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Screenshot from Parksville council June 20, 2022 regular meeting.

Parksville council considers funding for BC Culture Days events

Votes to defer OCAC sponsorship request to next meeting

Screenshot from Parksville council June 20, 2022 regular meeting.
The Parksville Civic and Technology Centre, at 100 Jensen Ave. (PQB News photo)

Parksville council looks for UBCM meetings with MOTI, public safety ministry

City politicians hope to speak with housing ministry

The Parksville Civic and Technology Centre, at 100 Jensen Ave. (PQB News photo)
(Courtesy City of Parksville)
(Courtesy City of Parksville)
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Small business owner, volunteer firefighter Sean Wood to run for Parksville city council

‘I care deeply about the health of our community’

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(File photo)

Parksville to explore down payment assistance for first-time home buyers

Mayor’s notice of motion will be discussed at next meeting

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Rendering of a proposed 28-unit development at 456 Island Highway West. (Photo from Parksville City Council livestream).

Parksville council considers zoning amendment bylaw to permit apartment development

Proposed 28-unit development at 456 Island Highway West

Rendering of a proposed 28-unit development at 456 Island Highway West. (Photo from Parksville City Council livestream).
Parksville city staff and health officials are working on discarded needle solutions. (PQB News file photo)
Parksville city staff and health officials are working on discarded needle solutions. (PQB News file photo)
Artist rendering of proposed bike rental sea can. (Photo from Parksville council meeting livestream).

Proposal for bike rental sea can fizzles out at Parksville council

Politicians said they liked the concept, but not location at visitor centre

Artist rendering of proposed bike rental sea can. (Photo from Parksville council meeting livestream).
The Parksville Community Centre Society’s new facility at 223 Mills St. in Parksville. (PQB News photo)

City council defers Parksville Community Centre Society’s request for support letter

Motion to defer request until ‘all legal matters have been concluded’ narrowly passes

The Parksville Community Centre Society’s new facility at 223 Mills St. in Parksville. (PQB News photo)
A map included in a public notice depicting which property on Hickey Ave in Parksville city council will consider issuing a development variance permit regarding an increase to the maximum allowable height for a fence. (Submitted photo)

Parksville council considers development variance permit for Hickey Avenue property

Permit consideration sees maximum height of fence increased

A map included in a public notice depicting which property on Hickey Ave in Parksville city council will consider issuing a development variance permit regarding an increase to the maximum allowable height for a fence. (Submitted photo)
A table summary included in the March 21, 2022 Parksville city council agenda that indicates the status of grants applied for since 2020. (Submitted photo)

City of Parksville reports $3.8 million received in grant funding since 2020

For various projects, 8 grants were successful, 3 declined and 2 pending

A table summary included in the March 21, 2022 Parksville city council agenda that indicates the status of grants applied for since 2020. (Submitted photo)
The Parksville Civic and Technology Centre at 100 Jensen Ave. (PQB News file photo)

Parksville city council to consider questions from public prior to council meetings

Motion to be considered during next council meeting on March 21

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

Parksville city council endorses 2022 as the ‘Year of the Garden’

Motion includes backing of ‘minimal mowing’ during the month of May

(Black Press Media file photo)
Victoria city council will vote March 3 on whether to cut ties with one of their twin cities, Khabarovsk, Russia. (Jane Skrypnek/News Staff)

Victoria considers suspending ties with twin city in Russia

Coun. Stephen Andrew bringing motion to council March 3

Victoria city council will vote March 3 on whether to cut ties with one of their twin cities, Khabarovsk, Russia. (Jane Skrypnek/News Staff)
The Parksville Civic and Technology Centre located at 100 Jensen Ave. (PQB News file photo)

COVID-19: Parksville distributes nearly $150K to successful applicants for relief grant

Funding designed to help eligible non-profits with pandemic-related expenses

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

Parksville Coun. Teresa Patterson looks to declare 2022 as ‘Year of the Garden’

Councillor provided a notice of motion during latest council meeting

(PQB News photo)
Coun. Sharmarke Dubow said he was incredibly humbled to learn about the award via Twitter. (File contributed/ City of Victoria)

Canada declares Victoria councillor a noteworthy historical figure

Coun. Sharmarke Dubow shares the title with likes of Viola Desmond and Harriet Tubman

Coun. Sharmarke Dubow said he was incredibly humbled to learn about the award via Twitter. (File contributed/ City of Victoria)
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(PQB News file photo)

Survey possible on question of increasing size of Qualicum Beach council from 5 to 7

Possibility of survey discussed at committee of the whole meeting on Feb. 9

(PQB News file photo)