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April 7 Media Release - New restrictions issued on Category 2, 3, & Resource Open Management fires
Review the Notice posted March 26 on updated building inspection policies
Posted: Mar 17, 2020

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.

The Alberni-Clayoquot Regional District Board of Directors recently adopted the philosophy "we are all one".

Alberni Valley Age-Friendly Plan

Alberni Valley Age-Friendly Plan
The ACRD is growing, aging and changing. In response, an Age-Friendly Plan is being developed for the Alberni Valley. An age-friendly community is one where everyone, regardless of age, can live safely, enjoy good health and stay involved. Learn more about the Age-Friendly Plan, and check back for additional project updates!

Somass Watershed Flood Management Plan

Somass Watershed Flood Management Plan
The ACRD is undertaking a Somass Watershed Flood Management Plan to prepare up-to-date flood mapping for the Somass Watershed. This Study will help better understand how the watershed works today and how to plan effectively for the future. The Study was initiated in November 2018 and is anticipated to continue to early 2020.

February 26, 2020 - Media Release

Jan 14, 2019 - Project Start Letter

February 7, 2019 - Media Release