Community Forest to host open house

Open house scheduled for 1-4 p.m. Saturday, March 9 at the Port McNeill Town Office council chambers, 1775 Grenville Place.

PORT McNEILL—The directors and shareholders of the North Island Community Forest will share what they’ve been up to for the past year when they host an open house next weekend at the Town Office.

North Island Community Forest Ltd. partnership is made up of the municipalities of Port Alice, Port Hardy and Port McNeill, part of a larger network of rural, community-based organizations engaged in community forest management.

The community forest network is part of a movement committed to culturally, ecologically and economically sustainable forestry.

North Island residents are welcome to attend to view displays, review information and comment on any proposed operations within the North Island Community Forest.

The open house is scheduled for 1-4 p.m. Saturday, March 9 at the Port McNeill Town Office council chambers, 1775 Grenville Place. Snacks and refreshments will be served.

Those who wish to discuss the community forest with one of the directors but cannot attend the open house may email info@nicf.ca to make an appointment.

 

Get local stories you won't find anywhere else right to your inbox.
Sign up here

Just Posted

Facey nominated as BC Liberal candidate for the North Island riding

Liberal candidate Norm Facey has a background in forestry and manufacturing.

Some north Island forest service roads to get a minor facelift with COVID-19 recovery funding

Side Bay access road no longer ‘up in the bureaucratic air’ thanks to temporary budget increase

Port Hardy’s top cop says goodbye, last day will be Oct. 30

‘I want to pause, reflect, and give thanks for my experiences and time given here’

Cops for Cancer: COVID-19 can’t stop Tour de Rock

‘having the chance to come back and ride this year means everything to me’

Port McNeill mayor elected as Director at Large with UBCM

Gaby Wickstrom ran for one of five spots against 13 other candidates

BC Liberal Leader talks drug addiction in the Lower Mainland

Drug addiction and public safety a top priority says Andrew Wilkinson

Island Corridor Foundation launches survey on importance of Vancouver Island rail

“ICF remains 100 per cent committed to the restoration of full rail service on Vancouver Island”

Island RCMP remind drivers not to text after 19 tickets handed out in 90 minutes

The $368 fines were handed out Tuesday on Norwell Drive and Old Island Highway in Nanaimo

Join Black Press Media and Do Some Good

Pay it Forward program supports local businesses in their community giving

Vanderhoof’s Brian Frenkel takes on top job in tough times

We can get through this, new local government leader says

Three years for serial bank robber who hit southern Vancouver Island branch

Lucas Bradwell was wanted for robberies in Abbotsford, Sidney and Vancouver

Local councils important, Horgan says as municipal conference ends

B.C. NDP leader says ‘speed dating’ vital, online or in person

Penticton woman sentenced to one year in prison for manslaughter of teen boyfriend

Kiera Bourque, 24, was sentenced for manslaughter in the 2017 death of Penticton’s Devon Blackmore

Most Read