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The Alberni Valley proved again to show strength when facing challenges, and for that and all of the support, the city is thankful.
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The Alberni-Clayoquot Regional District is situated in the heart of Vancouver Island with one of the most dramatic and majestic landscapes. The Alberni-Clayoquot Regional District is a federation consisting of member Municipalities; Port Alberni, Tofino, Ucluelet, Treaty First Nations; Huu-ay-aht, Yuułuʔiłʔatḥ, Uchucklesaht Tribe Government and Toquaht Nation and six electoral areas; "A" (Bamfield), "B" (Beaufort), "C" (Long Beach), "D" (Sproat Lake), "E" (Beaver Creek) and "F" (Cherry Creek). The Alberni-Clayoquot Regional District is within the traditional territory of ten First Nations.

Established in 1966, the Alberni-Clayoquot Regional District provides services to their member jurisdictions. As service providers, the Regional District provides three distinct roles:

  • Serves as local government to the six (unincorporated) electoral areas, responsible for providing basic local services such as community planning, water supply and fire protection
  • Serves as an inter-jurisdictional service body providing sub-regional services to different combinations of municipalities; electoral areas and First Nations
  • Responsible for providing important regional services and undertaking key activities on behalf of, the entire region.

2023 By-Election
Electoral Area "F" (Cherry Creek)
March 11, 2023
For more information on the 2023 by-election
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ACRD Strategic Plan - 2021 - 2024

The Alberni-Clayoquot Regional District Board of Directors adopted a Strategic Plan to unite the Board of Directors under a common vision for the region and to provide clear priorities and focus for staff. The Plan supports a more strategic approach to financial decisions and ensures resources are focused on the most important issues facing communities in the region and will facilitate increased collaboration and alignment with their partners.

Zoning Bylaw Review - Opportunity to Provide Input

The ACRD is updating its current Zoning Bylaw from 1973.

Visit the Zoning Bylaw Review Project webpage for more information on:
  • Why the Zoning Bylaw is being updated
  • Project overview and timeline
  • Benefits and positive impacts on the region
  • Most recent draft version: October 2022

There's still an opportunity to provide input, as the Zoning Bylaw remains in draft form. Contact Planning staff with any comments, questions or feedback by email or phone 250-720-2700.

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