Significant new projects are underway that will profoundly affect how people live, invest and do business in Port Alberni.
It's history-in-the-making, and a key time to get involved.


Somass Lands Purchase

Waterfront Redevelopment

Blue Economy

Sustainable use of ocean resources

Connect the Quays

Waterfront pathway connecting Victoria Quay and the Harbour Quay

The Dock+

Regional Food Hub


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January 2023

  • Oomiiqsu (Aboriginal Mother Centre) construction underway on Kendall Avenue
  • New business opens: Nook Baked Goods Inc. on Argyle Street
  • Ironworks Café & Creperie (Port Alberni location) celebrates 1 year anniversary
  • Port Alberni's Innovation Economy is one of Douglas Magazine's Most Read Stories of 2022
  • The MC Frances Barkley of Lady Rose Marine Service wins prestigious SS Beaver Medal for outstanding achievement in BC's marine sector
  • Food skills workshop series starts at The Dock+ regional food hub

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