Posts Tagged: port

Federal government to review Canada Port Authorities

The federal government announced today that Transport Canada will reevaluate Canada's port system to ensure they're able to support new growth and trade opportunities. In an announcement at Deltaport...

Tofino, Smithers, Victoria and Port Coquitlam mayors respond to throne speech

Local governments like Tofino are primed to construct housing for workers and families on municipally-owned land. Yet even with no land cost, due to the high costs of construction,...

Port Hardy council debates marijuana tax revenue sharing

Port Hardy council received a letter from West Kelowna Mayor Doug Findlater, requesting support in the fight for local governments to receive a share of tax revenue from the...

Northern BC port breaks records in 2017

Cargo moving through the northern B.C. port hit 24.1 million tonnes in 2017, the previous record was 23 million tonnes in 2013. Part of the reason for the increase...

Central Island Real Estate – Port Alberni, Sproat Lake, Ucluelet & Tofino

Tofino & Port Alberni

Tofino & Port Alberni

Port Alberni man dies after falling off train trestle

On Wednesday, Aug. 23 a 61-year-old Port Alberni man died after falling off a train trestle in Roger Creek Park. At 8:47 p.m., Port Alberni RCMP … Google Alert –...

Crash shuts down Highway 4 between Port Alberni and the Tofino-Ucluelet junction

A tractor-trailer crashed on Highway 4 blocking traffic in both directions between Port Alberni and the Tofino-Ucluelet junction around 4:45 p.m. … Google Alert – tofino

Forest fire burns southeast of Port Alberni

The fire was first noticeable from Port Alberni at approximately 4:30 p.m. Saturday, according to one person at Pacific Rim Centre. “The fire is currently … Google Alert – tofino

Update: Highway 4 between Port Alberni and Tofino-Ucluelet junction should open by 4 pm

Highway 4 between Port Alberni and the Ucluelet / Tofino Junction (approximately 33 kms east of Ucluelet) continues to be closed due to a vehicle … Google Alert – tofino