Letters To the Board

Letter: Local Area Plan Concerns

Dear CBRA board members, On the assumption that CBRA will be formally commenting on the draft Local Area Plan on behalf of residents, I would be grateful if you would consider the following issues for inclusion in the Association’s letter to Saanich.  Some of these concerns were communicated earlier by residents to CBRA and Saanich’s LAP team while the plan was being prepared. It’s… Continue reading Letter: Local Area Plan Concerns

Letters To the Board

Letter: Cadboro Bay resident worries about village’s future

Hello CBRA, I submit the following letter (It was published in the Dec 22 Saanich News, here): Saanich’s Cadboro Bay Local Area Plan Update is in the final stage of public input.  This stage involves a “Community Survey” outsourced to a simple online survey website.  The survey has no verification system that can determine if the person… Continue reading Letter: Cadboro Bay resident worries about village’s future

Letters To the Board

Letter: Families with Dogs on Mothers Day in Cadboro-Gyro Park

Dear Mayor and Parks Chair, Judy Brownoff, Saanich Council, and Cadboro Bay Residents Association Hello, on this Mother’s Day, I would like to share my thoughts and experiences about dogs at Gyro Park with Saanich Councillors, CBRA Board of Directors, and the community. I write this just prior to heading down to the beach where… Continue reading Letter: Families with Dogs on Mothers Day in Cadboro-Gyro Park

Letters To the Board

Letter: Federal Report Imminent

We write with concern about the CBRA's "urgent" request that Saanich Council remove or alter the 42-year May-through-August summer canine prohibition in Cadboro Bay Gyro Park. For years, the spring-and-summer dog prohibition, while not universally obeyed, has been protecting children, families and the elderly from hazards associated with dogs. It has protected children on the… Continue reading Letter: Federal Report Imminent