News and Alerts
News, events and public announcements are all posted here regularly. Bookmark this page and check back to stay up-to-date on Village life.
Fire Ban Starts Noon Friday
Please note that a campfire and backyard fire burn starts a noon Friday August 1.
Call for Feedback – Draft Street Closure Application Policy
The Village is consulting on a draft Street Event Application policy to be followed when processing street closure requests for hosting special events.
Cumberland Ratifies Three-Year Collective Agreement with CUPE 556
The Agreement was ratified by the membership and has also been approved by Council.
Solid Waste Schedule for July 30, 2014
Unlimited organics/yard waste and unlimited recycling will be collected on Wednesday, July 30.
Cumberland Continues to Tackle Invasive Knotweed
The Village has teamed up with the Coastal Invasive Species Council and neighbouring municipalities to tackle invasive knotweed in the area, including infestations on public lands in the Village.
Utility Bills Due Tuesday, August 26
Please pay your utility bill by August 26th to avoid a 10% penalty.
Cumberland Lake Park Survey
Please consider taking a few minutes to fill out a Cumberland Lake Park survey.
“Get Here by Bus”
It is now easier than ever to plan your local bus route with Google Maps. Try it out!
Solid Waste Schedule for July 23, 2014
Unlimited organics/yard waste and one can of garbage will be collected on Wednesday, July 23rd.
Fire Ban Lifted July 23, 2014
Open burning is now permitted until further notice.
High Fire Danger Rating
Please exercise caution now that High Fire Danger Ratings are in effect.
Solid Waste Schedule for July 16, 2014
Unlimited organics/yard waste and unlimited recycling will be collected on Wednesday, July 16.
The Village of Cumberland invites applications for a Casual Custodian position
Applications will be received until 4:00 PM on Friday, July 18, 2014.
July 15 Transit Open House
Did you ride the # 2 bus? Come on out to the Open House on Tuesday, July 15
Solid Waste Schedule for July 9, 2014
Unlimited organics/yard waste and one can of garbage will be collected on Wednesday, July 9th.
Friday Night Boot Camp Cancelled for the Summer
Friday night boot camp has been suspended for the summer, but will resume Friday September 5.
Call for Feedback – Cemeteries Master Plan
Have your say on land use planning concepts being proposed for the Cumberland Cemetery. Deadline for submitting feedback is Thursday July 10.
Comox Valley Transit Beach Party
Take the bus to the beach party at Goose Spit on Sunday, July 6 from noon to 5 pm and enjoy a variety of fun-filled beach activities!
Solid Waste Schedule for July 2, 2014
Unlimited organics/yard waste and unlimited recycling will be collected on Wednesday, July 2.