City Council

COVID-19: Parksville council to resume in-person meetings June 1
COVID-19: Parksville council to resume in-person meetings June 1
Parksville city council voted against an amendment to the OCP at the recent council meeting. (NEWS file photo)

Parksville council votes against OCP amendment, squashing 130 Shelly Rd. development

Vote comes almost a month after residents unanimously spoke out against plan

Parksville city council voted against an amendment to the OCP at the recent council meeting. (NEWS file photo)
Parksville council talked affordable housing at the most recent committee of the whole meeting. (File photo)

Parksville council members share views on affordable housing

Divergent opinions on responsibility, priorities

Parksville council talked affordable housing at the most recent committee of the whole meeting. (File photo)
A public art installation at the Parksville Forum is under debate for being more complicated and expensive than initially thought. (Emily Vance photo)

‘Soft Shore’ public art installation at Parksville city hall more expensive than planned

Plans to install centerpiece from MAC summer show hits roadblocks

A public art installation at the Parksville Forum is under debate for being more complicated and expensive than initially thought. (Emily Vance photo)
A diagram showing the flow of traffic off Memorial Avenue through the city-owned parking lot. (Courtesy of City of Parksville)

$60K in funding approved to plan public square in Parksville’s Memorial Avenue

City council gives project the go-ahead for planning, design, more engagement

A diagram showing the flow of traffic off Memorial Avenue through the city-owned parking lot. (Courtesy of City of Parksville)
The location of town-owned land at Fern Road and Memorial Avenue. (Photo submitted by the town of Qualicum Beach)

Qualicum Beach council will wait before making decision on bus garage property

‘We have been through a complicated process’

  • Jan 30, 2020
The location of town-owned land at Fern Road and Memorial Avenue. (Photo submitted by the town of Qualicum Beach)
The location of the land purchase that has been tentatively agreed to by the town of Qualicum Beach. (Photo submitted by the town of Qualicum Beach)
The location of the land purchase that has been tentatively agreed to by the town of Qualicum Beach. (Photo submitted by the town of Qualicum Beach)
Cody Younker, who first proposed the raises for mayor and council has retracted his support for them. (Jocelyn Doll/Revelstoke Review)

Councillor in Revelstoke withdraws proposed 67% pay hike amid backlash

There was significant backlash to the proposed $25,000 and $70,000 wages

Cody Younker, who first proposed the raises for mayor and council has retracted his support for them. (Jocelyn Doll/Revelstoke Review)
Steven Cross was elected in October 2018, he resigned Jan. 21, 2020. (File)

Councillor resigns in Revelstoke after colleagues approved 67% raise

Council approved a 134 per cent raise for the mayor of Revelstoke

Steven Cross was elected in October 2018, he resigned Jan. 21, 2020. (File)
Mayor Ed Mayne listening to community members in Parksville on Jan. 20. (Cloe Logan photo)

Residents speak out against proposed Parksville affordable housing development

Environment a primary concern; land is largely on a 200-year-old floodplain away from city centre

Mayor Ed Mayne listening to community members in Parksville on Jan. 20. (Cloe Logan photo)
Council passes resolution regarding construction of roundabout in Qualicum Beach

Council passes resolution regarding construction of roundabout in Qualicum Beach

Town hopes to get additional funds from a Beautification Grant

  • Jan 17, 2020
Council passes resolution regarding construction of roundabout in Qualicum Beach
Court claim accuses B.C. mayor and council of conflict of interest with developers

Court claim accuses B.C. mayor and council of conflict of interest with developers

A group of voters claim conflict of interests should see them removed from office

Court claim accuses B.C. mayor and council of conflict of interest with developers