Public Works

The Public Works Department looks after the town infrastructure which includes the water, sewer and drainage systems and the road surfaces, for which the Town is responsible.

Director of Operations: Shelley Ashfield, P.Eng.
Superintendent: Craig Perry, P.Eng.
Foreman: Corey Makortoff
Utilities Operator: Joel Louke
Engineering Technologist: Patti Wells, P.Eng.
Business Phone: 250-339-5410
Department General Email:
Delivery Address:
Town of Comox, Municipal Works Yard: Public Works Department
1390 Guthrie Road, Comox BC V9M 0A5

Reports and Studies

Capital Projects


ROBB AVENUE (phase 2, Church to Pritchard):





Water Testing

General sampling results and information can be viewed on the Vancouver Island Health Authority (VIHA) website.

For the Town of Comox Water System results, click here and enter Comox in the search field.

Frequently Asked Questions

Q. Is it safe to dig on my private property?

Contact the BC One Call service (3 days prior to your digging project), they will contact all of the service providers for you, who will then contact you directly with the locations for any underground services such as Hydro, gas, telephone, etc...including the Town of Comox municipal service connection points for water, sanitary and any storm drain lines.

Click here to be redirected to the BC One Call website, homeowner's page or call 1-888-474-6886

This is a FREE service.

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