Community Notices

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Public Notice - Water Improvement Project As part of the Matterson Reservoir Improvement Project, District staff will be taking the next steps in completing this project by introducing Matterson Reservoir back in the distribution system. This will...
Have your say! The deadline to provide feedback on the District of Ucluelet 2019 Proposed Budget has been extended. Click on the link below to review the document, and provide feeback to the District of Ucluelet via email to This email address is being...
The District of Ucluelet is accepting applications for two positions - Recreation Assistant and Corporate Clerk.  Recreation Assistant (Union)Reporting to the Manager of Parks and Recreation, the Recreation Assistant is responsible for providing...
Have your say on the District of Ucluelet 2019 Budget and the Ucluelet Draft Climate Action Plan! Click on the links below to review the documents, and provide feeback to the District of Ucluelet via email to This email address is being protected...
Please note, the District of Ucluelet will be finalizing the filling of the Matterson Reservoir with the municipal water system. This process will take approximately 3 to 5 days to complete and will start today, March 12, 2019. This work can result in...
Special Meeting of Council
Monday, 11 March 2019
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, March 12, 2019, commencing at 1:30 p.m. Members of the public are...
As part of the Water Improvement Project, the contractor will now be taking the next steps to start the process of completion of the Matterson Reservoir Valving Chamber. The next steps will be filling the valving chamber and the Matterson Reservoir with...
Community Open House - 2019 Budget
Tuesday, 05 March 2019
Have your say! Provide your input on the proposed 2019 Budget on Thursday, March 14, 2019 from 5:00 - 7:00 PM at the Ucluelet Community Centre.  For a PDF version of the poster, please click ...
The District of Ucluelet is currently seeking a Playschool Assistant on a casual basis. For the complete job posting and description, please refer to the District's Careers web page.
Special Meeting of Council
Monday, 04 March 2019
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, March 5, 2019, commencing at 10:00 a.m. Members of the public are...
Ucluelet Celebrates New Fire Services Agreement with the Yuułuʔiłʔatḥ Government – Ucluelet First Nation, and Gives Thanks to Retiring Fire Chief Eeftink. The District of Ucluelet and the Yuułuʔiłʔatḥ Government – Ucluelet First Nation (YG) have...
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 26, 2019, commencing at 3:30 p.m. The agenda will consist of: •...
Notice of Temporary Water Disruption
Tuesday, 19 February 2019
The Ucluelet Volunteer Fire Brigade will be conducting training exercises in the 1500 block of Peninsula Road, Tuesday February 19, 2019 between 7 pm to 9 pm. The exercise will consist of utilizing hydrants within the municipal system. Due to the...
Job Postings
Thursday, 14 February 2019
The District of Ucluelet is currently accepting applications for the following key positions in our growing town: Finance Supervisor (Exempt) - deadline March 4, 2019 at 4:00 PM PST.  Fire Chief (Exempt) - deadline March 11, 2019 at 4:00 PM PST.  The...
Please click HERE for a copy of the February 9, 2019 to March 4, 2019 closure schedule. You can also find a copy of the schedule on the Emil Anderson Construction Hwy 4 Kennedy Hill Project Updates Facebook page at...
Notice - Two Special Meetings of Council
Friday, 08 February 2019
Notice of two upcoming Special Meetings of Council. Please click on the links below for the full PDF version. Special Meeting of Committee of the Whole - Tuesday, February 19, 2019 at 6:00 PM in the George Fraser Room at the Ucluelet Community...
BC Hydro Planned Power Outage
Wednesday, 06 February 2019
Please note - BC Hydro will be switching off power on Sunday, March 3, 2019 from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM. This will affect all customers in Tofino, Ucluelet, Ahousaht, Toquaht Bay, Salmon Beach, Port Albion and surrounding areas.  For the official BC Hydro...
Notice of Temporary Water Disruption
Tuesday, 05 February 2019
The Ucluelet Volunteer Fire Brigade will be conducting training exercises in the 100 block of Sea Plane Base Road and the 500 block of Forbes Road, Tuesday February 5, 2019 between 7 pm to 9 pm. Due to the nature of the practice and time of year...
Please click HERE for a copy of the February 1, 2019 to February 18, 2019 closure schedule. You can also find a copy of the schedule on the Emil Anderson Construction Hwy 4 Kennedy Hill Project Updates Facebook page at...
Notice of Temporary Water Disruption
Tuesday, 29 January 2019
Notice of Temporary Water Disruption The Ucluelet Volunteer Fire Brigade with be conducting a training exercise on both the 500 block and the 800 block of Marine Drive, Tuesday January 29, 2019 Between 7 pm to 9 pm. The exercise will consist of...
Liquor Primary Transfer of Location Application Notice Notice is hereby given that the District of Ucluelet Council will be considering a Liquor Primary Transfer of Location Application at its regular Council meeting at the Ucluelet Community...
Road Closure Notice - Marine Drive
Tuesday, 29 January 2019
As part of the Black Rock development, municipal servicing is required and the work will take place over the next two days. Public Work crews will be closing Marine Drive, from Cedar Grove Place to Rain Forest Drive to all traffic on Tuesday,...
NOTICE - Special Meeting of Council
Thursday, 24 January 2019
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 Wednesday, January 30, 2019, commencing at 1:00 p.m. The agenda will consist of:...
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 Wednesday, January 16, 2019, commencing at 1:00 p.m. The agenda will consist...
Update to Extreme Weather Advisory
Thursday, 03 January 2019
Ucluelet Parks and Trails are now open, however beaches will remain closed due to hazardous waves and shoreline flooding. Please use extreme caution and respect all temporary closures.
Extreme Wave and Heavy Rainfall Advisory
Thursday, 03 January 2019
Ucluelet parks and trails will be temporarily closed due to hazardous waves and heavy rainfall. Please use extreme caution on beaches and along the shorelines and respect all temporary closures.
News Release: Extended Power Outage
Friday, 21 December 2018
NEWS RELEASE: Extended Power Outage December 21, 2018   9:00 AM The District is working with BC Hydro to obtain updates on the extent of the power outage. Transmission lines will be energized at 2 PM; however, there could be some customers still...
News Release: Extended Power Outage (2)
Friday, 21 December 2018
NEWS RELEASE: Extended Power Outage December 21, 2018   12:00 PM BC Hydro crews are on-site in Ucluelet working to energize the transmission lines by this afternoon. Please note, power to customers near the 1500 block of Bay Street may be delayed...
Municipal Lift Station Repairs
Wednesday, 19 December 2018
The District of Ucluelet will be conducting a flow meter replacement at the Helen Road sewer pumping station. Please note: the work will result in traffic disruptions and road closures between Helen Rd. and Hyphocus Island tomorrow, Thursday,...
UCUELET, B.C., December 18, 2018 – Parks Canada has extended the extreme wave hazard advisory for the Pacific Rim region, and a storm warning is in effect. The District of Ucluelet has CLOSED the Wild Pacific Trail and Beaches in Ucluelet. The trails...
For a copy of the 2019 schedules, please click on the links below. 2019 Council Schedule. 2019 - 2023 District of Ucluelet Five-Year Financial Plan...
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 Wednesday, December 19, 2018, commencing at 1:00 PM. The agenda will consist...
COMMUNITY ANNOUNCEMENT - EXTREME WAVE HAZARD ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT FOR THE PACIFIC RIM REGION UCUELET, B.C., December 14, 2018 – Parks Canada has issued an extreme wave hazard advisory for the Pacific Rim region, and a storm warning is in effect....
The District is inviting public input on the Amphitrite Point Park Lands Feasibility Study. Display boards from the community open house held December 4th is available for download HERE. Topics include: site analysis, storm safety, potential...
District of Ucluelet Holiday Office Closures
Wednesday, 12 December 2018
The Main Office will be closed on December 21, 2018 at 4:00 PM to January 1, 2019. Regular hours of operation will resume on Wednesday, January 2, 2019 at 08:30 AM. Please contact the Ucluelet Community Centre for their hours of operation over the...
The following is the latest update from Emil Anderson Construction (EAC) Inc.: Click HERE for a copy of the December 12th, 2018 to February 4th, 2019 closure schedule. You can also find a copy of the schedule on their EAC Hwy 4 Kennedy Hill Project...
Road Closures and Water Shut Off Notice
Thursday, 06 December 2018
PUBLIC NOTICE - Public Works crews will be closing Imperial Lane from Matterson to Fraser Lane to repair a water leak. Bay street will be closed from Yew to St. Jacques as they repair another water main break. ***PLEASE NOTE***  The water will be...
Highway 4 Kennedy Hill Traffic Update
Wednesday, 05 December 2018
Here is the latest Highway 4 Kennedy Hill Traffic Interruptions Schedule from Emil Anderson Construction (EAC) In. There is also a traffic advisory hotline which will provide detailed and up-to-date information, the number is: 1-855-451-7152. Information...
Now Accepting Grants in Aid Applications
Tuesday, 04 December 2018
The District of Ucluelet provides grants in aid to financially assist community groups, not-forprofit societies and organizations for a specific project. It is recognized these organizations are valuable in helping the District provide a community...
Public Notice - Water Main Break
Tuesday, 04 December 2018
PUBLIC NOTICE - WATER MAIN BREAK Public Works Staff are currently working on another water main break on Bay Street. Bay Street will be closed to all traffic, except for residents, between Yew Street and St. Jacques Boulevard. **PLEASE NOTE**...
Public Notice - Water Main Break
Monday, 03 December 2018
PUBLIC NOTICE - WATER MAIN BREAK Public Works Staff are currently working on a water main break on Bay Street. Please note, Bay Street will be closed to all traffic, except for residents, between Yew Street and St. Jacques Boulevard. Residents...
NO Tsunami Threat To BC
Friday, 30 November 2018
EMBC has released there is NO tsunami threat to BC after a 7.0 magnitude earthquake near Anchorage, Alaska. For the latest updates, please refer to https://www.emergencyinfobc.gov.bc.ca/latest-news
Special Meeting of Committee of the Whole
Wednesday, 21 November 2018
Notice is hereby given that a Special Meeting of Committee of the Whole will be held in the George Fraser Room at the Ucluelet Community Centre, 500 Matterson Drive, Ucluelet B.C. on Thursday, November 29, 2018, commencing at 9:00 AM. The agenda...
We Are Hiring!
Friday, 16 November 2018
Casual - Playschool Assistant. Qualified applicants should submit a covering letter & resume by 4:00 PM, Friday, November 23, 2018.
Service Canada will be providing outreach to Ucluelet on Monday November 26th 2018 from 10:30am to 3:30pm. They will be located in Room 1 at the Ucluelet Community Centre (500 Matterson Drive). Service Canada will be providing outreach to Tofino on...
Public Notice - Water Improvement Project Matterson Reservoir Valving Chamber Upgrade The District of Ucluelet will be upgrading the Matterson Reservoir Valving Chamber as part of their Capital improvements to the Community’s Water System starting...
Public Notice - Capital Improvement Project Bay Street Pump Station The District of Ucluelet will be upgrading the Bay Street Pump Station located on the corner of Bay Street and St. Jacques Blvd. as part of the Capital Improvements Projects...
Inaugural Meeting of Council
Thursday, 01 November 2018
Inaugural Meeting of Council Notice is hereby given that the Inaugural Meeting of Council will be held in the George Fraser Room at the Ucluelet Community Centre, 500 Matterson Drive, Ucluelet B.C. on Tuesday, November 6, 2018, commencing at 7:30...
Declaration of Official Election Results
Tuesday, 23 October 2018
On October 22, 2018, the following candidates were declared elected after having received the highest number of valid votes for office:   MAYOR Mayco Noel COUNCILLOR Rachelle Cole Jennifer Hoar Lara Kemps Marilyn McEwen The determination of the...
Preliminary Election Results
Sunday, 21 October 2018
Preliminary election results for the 2018 municipal election are now available. Download: 2018_Ucluelet_Preliminary_Election_Results.pdf    ...
A reminder to please take a minute to provide input on the draft of your Official Community Plan! Head to www.ucluelet.ca to find the draft OCP, maps, background info and a link for providing feedback. Public comments received by November 1st will...
Employment Opportunity
Friday, 12 October 2018
The District of Ucluelet is currently seeking to fill the position of Public Works Labourer. The closing date is Friday, October 26, 2018 at 4:30 pm.
The Ucluelet Volunteer Fire Brigade is currently recruiting new members! Applications are available at the main District Office for pickup and are due by 4pm October 15th.
World Restart a Heart Day
Thursday, 11 October 2018
The Ucluelet Volunteer Fire Brigade has paired with BCEHS Community Paramedicine and are inviting Ucluelet residents to come out next Tuesday, October 16th and learn the latest 3 simple steps to saving lives that every citizen should know. The...
September 27, 2018 Re: Hwy 4 Kennedy Hill Safety Improvements - Traffic Interruptions Update Dear Highway 4 travelers, Below is the updated closure schedule. Please note there will be an extra closure from 2PM - 3PM on Sunday, September 30th for BC...
District of Ucluelet - 2018 Municipal Election: October 20, 2018 and October 10, 2018 (Advance Vote) 8:00 am to 8:00pm. View the official poster for more important details.
2018 Notice of Election by Voting
Tuesday, 25 September 2018
PUBLIC NOTICE IS HEREBY given to the electors of the District of Ucluelet that an election by voting is necessary to elect a Mayor, four Councillors, and one School Trustee. For the official 2018 Notice of Election by Voting, please click HERE....
NOTICE OF PUBLIC OPEN HOUSE & SPECIAL COUNCIL MEETING Tuesday, September 18, 2018 OPEN HOUSE: 3:00pm to 7:00pm COUNCIL MEETING: commencing at 7:00pm Notice is hereby given that a public Open House followed by a Special Meeting of Council will be...
September 7, 2018 Re: Hwy 4 Kennedy Hill Safety Improvements - Traffic Interruptions Update Dear Highway 4 travelers, Below is the updated closure schedule. Starting September 18th we will be adding two one-hour daytime closures from 12pm to 1pm and...
Public Notice
Tuesday, 28 August 2018
Public Notice The Ucluelet Volunteer Fire Brigade with be conducting a training exercise tonight, Tuesday August 28, 2018 at 400 Marine Drive, Between 7 pm to 9 pm. The exercise will consist of utilizing hydrants within the municipal system. Due to...
Emergency Watermain Repair Notice
Friday, 24 August 2018
Please be advised that Public Works Staff will be repairing a watermain break on Marine Drive between Peninsula Road to Edwards Place tomorrow, Friday, August 24, 2018. Marine Drive will be closed between 9:00 am - 4:30 pm. During the time of...
Public Notice is given to the electors of the District of Ucluelet that nominations for the offices of: Mayor (one to be elected) Councillor (four to be elected) will be received by the Cheif Election Officer or Deputy Chief Election Officer from...
Service Canada and Canada Revenue Agency representative will be visiting Ucluelet on September 17, Tofino on September 18 and Ahousaht on September 19th. The CRA visits will be in the same locations on the same dates and times as the Service Canada...
Onni Group Inc. hosted an Open House on June 19, 2018 to present the high level concept for neighbourhood development on the former Wyndansea lands in Ucluelet B.C., developed in parallel with the District of Ucluelet's draft update of the Official...
Here is the latest update from Emil Anderson Construction (EAC) Inc. on what to expect over the next few weeks at their jobsite, which is located 14km east of the Tofino/Ucluelet junction on Highway 4: Please click HERE for a PDF version of the...
Community Notice Voluntary Water Conservation For Immediate Release August 9, 2018 The District of Ucluelet is asking for community support in maintaining the local water supply by voluntarily conserving water. Although we are not currently at water...
Want to learn more about the proposed WCVI Marine Protected Area? Join us on Tuesday, August 14th 6:30 - 9:00pm in the Community Room at the Community Centre.
Emergency Water Line Break Repair
Thursday, 02 August 2018
Please be advised that Public Works Staff will be repairing a water line break on Imperial Lane, between Otter Street and Matterson Drive. The road will be closed to residents only, with the possibility of a full road closure at times. Crews...
July 27, 2018   Click HERE for the latest traffic update from Emil Anderson Construction (EAC) Inc. on what to expect over the next few weeks.
2018 Candidate Nomination Packages
Friday, 27 July 2018
NOTICE - 2018 Candidate Nomination Packages are now available! Beginning today, July 27, 2018, candidate nomination packages will be available for pick-up for the next general local election being held on Saturday, October 20, 2018. Candidate...
In June, the District of Ucluelet posted a public survey seeking community input on how to best use the recent income received from the operation of the Barkley Community Forest. The community forest is a partnership between the Toquaht Nation and...
Notice of Public Hearing
Wednesday, 18 July 2018
Notice is hereby given that a Public Hearing will be held at the Ucluelet Community Centre, located at 500 Matterson Drive, Ucluelet B.C., on August 7th, 2018 commencing at 7:00 p.m., with regards to the following proposed Bylaw to amend the...
Bear Warning
Thursday, 12 July 2018
Please be advised that we have a BEAR IN AREA WARNING in place until further notice. A bear has been observed in the area of Tugwell Fields, Cynamocka Rd., Larch Rd. and the Ridge. Please help to reduce the probability of negative human-bear...
Hwy 4 - Kennedy Hill Traffic Update
Wednesday, 11 July 2018
For the latest Highway 4 - Kennedy Hill Safety Improvements Traffic Interruptions Schedule for 10 July to 07 August 2018, please download the schedule.  For more information, please visit the
PRESS RELEASE District of Ucluelet Appoints New Board Members for Barkley Community Forest Ucluelet, BC – At the June 27th Annual General Meeting of the Barkley Community Forest Corporation, the District of Ucluelet appointed two new...
Notice of Public Hearing
Thursday, 28 June 2018
Notice of hereby given that a Public Hearing will be held at the Ucluelet Community Centre, located at 500 Matterson Drive, Ucluelet B.C., on July 10th, 2018 commencing at 7:00 p.m., with regards to the following proposed Bylaw to amend the...
2017 Annual Report
Thursday, 28 June 2018
The 2017 Annual Report is now available. For a PDF version of the document, please click HERE
Please click HERE for the latest Hwy 4 - Kennedy Hill Safety Improvements Traffic Interruptions Schedule from Emil Anderson Construction (EAC) Inc.
Notice of Office Closure
Monday, 25 June 2018
Please note: The District office will be closed from 12:00 - 1:00 p.m. on Wednesday, June 27th for a private District function. We apologize for any inconvenience!
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...