the ‘Fog Zone’ and Haida Gwaii. The District of...
Ucluelet Volunteer Fire Brigade Wet Down Ceremony Invitation!   The Ucluelet Volunteer Fire Brigade and the District of Ucluelet would like to invite the community to participate in a wet down ceremony to mark the official in-service of our new...
DOU 2016 Annual Report
Friday, 30 June 2017
The 2016 Annual Report is now available. Please click here to view the document.
Job Opportunities
Friday, 26 May 2017
Thumbnail             JOB OPPORTUNITIES ________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ District of Ucluelet Parks & Recreation Department GROUNDS KEEPER – SEASONAL POSITION Term:          ...
Water Advisory
Wednesday, 17 May 2017
Please note that as part of the Capital Works Project on Cedar Road, residents may experience discoloured water throughout the day. If you experience discoloured water, Public Works advises to turn on an outside tap until the water runs clear. We...
JOB OPPORTUNITY
Saturday, 13 May 2017
Thumbnail District of Ucluelet PARKS & Recreation Department     ACTING RECREATION ASSISTANT – Maternity Leave   JOB SUMMARY: Reporting to the Director of Parks & Recreation, the Recreation Assistant is responsible for providing front line service and assists with...
Water Discolouration
Thursday, 11 May 2017
Please note: Due to construction on Cedar Road yesterday, we are currently experiencing discolouration in the District's water system. If you see discolouratin in your water supply, please turn on an outside tap until the water runs clear. We...
UPDATE - Undirectional Flushing
Monday, 24 April 2017
UPDATE - Unidirectional Flushing   Crews are now starting on Rainforest Drive, which will also include Rainforest Lane and Athlone Road.
BC Hydro - Road Closure Notice
Friday, 21 April 2017
Zone 0 - Update
Wednesday, 19 April 2017
Unidirectional Flushing Program Update Zone 0 - will start at aproximately 9:00am today, April 19th.
BC Jobs Plan 5-Year Update
Wednesday, 05 April 2017
Thumbnail   The District of Ucluelet is seeking to expand the skateboard park. This project forms one of the priorities from the District of Ucluelet Parks & Recreation Master Plan. The proposed Ucluelet Skateboard Expansion Project would add approximately...
Thumbnail   This Request for Proposal is to provide equipment and install of an AV system for the Ucluelet Community Centre's Main Hall Systems should include:- sound system- stage lights- projector & screens- wiring- sound & lighting boards For more...
Press Release - Ucluelet Enlists Host Compliance to Identify Illegal Vacation Rentals  March 10, 2017 For Immediate Release   Ucluelet, BC¾ The District of Ucluelet has entered into an agreement with Host Compliance LLC to begin the process of...
November 28, 2016 For Immediate Release       PRESS RELEASE Exciting New Chapter Opens for Ucluelet Visitor Services Ucluelet, BC --- The District of Ucluelet, Tourism Ucluelet, and the Ucluelet Chamber of Commerce are pleased to announce that, as of...
Thumbnail FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEDuncan, BC, October 13th 2016 UCLUELET ACHIEVED CARBON NEUTRALITY THROUGH THE COMMUNITY CARBON MARKETPLACE The District of Ucluelet (district) met its carbon neutral commitments through the community carbon marketplace for 2014 and...
PRESS RELEASE Breakwater Catamarans Now at Small Craft Harbour October 18, 2016 Ucluelet, BC --- The District of Ucluelet is currently in the midst of receiving improvements to Small Craft Harbour in the way of two new catamarans, which serve as...
NOTICE of Repair and Upgrade to Ucluelet's Wastewater Treatment System The District of Ucluelet (DOU) operates wastewater treatment lagoons located on the southern tip of Hyphocus Island in Ucluelet Harbour. The lagoons treat domestic wastewater from...
For Immediate Release Understanding Local Drinking Water Quality - Press Release [PDF] Ucluelet, BC - Municipal and provincial owned and operated water systems are required to test their water according to the federal Clean Water Act. Regulated...
Please click here to view the presentation given by Bill Dawson, BC Assessment, at the March 14, 2016 Committee of the Whole Meeting.