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Leashes Approved for Cadboro-Gyro Park/Beach

Without enthusiasm, and after much deliberation, Saanich Mayor and Council approved bylaws that simplify Cadboro-Gyro Park/Beach to a single set of rules: Leashed dogs permitted, year-round. Councillor Harper said she was informed by the Canadian Wildlife Service that the Federal study of dogs in Victoria-area Migratory Bird Sanctuaries will be released to the public in… Continue reading Leashes Approved for Cadboro-Gyro Park/Beach

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StrongerBC Young Leaders Council – Apply Now

The next generation of B.C.’s leaders will have a new platform to help shape government policy and priorities through the creation of the StrongerBC Young Leaders Council. The council, which will be made up of youth 14 to 26, will provide direct and ongoing feedback to Brittny Anderson, the Premier’s special adviser on youth, on the issues… Continue reading StrongerBC Young Leaders Council – Apply Now

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Apply by Nov 5 to serve on a Municipal Advisory Committee

Saanich is currently accepting applications for new members to sit on of the committees in areas such as: Arts and heritageTransportation and pedestrian mobilityEnvironmentParks and recreation Application for appointment  [PDF - 83 KB] You must provide both a resume and application by 4:30 p.m., November 5, 2021. Learn more here: https://www.saanich.ca/EN/main/local-government/committees-boards.html

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CBRA Annual General Meeting – OCT 25

We are pleased to announce that our Annual General Meeting is scheduled for: Monday October 25, 2021 @ 7:00 p.m. Broadview United Church2625 Arbutus Road, Cadboro Bay*Proof of Vaccination + Masks Required* The keynote speaker will be Councillor Judy Brownoff on "Age-Friendly Saanich." Judy is also the Chair of the Saanich Parks, Trails and Recreation Advisory Committee.… Continue reading CBRA Annual General Meeting – OCT 25

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Saanich to Consider Gyro Park Animal Bylaw Amendments – Oct 18

Saanich staff have provided official notification that the Animals Bylaw Amendment – Gyro Park will be considered by Saanich Council at a Special Council meeting to be held on Monday, October 18, 2021, in Council Chambers, Saanich Municipal Hall, 770 Vernon Avenue, commencing at 7:00 p.m.  Please visit the Saanich website to find out how you can participate, and… Continue reading Saanich to Consider Gyro Park Animal Bylaw Amendments – Oct 18

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Cadboro Bay Beach Cleanup with Surfrider Foundation – Oct 10

Since its inception, Surfrider Vancouver Island has been holding monthly beach cleanups at different locations around the South Island.  Beach cleanups are a fun and exciting way of getting volunteers and community members out to local beaches and participating in a meaningful activity. All the debris is sorted, recycled and disposed of properly. The cleanup… Continue reading Cadboro Bay Beach Cleanup with Surfrider Foundation – Oct 10

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Federal agency cracks down on unleashed dogs on Greater Victoria beaches

The Federal government has requested that local municipalities bring their bylaws into alignment with federal regulations by requiring dogs to be leashed on Victoria area beaches. Cadboro Bay was dubbed the "firestarter" of Federal action in Roxanne Egan-Elliott's September 24 Times Colonist article. Cadboro-Bay excerpts are provided below, and you can read the full article… Continue reading Federal agency cracks down on unleashed dogs on Greater Victoria beaches

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Seniors’ Residence in Cadboro Bay – The Orchard

The Orchard is an independent seniors’ leasehold residence open to those 65+ who are or have been members of the Greater Victoria Anglican parish community or residents of the Cadboro Bay community.  The St. George's Housing Society is opening the wait list for the Orchard Residence to seniors of the parish and community.  The opening… Continue reading Seniors’ Residence in Cadboro Bay – The Orchard