District of Highlands

O.K. Industries asks to engage with Highlands community over contentious quarry project

Highlands District Community Association seeks to appeal quarry permit


Highlands Community Association petitions province’s approval of rock quarry

Association says province hasn’t adequately addressed public concerns


UPDATED: Province permits proposed gravel quarry in Highlands

Highlands District Community Association seeks to appeal


PHOTOS: Highlands event celebrates community

The Highlands Community Fling brought neighbours together

  • Sep 10, 2019

Highlands celebrating 25 years of incorporation

Event features a video look at the District’s history

  • Nov 20, 2018

Highlands plants community food forest

The group received a grant from Tree Canada to help purchase trees

Highlands Community Garden hosts food forest workshop

Edible trees grant plants the seeds

  • Oct 12, 2018

Plenty of events to keep Highlanders busy this weekend

Community fling and fiddle orchestra coming to town

Highlands residents urged to be cautious at Eagles Lake after algae bloom detected

Island Health has not yet confirmed if the bloom is blue-green algae

  • Sep 2, 2018

Highlands rock quarry not good use of site

Group against the project says still many risks to underlying aquifer and water supply

  • Sep 1, 2018

Community garden sprouts in the Highlands

Committee already looking to add grow boxes

CRD acquires 28-hectare property in the Highlands as parkland

Property helps protect coastal Douglas fir ecosystem

  • Jul 28, 2018

Environment plan to be completed on proposed rock quarry

O.K. Industries sends letter to Highlands, local association

Association holds meeting to organize opposition against a rock quarry

A panel of experts gave presentations and fielded questions

Highlands hears positive feedback on secondary suites

More than 40 people attended open house

Highlands says no to pot, unless businesses rezoned

Commercial sales, production still illegal in district

Association calling for more information on mine proposal

O.K. Industries plans to build rock quarry in Highlands

District of Highlands moves forward with pot regulations

Bylaw prohibits production, sale of pot