Quadra Island

A $100,000 contribution by the BC Marine Parks Forever Society will expand Octopus Island Provincial Park on the northeast side of Quadra Island. BC Parks photo

Province acquires more land for Octopus Islands Marine Park

When George Creek, president of the B.C. Marine Parks Forever Society, first…

  • Jan 13, 2021

 

Following the launch of BC Ferries’ third battery electric-hybrid Island Class vessel in October, BC Ferries’ fourth Island Class ferry was launched Dec. 17, entering the water at Damen Shipyards Galati in Romania. BC Ferries photo

VIDEO: BC Ferries’ fourth battery electric-hybrid vessel launches

Two-ship service with new Island Class ferries coming to Campbell River – Quadra Island route in 2022

  • Dec 17, 2020

 

Ellen Russel and Alex Hartford dropped off seven air purifiers donated by Quada Island woodlot owners for use at Quadra Island Elementary School. Photo Contributed

Woodlot owners donate air purifiers to Quadra school

Quadra Island woodlot owners are clearing the air at Quadra Elementary School.…

  • Dec 1, 2020

 

Residents on the Quathiaski Cove Sewer system on Quadra Island are expecting to see a 38 per cent bump in their fees for next year. Mirror file photo

Quadra Island sewer fees jump 38 per cent next year

Quathiaski Cove sewer rate to go from $575 to $795 for a single home

Residents on the Quathiaski Cove Sewer system on Quadra Island are expecting to see a 38 per cent bump in their fees for next year. Mirror file photo
Quadra Island RCMP detachment. Photo by Marc Kitteringham, Campbell River Mirror.
Quadra Island RCMP detachment. Photo by Marc Kitteringham, Campbell River Mirror.

New book by Quadra Island author explores deepest reaches of our environmental dysfunction

The environmental crisis calls out for a new mythology, Ray Grigg says

  • Sep 15, 2020

BC Ferries asks for SRD’s reconsideration of public hearing deferral

SRD has deferred public hearings until Sept. though a ministerial order has said they do not have to

Road maintenance work scheduled for Black Creek and Quadra Island

Spring roadside work will be in progress along Highway 19 A and Granite Bay Road on multiple days

Work to take place next week in Quathiaski Cove

Crews will drive test pilings at new ferry berth site

  • May 12, 2020

Quadra & Cortes Islands

Breathtaking scenery, abundant wildlife and outdoor adventure await

  • Apr 24, 2020

SRD Electoral Area Director Abram hospitalized after fall

Abram fell from his roof earlier in April

Public hearing for Quadra Island ferry berth not possible under COVID-19

Application requires OCP amendment and public hearing according to legislation

Quadra Islanders ask non-residents to avoid unnecessary visits

Residents of island off east coast of Vancouver Island concerned about COVID-19 impacts

Construction to begin on Quadra Island sewer expansion

Construction is set to begin next month on a much-anticipated sewer system extension