50 years for ACRD

The Alberni-Clayoquot Regional District will celebrate its golden anniversary in style this week.

The Alberni-Clayoquot Regional District will celebrate its golden anniversary in style this week.

The regional district is hosting an open house at the ACRD office (corner of Fifth Avenue and Angus Street) from 3-5 p.m. on Wednesday, April 27 to celebrate building strong communities for 50 years. The open house is open to all members of the public.

The regional district consists of the municipalities of Port Alberni, Tofino and Ucluelet; the electoral areas of Cherry Creek, Beaver Creek, the Beauforts, Long Beach, Sproat Lake and Bamfield; and the Huu-ay-aht, Ucluelet and Uchucklesaht First Nations.

Come by and meet past and present board members and staff, view historical photos, tour the emergency operations centre and maybe win some prizes.






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