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Downtown traffic signal study on city’s radar for 2018 budget

Bike lanes, aging demographic, and development affect traffic flow

TONIGHT: Have your say on Victoria’s 2018 budget at town hall

Taxpayers can learn more about how the City plans to spend your money

Victoria police seek funding for real-time intelligence unit

Format and administration uncertain, but centre would service South Island police agencies

Rescue sea lion released back in to ocean in Sooke
    Large fire destroys Port Renfrew property
      Mother of sick Sooke boy asks government to help fund treatment
        Sooke ocean-front home grand prize for Millionaire Lottery

          VicPD chief: Legalizing marijuana will require more police resources

          Home growers, drug-impaired driving and youth access major concerns for Del Manak

          Body of missing boater found on North Saanich beach

          Man from Cowichan Bay found Nov. 25; was last seen Nov. 21

          • Nov 30th, 2017

          VicPD chief rescues lost $10 bill in downtown Victoria

          The note was promptly returned to its owner unharmed

          Owners quiet about future of former Royal Oak golf course

          Neighbours assume development plans are in the works for the former golf course

          English Inn developer working on new plan for fire access lane in Esquimalt

          Neighbours convince council to reject redevelopment of Hither Green Park for project

          BC Transit seeks View Royal property for regional handyDART facility

          Eight-acre site at Watkiss and Burnside pitched for new facility

          • Nov 29th, 2017

          B.C. Hydro selling Jordan River property

          Pacheedaht First Nation has designs on land

          Victoria MP pushes for official recognition of Orange Shirt Day

          Murray Rankin introduces private members bill to honour Indigenous residential school survivors

          ‘Dynamic Beast’ arrives to lift new bridge components into place next week

          Giant crane to lower steel rings and counterweight onto existing Victoria structure

          Economic development group eyes Sooke

          Council hesitant to join fearing Sooke will be overlooked compared to rest of Greater Victoria

          Victoria musicians stage tribute to Gord Downie

          Island artists will perform favourite Hip tunes to benefit Cool Aid Society and BC Cancer Agency

          B.C. residents rally for medication

          Cystic fibrosis patients from Vernon, Vancouver, Victoria among those rallying at Legislature Wednesday

          Aging infrastructure major concern for Oak Bay

          Infrastructure the ‘single biggest issue council will have to address’

          Victoria’s Our Place to open new transitional housing on Wednesday

          Residents will have work responsbilities at the dry facility, which will be open across the street from Central Middle School until April 30

          Small earthquake strikes Greater Victoria

          The earthquake was a magnitude 2.4