City Council

Parksville councillors Mark Chandler and Al Greir will not seek re-election in the Oct. 15 municipal election. (City of Parksville photo)
Parksville councillors Mark Chandler and Al Greir will not seek re-election in the Oct. 15 municipal election. (City of Parksville photo)
Marilyn Wilson will run for re-election to Parksville council in the Oct. 15 municipal election. (Submitted photo)
Marilyn Wilson will run for re-election to Parksville council in the Oct. 15 municipal election. (Submitted photo)
A map of the 140-acre parcel of land, proposed for an up to 800-unit development, in Parksville near the Englishman River. (City of Parksville agenda)
A map of the 140-acre parcel of land, proposed for an up to 800-unit development, in Parksville near the Englishman River. (City of Parksville agenda)
John Phillips will run as a candidate for Qualicum Beach town council in the Oct. 15 municipal election. (Submitted photo)

John Phillips announces candidacy for Qualicum Beach council

Phillips worked 28 years for provincial government

John Phillips will run as a candidate for Qualicum Beach town council in the Oct. 15 municipal election. (Submitted photo)
The VIP Motel in Parksville. (PQB News file photo)

Parksville council declines temporary use permit for supportive housing at VIP Motel

Council frustrated with reported lack of bylaw compliance

The VIP Motel in Parksville. (PQB News file photo)
Adam Fras will run for re-election to Parksville city council this October. (Submitted photo)

Adam Fras will run for re-election to Parksville council

Fras served four years on council and RDN board

Adam Fras will run for re-election to Parksville city council this October. (Submitted photo)
Mike Kelly will run for Parksville council in the Oct. 15 municipal election. (Submitted photo)

Mike Kelly announces intention to run for Parksville council

Resident of 19 years has been an active volunteer

Mike Kelly will run for Parksville council in the Oct. 15 municipal election. (Submitted photo)
Amit Gaur. (Submitted photo)

Amit Gaur announces plans to run for Parksville city council

University of Victoria graduate moved to city to work at Stanford Place

Amit Gaur. (Submitted photo)
The Parksville Civic and Technology Centre, at 100 Jensen Ave. (PQB News photo)

Parksville investigating areas of potential environmental concern in operations yard

Will test soil, groundwater and vapour for presence of potential contaminants

The Parksville Civic and Technology Centre, at 100 Jensen Ave. (PQB News photo)
The Parksville Civic and Technology Centre at 100 Jensen Ave. (PQB News file photo)

Parksville council eyes more parking spaces near city hall

Motion to convert portion of green space passes

The Parksville Civic and Technology Centre at 100 Jensen Ave. (PQB News file photo)
(PQB News file photo)

Parksville looks into increased security measures in community park

Director of operations notes sharp increase in vandalism

(PQB News file photo)
The Parksville Civic and Technology Centre at 100 Jensen Ave. (PQB News file photo)

Parksville receives $127K in annual provincial climate funding

City anticipates it will receive funds by end of August

The Parksville Civic and Technology Centre at 100 Jensen Ave. (PQB News file photo)
(PQB News photo)

Parksville city staff members say they have zero capacity for new projects

City’s director of operations said workers dealing with 41 projects for 2022

(PQB News photo)
A map of the 140-acre parcel of land, proposed for an up to 800-unit development, in Parksville near the Englishman River. (City of Parksville agenda)
A map of the 140-acre parcel of land, proposed for an up to 800-unit development, in Parksville near the Englishman River. (City of Parksville agenda)
The UBCO campus tower is still planned for 46 storeys. (UBCO graphic)

Make way: 46-storey campus housing tower gets green light in Kelowna

Council passed the newly created CD28 zone making way for the tower

The UBCO campus tower is still planned for 46 storeys. (UBCO graphic)
Parksville council approved a sponsorship request by the McMillan Arts Centre (MAC) in Parksville to support local BC Culture Days activities this fall. (PQB News file photo)
Parksville council approved a sponsorship request by the McMillan Arts Centre (MAC) in Parksville to support local BC Culture Days activities this fall. (PQB News file photo)
Artist rendering of proposed two-building development at 413 Wembley Rd. in Parksville. (City of Parksville council agenda)

Two-building, 116-unit Parksville residential development gets first reading

Proposal requires bylaw amendment to rezone as high-density residential

Artist rendering of proposed two-building development at 413 Wembley Rd. in Parksville. (City of Parksville council agenda)
Parksville council voted to forward a resolution of ‘Partial Objection’ to a proposal by Mount Arrowsmith Brewing Company to make its outdoor patio extension permanent, as well as construct and addition. The resolution will go to the Liquor and Cannabis Regulation Branch. (City of Parksville agenda image)
Parksville council voted to forward a resolution of ‘Partial Objection’ to a proposal by Mount Arrowsmith Brewing Company to make its outdoor patio extension permanent, as well as construct and addition. The resolution will go to the Liquor and Cannabis Regulation Branch. (City of Parksville agenda image)
Photos depicting a 2021 update on trail construction in the Parksville Wetlands area. (Submitted photo)

Parksville will use $127K in grant money for wetlands remediation efforts

Studies needed to determine health of wetlands, according to director of operations

Photos depicting a 2021 update on trail construction in the Parksville Wetlands area. (Submitted photo)
(PQB News photo)

Parksville considers co-op housing for Alberni Highway site

Concept approved of working with Co-operative Housing Federation of BC

(PQB News photo)