Sandwick Water Works District is B.C.Improvement District governed by a Board of Trustees. It was established by Letters Patent in 1965. Currently the district serves potable water to approximately 680 lots in the Mission Hill (Courtenay) area. Courtenay Fire Protection District provides fire protection.
Water sources include two deep wells, one river gallery intake for supplementary summer use and an emergency connection with the City of Courtenay.
Well locations are:
Well #1 - Dingwall Road at Headquarters Road
Well #3 - Mitchell Road at the reservoir site
Pump #4 - River gallery intake at Lewis Park
Emergency connection with City of Courtenay on Muir Road
600 Comox Ave CVRD Sandwick residents should call 1 877 999 2285
Courtenay. B.C. City of Courtenay Sandwick residents 250 334 2947
Tel: (250) 334-6000 Emergency #'s Phil Ellis 250 650 3869
or Mike Herschmiller of the CVRD 250 218 9699