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May 15, 2018

Your basket(s)are being installed and attached to your façade May 30, 2018, please make sure water is on and working by this date. We are pleased to once again welcome this beautification program into our town.


Writer cites Chemainus and Ladysmith attractions, amenities that made a big impression on reviewers.

Chemainus and Ladysmith have both been named among the top 15 vacation destinations in Canada by Expedia.

The top 15 destinations were ranked by analyzing thousands of ve...

April 12, 2018

The CBIA and Chemainus Communications Group have called a meeting/Q&A with the Mayor, CAO, and Planner to discuss the future and support of Chemainus. Come to hear what they have to say as well as ask relevant questions of your own. ​

Tuesday, April 24th starting...

March 28, 2018

Open: March 2018 | Closes: April 13, 2018 (Current update: Candidate Selected)

Chemainus is one of Vancouver Island’s hidden jewels with a vibrant artisan scene. Seeking a Contract Coordinator for a one-year term (Mat Leave) with potential to extend. This position is t...

January 25, 2018

---- UPDATE: Scroll down for all Renderings provided from this meeting  ---- Originally published January 16 ----

Monday, January 15, 2018, Chemainus BC: Vancouver Island Regional Library (VIRL) is moving forward with exciting plans to build a new library in Chemai...

December 23, 2017

Our Merry Shopping Chemainus Campaign and Holiday Passport went swimmingly! We had a large stack of entries surpassing our goals.

The following were passport participants: Afsari Boutique, Back To Britain Home Pubs, Best Western Plus Chemainus Inn, Beyond The Usual, Bou...

December 12, 2017

For CBIA members within our catchment areas, we would like to remind you of our one-hour ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING AND MARKETING OVERVIEW on January 25, 2018. Following our holiday card invitation, we wanted to ensure you had all of the details. We will have coffee and te...

November 2, 2017

We watched as approximately 350 children descended upon the town to Trick or Treat on Saturday, October 28th. The revised format requires some minor tweaking and additions, but all in all this event was well attended and well liked. Congrats to the business owners for...

October 26, 2017

The Wildwood Collective has a salon space, combining our love for art and beauty- a truly unique collective space!. We are a green circle certified salon and we carry the only certified organic professional colour available. Come in and see our salon and see our artist...

October 12, 2017

We are excited to announce the CHEMAINUS WAYFINDING SIGN PLAN was moved, seconded and carried at the October 4th North Cowichan Council Meeting. This means that Chemainus will have some branded signs developed to better move tourists through town and direct them to mun...

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