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Victoria council voted to extend an off-leash pilot project at three local parks. They’ve also opted to shift the off-leash hours later by 30 minutes. Flickr

City to extend dog off leash pilot in three Victoria parks

Off-leash hours at Fisherman’s Wharf, Barnard and Oaklands parks move to 7 to 9 a.m.

Victoria council voted to extend an off-leash pilot project at three local parks. They’ve also opted to shift the off-leash hours later by 30 minutes. Flickr
Victoria council has supported funding adult crossing guards for another year at schools in Greater Victoria. File photo

Victoria council votes to cover School District funding shortage for crossing guards

Greater Victoria Crossing Guard Association to receive $27,000 as a one-time grant

Victoria council has supported funding adult crossing guards for another year at schools in Greater Victoria. File photo
City council received its annual Official Community Plan progress report at a recent meeting. Nicole Crescenzi/ VICTORIA NEWS

Council briefs: Growth in urban parts of City outpacing neighbourhood centres

Official Community Plan population projections on target overall

City council received its annual Official Community Plan progress report at a recent meeting. Nicole Crescenzi/ VICTORIA NEWS
Laurel Collins (left), Sharmarke Dubow, and Sarah Potts are all running for City council in the upcoming election. File contributed

Slate of candidates to run for City council

Together Victoria endorses rookie trio for Oct. 20 election

Laurel Collins (left), Sharmarke Dubow, and Sarah Potts are all running for City council in the upcoming election. File contributed
Local political newcomer Grace Lore has decided to run for City council (Photo contributed)

Victoria council candidate wants to help out young families

Grace Lore doesn’t see her family’s demographic well represented on council

Local political newcomer Grace Lore has decided to run for City council (Photo contributed)
Victoria city council in a group shot at City Hall after the last municipal election in 2014. More than half have said they will or are likely to run for re-election this fall. Courtesy City of Victoria

Victoria councillors begin to declare electoral intentions

Alto, Young follow their mayor in stating they will run again this fall

  • Jan 17, 2018
Victoria city council in a group shot at City Hall after the last municipal election in 2014. More than half have said they will or are likely to run for re-election this fall. Courtesy City of Victoria
New Victoria zoning bylaw would cut red tape for developers, downtown property owners

New Victoria zoning bylaw would cut red tape for developers, downtown property owners

Complex zoning laws made easier to navigate under proposed regulations

New Victoria zoning bylaw would cut red tape for developers, downtown property owners
Victoria city council news in brief

Victoria city council news in brief

Decisions made, discussions had at city hall

Victoria city council news in brief