The Comox Valley Regional District has approved its 2016 budget.

Manager of financial planning, Wendy Byrne says the budget includes a number of significant capital projects for 2016.

Byrne says in terms of tax increases, it does depend where you live and what services you pay into, but most tax payers will see an increase between 1 and 2.5%.

You can check out details of the financial plan at www.comoxvalleyrd.ca/2016budget.