Interfor Corporation’s Tenure Dispositions in Coastal British Columbia

The Ministry of Forests (FOR) is writing to notify you of requests received from Interfor Corporation (Interfor) to transfer Crown forest tenures, resulting in the disposition of 558,607 m3/year of timber harvesting rights to First Nation controlled entities and 104,486 m3/year to a manufacturing company. Interfor is conducting a strategic… Read more


DATE: MARCH 21 & 22, 2023 TIME: 8:30 AM –4:00 PM LOCATION: Port McNeill Municipal Office 1775 FurneyPlace, Port McNeill, BC Chan Nowosad Boates Chartered Professional Accountants will be preparing tax returns for FREE for lower income residents on March 21 & 22, 2023 at the Port McNeill municipal office…. Read more

Growing Communities Fund helps B.C. communities serve people better

Growing Communities Fund grants to local government The Growing Communities Fund helps local governments prioritize local infrastructure and amenities projects, including supporting affordable housing, upgrading water management facilities and building recreation centres. Local governments are responsible for determining how the grants will be allocated based on the unique needs of… Read more

Now Hiring!

The Town of Port McNeill is now accepting applications for our Summer Seasonal positions! Click here for more details!  

Weather Advisory

Date | Time: 2/24/2023 9:12 AM Via email Attention: Stakeholders Event Type: Snow Event – North Vancouver Island A weather event is anticipated to impact the Northern Vancouver Island Service area over the next 24-48 hours. Heavy wet snow with accumulations of 5-15 cm is anticipated. Before heading out be… Read more

Speed Networking is Back!

Updates and inspiration from your partners in tourism. Please join us via zoom, Thursday, March 2, 2023, at 11:00 AM This is a great opportunity to network with local tourism and hospitality businesses to learn more about what they have to offer this season.  Learn about the Tourism Resiliency Program, travel trade… Read more

Road Opened – West Main

Please be advised Western Forest Products has now opened: West Main at 12km For all public traffic. Usual safety measures still apply i.e. • Drive with your headlights on • Be aware of logging trucks and move to a safe location (pullout) to let them pass • Drive the posted… Read more

What is a council portfolio?

A Portfolio Holder is a Councillor who has been delegated responsibility for specific service(s) and / or strategic issues (Portfolio) by the Leader of the Council. Here are the delegates from the Port McNeill Town Council! If you have any questions or concerns in these areas, these are the people… Read more

OptionPay – Available Now

Would you like a safe, secure and convenient way to pay your bills online? The Town of Port McNeill now has OptionPay available to make things more accessible and more convenient for you. AVAILABLE NOW ON OUR WEBSITE UNDER QUICK LINKS For more information about OptionPay, please follow this link…. Read more

Scheduled Power Outages – January 12 & 13, 2023

ATTENTION Port McNeill! BC Hydro has scheduled some power outages that will affect some specific areas over the next 48 hours. Please see the list in the picture for the affected areas and reach out to BC Hydro if you have any questions or concerns. How can you prepare for… Read more


North Island Communities—Woss, Telegraph Cove, Alert Bay, Malcolm Island, Port McNeill, Port Alice, Port Hardy, Coal Harbour, Holberg, Quatsino, Winter Harbour and surrounding areas. All North Island customers, north of and including Woss, will experience a 3 hour power outage tonight from approximately 8 PM to 11 PM. The outage… Read more

Employee Retention Workshop 

 North Island tourism employers are encouraged to join 4VI and go2HR for a lunch and learn “Teambuilding, Retention and Employee Development” workshop.   On Monday, January 23rd, 2023 go2HR is pleased to present a “Teambuilding, Retention and Employee Development” interactive workshop for North Island tourism employers at Seven Hills Golf… Read more