Letters

DAVID BLACK: Facilities and legacies a big part of 1994 Games

Similar additions to local recreation infrastructure possible with another Games in Victoria

  • Sep 14th, 2017
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    Craigdarroch Castle Visitor Centre
      Victoria considers traffic light signal study
        Downie Wenjack Fund Victoria Royals fundraiser

          Commonwealth Games benefits remain illusory

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

          • Sep 11th, 2017

          LETTERS: Residents say ‘no’ to carriage houses

          Readers respond to Saanich News’ Sept. 8 editorial

          • 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