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Wednesday, April 12, 2023 12:30 PM
The Province is helping keep people safe by creating hubs of police, dedicated prosecutors and probation officers focused on tackling repeat violent offending in every region of the province.
Tuesday, December 21, 2021 11:00 AM
Snuneymuxw First Nation and the Province have reached an agreement that supports Snuneymuxw’s interests in the cannabis economy, including establishing a cannabis retail store that is expected to open in January 2022.
Friday, March 12, 2021 7:00 AM
People in Nanaimo who are at risk of harm or victimization will benefit from a $30,000 grant to create a community-based team of front-line workers to deliver better, faster access to services.
Wednesday, December 23, 2020 8:00 AM
Hundreds of local construction jobs are coming to the mid-island as Stuart Olson Construction Ltd. was selected as the design-build team for the new Nanaimo Correctional Centre.
Wednesday, March 11, 2020 8:00 AM
To improve safety for people travelling along Highway 19A through the shopping district at the north end of Nanaimo, the Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure is reducing the speed limit to 70 km/h, effective Monday, March 16, 2020.
Friday, March 6, 2020 9:45 AM
First Nations people can look forward to significant changes in the justice system following a decision by the BC First Nations Justice Council (BCFNJC) and the Province to endorse and sign a new First Nations Justice Strategy.
Monday, June 10, 2019 1:45 PM
With $157 million in capital funding approved, the replacement of Nanaimo Correctional Centre (NCC) will proceed, creating approximately 1,000 project-related jobs and a purpose-built facility that enhances safety, security and space to continue successful programs.
Friday, March 11, 2016 10:00 AM
The building blocks of bright futures for young students in many smaller B.C. First Nations communities are taking shape in the carpentry shop at Nanaimo Correctional Centre.