Letters

Commonwealth Games benefits remain illusory

B.C. government right to decide against financially backing Victoria’s bid

  • Sep 11th, 2017
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          • Sep 11th, 2017

          Victoria council needs to change development policy to create more affordable housing

          Building in rules requiring that a percentage of new units be below-market cost would help

          • Sep 11th, 2017

          DAVID BLACK: More money for affordable housing in Victoria with Commonwealth Games bid

          Applying for funding using the traditional route would yield far less, bid chair says

          • Sep 10th, 2017

          DAVID BLACK: Private citizens step up to cover potential Commonwealth Games cost overruns

          Budgeting done conservatively; province, Greater Victoria municipalities would receive new revenues

          • Sep 7th, 2017

          DAVID BLACK: Greater Victoria’s 2022 Games bid fine-tuned, still alive

          Reworked plan to be unveiled at home in advance of Commonwealth Games Federation submission

          • Sep 5th, 2017

          Former faller says wildfire response mismanaged

          The initial firefighters should be loggers and first responders living in the same area as the fire

          • Sep 2nd, 2017

          Speed and weed aren’t helping ICBC

          Readers call for electronic enforcement, car insurance competition

          • Aug 31st, 2017

          Victoria building developers cater to upper-end renters, buyers

          City’s moderate wage earners being shut out of housing market

          • Aug 29th, 2017

          Backyard chicken pen brings rats to Victoria neighbourhood

          Neighbour resents having to spend money for someone else’s problem

          • Aug 29th, 2017

          Killing bears, one way or another

          B.C. hunters speak out about grizzly hunt, wildlife management

          • Aug 23rd, 2017

          Victoria 2022 bid committee chair offers costs/benefits of hosting Commonwealth Games

          David Black says there’s never been a better time to leverage government funding for local projects

          • Aug 23rd, 2017

          Time not right for a Games bid for Victoria, tax watchdog says

          Stan Bartlett wants more community input before area taxpayers asked to pay for Games

          • Aug 23rd, 2017

          Island Health message in editorial makes little sense to News reader

          Victoria News piece seems to condone drug use

          • Aug 15th, 2017