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Saanich doubles price to provide fire dispatch services to Esquimalt

District of Saanich says it can no longer afford to subsidize service to smaller municipality

New Topaz Park plans include second Victoria skatepark

Splashpad, pickleball court and fenced off-leash parks being considered

    Oak Bay Police Bike Registry
      Holiday Traditions
        Carlton House sends warmth to Our Place for Christmas

          Death of Tillicum principal a shock for students, staff

          Principal Burley was a vibrant, energetic, supportive and hands-on leader

          VIDEO: Four more bikes stolen last week from Oak Bay High and Rec Centre

          Increase in bike thefts highlight importance of Oak Bay Bike Registry

          Oak Bay not moving forward with plastic bag ban

          The committee of the whole was unanimous in wanting to hold off until results are known

          Victoria hopes to have a fully electric bus fleet by 2030

          Business plan to be created, region to request its use as a pilot community for project

          Omnibus Victoria Zoning Bylaw raises alarms

          Neighbourhood associations, councilors express concern over streamlined development process

          Oak Bay councillor leads the Grumpy Taxpayer$ sweet awards this holiday season

          ‘Nice’ list includes Langford, Sidney and federal government

          • Dec 12th, 2017

          Rundown of the double header tonight at Oak Bay municipal hall

          Last meetings of the year for council and committee of the whole happening tonight

          BC Ferries adds extra sailings for Christmas

          More than 175 sailings are being added, including 130 between the Lower Mainland and Vancouver Island

          Pandora Avenue downtown Victoria block closed Tuesday to allow removal of crane

          Full day closure to vehicles and cyclists, but pedestrians allowed to use south side

          Octogenerian to start New Year on flight adventure in Central America

          Cordova Bay’s Bob Vance helped raise $425,000 for Hope Air

          Esquimalt’s Pyjama Prance tours Township on a frosty morning

          Third annual event sees largest turnout yet, raises $1,738 for Rainbow Kitchen

          RCMP offers tips to avoid break-ins

          Sooke Mounties suggest everyone join a Neighbourhood Watch program

          Siren testing scheduled for Port Renfrew, Pacheedaht and Jordan River

          The systems are in the process of being set up

          • Dec 9th, 2017