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The City of Langford

Incorporated in 1992, Langford is a young and growing community of about 19,000 residents, divided into distinct areas such as Glen Lake, Happy Valley, Florence Lake, Langford proper, Thetis Heights, Bear Mountain, and the Goldstream Area. There is a business and commercial area running from north of the Trans Canada highway, south along Veterans Memorial Parkway, to Can West Mall on Kelly Road, and extending to Jacklin Road.

The area has a large number of lakes and parks, offering a variety of recreational pursuits. The larger lakes include Thetis Lake, Langford Lake, Glen Lake and Florence Lake. The larger parks are Veterans Memorial Park, Centennial Park, City Centre Park, and Goldstream Park which also has a provincial campground.

The Langford area is large, extending from West Saanich to View Royal, along Colwood, Metchosin, Sooke and northwards including portions of the Malahat Highway.

Most of the community is served by a municipal water system, however there are large parts that are serviced by private wells. Septic tanks and septic fields are the norm though some areas are served by private sewage systems. Garbage pickup is done on a private basis. There is bus service throughout the area. Langford is policed by the Royal Canadian Mounted Police.

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