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New meeting structure saving Saanich staff time

The decision to separate regular council meetings from committee-of-the-whole meetings has shown…

Victoria real estate sales off to slow start

New figures show regional real estate sales are off to a slow…

Saanich lights up Layritz Park with solar-powered lights

Saanich plans to install more solar-powered lights after installing them in Layritz…

Boat capsizes in Caddy Bay

Two members of the Royal Victoria Yacht Club Race Team spent part…

Saanich resident sends distress signal over cell-phone tower

Wes Solomonson says proposed cell-tower will undermine value of his rural Saanich home

Saanich signals support for in-fill developments in Gorge-Tillicum

The Gorge-Tillicum neighbourhood continues to experience infill. Council’s committee-of-the-whole signaled Saanich’s support…

Opposition fails to curb Cadboro Bay bus shelter

A Saaanich woman has conceded defeat in her fight against plans for…

Saanich’s Cadboro Bay neighbourhood gets ready for its close up

Revisions to local area plan are set to decide future of popular beachfront neighbourhood

Mayor trashes CRD decision on waste management

Coun. Judy Brownoff says late councillor Vic Derman would have supported CRD’s decision to cancel IRM

Saanich councillor tempers amalgamation talk

Coun. Colin Plant publicly tempered expectations about amalgamation during Monday’s council meeting.…

Saanich “likely” to approve new regional growth strategy

A Saanich councillor predicts that Saanich will likely approve a revised version…

Cadboro Bay resident looks to put the brakes on bus shelter

A Saanich woman is determined to halt plans for a new bus…

Saanich councillor questions time management of colleagues

Coun. Dean Murdock openly questioned council’s use of its time towards the…

Saanich to power up number of charging stations for electric vehicles

Saanich has formally asked staff to develop an approach that requires developers…

Saanich to spend more than $650,000 on internet security

Internet security has its price and in the case of Saanich, it…

Collision with bus in Saanich sends two to hospital

There were 40 passengers aboard the bus and no one was injured, according to BC Transit officials

Saanich faces budgetary balancing act in 2018

Council holds its first session Monday against backdrop of municipal election

Saanich shopping centre loses long-term tenant

A spokesperson for the company running a local shopping centre has confirmed…

Saanich set to raise recreation rates

The rates for using various Saanich recreation facilities could go up in…

Saanich applauds Victoria’s decision to stuff plastic bags

A councillor who has been pushing for Saanich to ban plastic bags…