Veterans Cemetery Irrigation Upgrades

Veteran's Affairs Canada (VAC) Veterans Cemetery located at 1190 Colville Road, Esquimalt, BC will undergo a project to upgrade the existing irrigation system.  The site is surrounded by the Gorge Vale Golf Course and is adjacent to DND property on Colville Road.  Access to the site is off of Colville Road through the DND property.  The project work includes: 1 Installation of a new irrigation system, including backflow prevention; .2 Selective removal of the existing irrigation system; and 3 Replacement of the building backflow prevention device.  Trenching is required for placement of 100mm PVC irrigation pipe and 4"x4" aluminum posts for hose bib attachments to a depth of 24" maximum.  The irrigation system is to be placed between headstones along the rows, and must not impact plaques or the headstones.  Exposed areas will be covered with topsoil and re-seeded.

Latest update

The assessment is in progress.



Veterans Affairs Canada
Emile Gallant, Program Manager
Telephone: 902-218-1094

  • Location

    • Veterans Cemetery (British Columbia)
  • Nature of Activity

    • Building and Property Development
  • Assessment Status

    In progress
  • Start Date

  • Proponent

    Veterans Affairs Canada
  • Authorities

    • Veterans Affairs Canada
  • Assessment Type

    Project on federal lands
  • Reference Number


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