Public Works and Engineering Services

The department is managed by Nagi Rizk, P. Eng., the Superintendent, Public Works and Engineering Services. It encompasses both the Water and Sewer Utilities as well as Parks Maintenance, Roadworks, and Garbage Collection.

Contact Information

  • Address: 7 Grosskleeg Way, Lake Cowichan, BC V0R 2G0
  • Email: nagi.rizk@lakecowichan.ca
  • Phone: 250-749-6244
  • Fax: 250-749-6686

Downloadable PDF’s

2017 Garbage Calendar

Recycling List

Organics and Garbage Curbside Collection Program

Watering Restriction 2016 - Now in Effect

Stage 1 in effect as of
October 1st, 2016

Watering restrictions in effect from May 1 st through October 31 st

Stage 1 and Stage 2 watering times are
7:00 am – 9 am or 7:00 pm – 9 pm

Stage 1: Watering 2 hours maximum on odd or even days

Stage 2: EVEN numbered houses:
Watering 2 hours maximum on Wednesdays & Saturdays only.

ODD numbered Houses:
Watering 2 hours maximum on Thursdays and Sundays only.

Stage 3: Hand watering / Micro or drip irrigation
Permitted only for trees, shrubs and gardens.

Please check this website during the summer months to see if Stage 2 or Stage 3 restrictions are in effect.

For more information