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
Saanich Council unanimously approved the Food Truck Pilot Program at Cadboro-Gyro Park and two other Saanich Parks. 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. Learn more about the program here.
Read the agenda here. Meeting starts at 7pm. The agenda provides instructions on how to listen in or contribute input. More information on Food Trucks in Cadboro-Gyro Park is available at this CBRA link, including the latest letter to residents from Saanich staff.
Read the bi-weekly update from local Provincial MLA’s: here.
In our ongoing efforts to keep Cadboro Bay free of derelict or adrift boats we have established a network of residents to work with and be the “eyes” of the Cadboro Bay Residents Association/ Cadboro Bay Dead Boats Society. Ninety Three letters were delivered delivered to Cadboro Bay view or waterfront residents in both Oak… Continue reading Dead Boat Watch – How to Report
The Housing Task Force Survey closes on April 30th. Many important actions are being proposed. The Task Force rated each one high/medium/low - bring your perspective through this survey, and think about how this work intersects with the Local Area Plan Update process underway for Cadboro Bay. Links to the report and survey available here: https://cadboro.ca/2021/03/27/your-input-needed-housing-task-force-survey/
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
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
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