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Saanich may test dog park options in “Roving Pilot” this summer

Saanich is proposing a summer research project that will test out temporary enclosed areas for dogs to play, rotating through several Saanich Parks -- including Cadboro-Gyro Park. A report from Saanich Staff will be brought forward to Saanich Council later this month. It will be posted on the CBRA website as soon as it is… Continue reading Saanich may test dog park options in “Roving Pilot” this summer

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Alert: Man lures girl claiming lost dog

From Saanich News:  Saanich Police are telling parents and children to be cautious after an incident occurred Monday evening with a suspicious driver. Police say a 14-year-old girl was walking along Queenswood Drive at McDonald Drive West at approximately 5:15 p.m. on April 5th. A black vehicle pulled alongside her, and the driver began asking… Continue reading Alert: Man lures girl claiming lost dog

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Improvements at Cadboro-Gyro Park urged as Saanich reviews Financial Plan

As part of Saanich Council’s deliberations on the Draft 2021-2025 Financial Plan, CBRA encouraged improvements for the many families with and without dogs, who collectively treasure Cadboro-Gyro Park for its beachside recreation, community vibrancy and wildlife.  In a letter submitted for the March 23, 2021 Committee of the Whole meeting, CBRA noted key recommendations from its report… Continue reading Improvements at Cadboro-Gyro Park urged as Saanich reviews Financial Plan

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Food Truck Pilot in Cadboro-Gyro Park

 Cadboro-Gyro Park will have two food trucks operating this summer through the Pilot Food Truck Program. In their decision on April 26, 2021, Saanich Councillors recognized Cadboro-Gyro as a “natural gathering place, an exciting place,” and a good test case for the two month pilot that will run from July to Labour day. Food Trucks… Continue reading Food Truck Pilot in Cadboro-Gyro Park

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Your input needed! Saanich Housing Strategy

The Saanich Housing Task Force was created to provide Saanich Council with recommendations for strategies and actions designed to achieve greater housing supply, affordability and diversity, and accommodate a broad range of community housing needs now and in the future. The Task force met thirteen times from September 2020 to February 2021.  Recommendations from the… Continue reading Your input needed! Saanich Housing Strategy