Community Notices

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The District of Ucluelet, situated on the edge of Vancouver Island's beautiful west coast, is offering a unique opportunity for an experienced and qualified individual interested in fulfilling the role of Manager of Community Planning for the...
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 - Unidirectional Flushing
Thursday, 04 May 2017
ZONE 11: (10:00am) Crews have finished Pass of Melfort and are now flushing at Kimoto Drive.
UPDATE - Unidirectional Flushing
Thursday, 04 May 2017
ZONE 11: (9:40am) Crews have completed flushing at Canfisco and will now begin flushing at Pass of Melfort.
UPDATE - Unidirectional Flushing
Thursday, 04 May 2017
ZONE 11: (9:20am) Crews have completed flushing on Coast Guard Rd, and are now flushing down near Canfisco.
UPDATE - Unidirectional Flushing
Thursday, 04 May 2017
ZONE 11: (8:45) Crews will begin flushing Zone 11 right now, starting with Coast Guard Rd. (Zone 11: Peninsula - He-Tin-Kis Park to Elina Road. Roads affected include Elina Rd, Pass of Melfort, Kimoto Dr, Amphitrite Pl, and Barkley Pl.)
UPDATE - Unidirectional Flushing
Wednesday, 03 May 2017
ZONE 10: (1:00pm) Crews have completed Zone 10, and have finished flushing for today. Crews will resume tomorrow, May 4th in Zone 11 at approximately 9:00am.
UPDATE - Unidirectional Flushing
Wednesday, 03 May 2017
ZONE 10: (11:30) Crews have completed Coral Way, and are now flushing Boardwalk Blvd.
UPDATE - Unidirectional Flushing
Wednesday, 03 May 2017
ZONE 10: Starting at aprox 9:00am today, May 3rd. (Peninsula - Marine Dr to He-Tin-Kis Park.) Streets affected include: Coral Way, Reef Point Rd, Boardwalk Blvd.
UPDATE - Unidirectional Flushing
Tuesday, 02 May 2017
ZONE 9: (1:30pm) Crews have completed flushing in Zone 9.
UPDATE - Unidirectional Flushing
Tuesday, 02 May 2017
ZONE 9: (11:20am) Crews have completed flushing on Rupert Rd, and will start flushing at the end of Helen Road on Hyphocus Island.
UPDATE - Unidirectional Flushing
Tuesday, 02 May 2017
ZONE 9: (9:00am) Flushing will start in 15 minutes. Streets affected include - Marine Dr. (harbour side), Rupert Rd, Helen Rd, (Alder St to Hyphocus) and Eber Rd.
UPDATE - Unidirectional Flushing
Monday, 01 May 2017
ZONE 8: This zone will be completed today, May 1st. ZONE 9: Due to longer anticipated flushing times in Zone 8, Zone 9 will begin tomorrow morning at 9am. We apologize for any inconveniences. Thank you.
UPDATE - Unidirectional Flushing
Monday, 01 May 2017
ZONE 8: Starting at approximately 1:00pm today, May 1st. Streets affected include: Peninsula Rd (Matterson to Marine), Marine Dr (Peninsula Rd to Victoria Rd) and Edwards Pl. Once complete crews will begin Zone 9.
UPDATE - Unidirectional Flushing
Friday, 28 April 2017
ZONE 8: Crews completed a portion of Zone 8 today, and have stopped flushing for the rest of the day.   Crews will resume flushing the rest of Zone 8 on Monday, May 1st at 12:30pm starting from the UCC to the School, then from Victoria Rd. to...
UPDATE - Unidirectional Flushing
Friday, 28 April 2017
ZONE 8 - (11:30am) Crews are now flushing Victoria Road.
UPDATE - Unidirectional Flushing
Friday, 28 April 2017
ZONE 8: (10:30am) Crews have finished flushing on Sunset Point and are now moving toward Victoria Road.
UPDATE - Unidirectional Flushing
Friday, 28 April 2017
ZONE 8: (9:47am) Crews have now begun flushing on Sunset Point.
UPDATE - Unidirectional Flushing
Friday, 28 April 2017
ZONE 8: (8:20am) Crews will begin flushing at approximately 8:45 this morning, April 28th. They will be starting at Marine Drive, from the Community Centre to Victoria Road, then onto Victoria Road and Sunset Point; more updates to follow as crews move...
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...
Press Release for February 23, 2017
Thursday, 23 February 2017
February 23, 2017 | For Immediate Release Council Initiates Search for New CAO Ucluelet, BC¾ The District of Ucluelet is moving in new directions as Council begins their search for a new Chief Administrative Officer. The role of a CAO is to...
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.
Age Friendly Action Plan Report
Tuesday, 29 March 2016
Click Here to View the Age Friendly Action Plan Report [PDF] adopted by Council at their March 22, 2016 Regular Council Meeting!