First Vice President Edwin Grieve

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Edwin has been an elected official of the Comox Valley Regional District for the Puntledge-Black Creek area (Electoral Area C) since 2008, and was chair of the board from 2011-2014.  as the CVRD chair, Edwin presided over the Comox Strathcona waste management board of directors.  He is committed to representing all the areas and aspects of the Comox Valley and to the principles of regionalism.

Director Grieve served on the:

  • Committee of the Whole
  • Electoral areas services committee
  • Black Creek-Oyster Bays services committee
  • Comox Valley sports centre commission
  • Comox Valley water committee
  • Comox Valley water supply commission
  • South sewer select committee

As a volunteer, Edwin chairs the annual July 1st Canada Day Celebrations, was a Musicfest director, organizes the Simms Park Summer Music Program, and helps produce the Child Development Telethon.  Edwin has organized numerous fundraisers and benefits over the years and has worked with many service clubs and non-profit societies on projects that make the Comox Valley a better place.  For these efforts he was awarded the “Freeman of the City of Courtenay” in 2007 and was twice nominated for Citizen of the Year.

Edwin believes that in order to move forward on the issues and projects facing the region elected officials need access to the best information, and also be willing to talk openly and honestly with one another in an atmosphere of respect and decorum.