July, 2015

NIHP Community Information Meeting coming to Sayward


CAMPBELL RIVER AND SAYWARD – Here is a chance to learn more about the new $274.5 million, 95-bed Campbell River Hospital and $331.7 million, 153-bed Comox Valley Hospital. The North Island Hospitals Project invites all community members to attend a session to find out how the new hospitals will support your health care needs.


Date: Thursday, July 23, 2015
Time: 6:00 – 7:30 pm
Where:  Council Chambers, 652 H’Kusam Way, Sayward


The meeting will start with a presentation, followed by a question-and-answer session. ...

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New project milestones reached


Monday, June 29th was a big day on both the Comox Valley and Campbell River Hospital construction sites.
At the Comox Valley Hospital site in Courtenay, crews began pouring the first concrete for floor Level 5. They’re seen here with Mt. Washington and the roof of Queneesh Elementary School in the background.

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Comox Valley Hospital parkade construction to impact walkway

Construction of the new Comox Valley Hospital parkade will require a temporary closure of the public walkway along the hospital project’s north perimeter.

Please see attached map.

The construction contractor, Graham, has maintained the walkway during excavation of the parkade footprint, but the walkway will be temporarily closed in August during construction of the parkade and a nearby retaining wall. The walkway is anticipated to reopen in September 2016.

The immediate work involves removal of an existing chain link fence to make ...

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