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Saanich councillor slams McKenzie Interchange Project

Coun. Judy Brownoff said the project will only create more greenhouses gases and traffic

Head of Greater Victoria builders says Saanich’s new climate goals require meaningful action

VRBA’s Casey Edge says Saanich must launch a retrofit program for local building stock.

Residential construction activity slows across Greater Victoria

Vancouver Island Construction Association warns of ‘mixed outlook’

Saanich councillor fears weed could crowd out food as greenhouses convert

Head of provincial association representing greenhouse vegetable farmers not worried about issue

New UVic student housing project before Saanich council tonight

Two new buildings would add almost 700 new student housing spaces

Saanich council considers more ambitious climate change goals

Staff promise more details about ‘acclerated actions’ later this fall

Award-nominated Snotty Nose Rez Kids headline Indigifest 2019 coming to Victoria

Scheduled for Aug. 24, the event is a showcase of Indigenous musicians from around B.C.

Agriculture in B.C. accounts for 1.5 per cent of provincial GDP

No other province records a lower share than British Columbia

Saanich community association stretches for community kitchen

Yoga in Horner Park program raises funds for Shelbourne Community Kitchen

Greater Victoria ties for second-highest number of scenic restaurants in Canada

Vancouver home to 11 scenic restaurants followed by Victoria and Toronto with nine

Greater Victoria real estate sales up in July 2019 compared to July 2018

VREB’s president says sellers are adjusting to new realities

August is the deadliest month for motor vehicle crash fatalities

Pedestrian fatalities highest in November

Greater Victoria housing market remains vulnerable to shifts

CHMC’s Housing Market Assessment finds Victoria at risk to overheating and price acceleration

Saanich’s crime-severity-index up 16 per cent but still below regional, provincial and national average

Saanich’s 2018 CSI of 42.57 per cent below Victoria’s of 117.06

Saanich police arrest driver for impaired driving by drug during CounterAttack

Officers also issued multiple suspensions and tickets

Saanich’s Cadboro Bay Festival reaches shore with expanded elements

Larger sand sculptures, new interactive elements are part of 2019 edition

Future forum studying amalgamation of Saanich and Victoria could end up 73 members strong

Figure emerged during two meetings reconciling terms of reference for citizens’ assembly

Saanich officially owns ‘Kings Park’ but may not keep all of it in the future

Saanich purchased the lot with an area of 2.2 hectares for $5.5 million

Ford convertible outshines competition at Oak Bay Car Festival

Some 300 vehicle took part in show that turned Oak Bay Avenue into a car enthusiast’s paradise