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Letter: Dogs on Cadboro Bay Beach

Your report was brought to my attention recently and it raises numerous concerns, including a picture of a loose pet on its front cover. It appears to have been written by a dog lobby/special interest group. I am quoted out of context and crucial information on Migratory Bird Sanctuaries and their regulations (below) is missing.… Continue reading Letter: Dogs on Cadboro Bay Beach

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Letter: Dogs on Cadboro Beach

Hello In response to recent letters about dogs on Cadboro Beach that take issue with restrictions.  Please consider that there are valid, non-frivolous reasons for wanting tighter restrictions. For people who have a fear of dogs, or an allergy to them, restrictions allow them to enjoy the same privilege you take for granted — to… Continue reading Letter: Dogs on Cadboro Beach

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Letter: 2345 Queenswood Dr.

 Dear Cadboro Bay Residents Association  I am opposed to this Subdivision Application in its current form. It is not in keeping with the treed, semi-rural, and natural aspects of Queenswood which our neighbourhood values. I support the recommendation which has been proposed by a group of residents who are close neighbours of 2345 Queenswood Drive:… Continue reading Letter: 2345 Queenswood Dr.

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Letter: The Ballad of the Dogless Beach

Dear Mayor and Council of Saanich, and Other Officials: Looming strict dog-control measures sure make Saanich parks and beaches less fun and welcoming – enough to drive some of us to doggerel. F. A. Jardine Saanich Ballad of the Dog-less Beach If you go down to the beach today You’re in for a disappointment. If… Continue reading Letter: The Ballad of the Dogless Beach

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Letter: 2345 Queenswood development

I am writing to voice EXTREME opposition to the proposed ‘development’ at 2345 Queenswood Dr. I live down the block, and have since 1988.  i have watched as old homes are torn down for new mansions, many removing old trees and as the years go on  the nature of the neighbourhood is changed. it is… Continue reading Letter: 2345 Queenswood development

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Letter: Proposed Development at 2345 Queenswood Drive

Dear Mr. Dahli, I am one of the many residents strongly opposed to this proposal, and we have recently been informed that it’s important to bring CBRA into the matter. Several of us have already written to Saanich Planning, but we need to know that the rest of Cadboro Bay and Queenswood are also informed.I… Continue reading Letter: Proposed Development at 2345 Queenswood Drive

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Letter: CBRA off-leash dog public consultation feedback

Hello CBRA off-leash dog public consultation committee, I am a Cadboro Bay resident and just read about your committee for the first time in the Saanich News. We’ve been residents here for the last 5.5 years. I am writing to you to express my concerns to your committee, and suggest ways that you can access… Continue reading Letter: CBRA off-leash dog public consultation feedback

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Letter: Derelict and Abandoned Boats in Cadboro Bay Beach

Good Afternoon, It was with great interest that I read the above article in todays issue of the Oak Bay News. A friend (Cadboro Bay Resident) and I were  doing garbage pick up at Caddy Beach, May 18 and noticed  5 derelict boats (2 partially submerged and 3 beached) there at that time. I  sent… Continue reading Letter: Derelict and Abandoned Boats in Cadboro Bay Beach