Category Archives: Affordable Housing

Affordable housing, with a focus on secondary suites.

Saanich Housing Strategy Survey

A word about the housing strategy recommendations developed for Saanich by the Housing Strategy Task Force, and a chance to win some gift cards! What are your thoughts on the Housing Strategy Task Force recommendations? Complete the survey today! The … Continue reading

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Housing Strategy Task Force: Final Report

The Saanich Housing Task Force has completed their report on HousingStrategy and direction for Saanich to expand housing options, increasehousing supply, and improve housing affordability. Recommendations in the report will outline strategies and associated actions for implementation over a 10-year … Continue reading

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2859 Richmond Road virtual open house: March 10, 7 pm – 8 pm

The houses surrounding this proposed development will be receiving or have already received news of this event. For those outside the normal canvassing area but interested, here’s the info: When Wed, March 10, 2021 7:00pm – 8:00pm PST Where Zoom … Continue reading

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1899 TOWNLEY STREET

The rezoning, development variance permit and subdivision application for the property 1899 Townley Street will be addressed by Council on Monday, Sept. 28. Please see the meeting agenda here. Please review the report by the Planning Department here. The report … Continue reading

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Camosun College Master Plan 2019

Camosun College has published on their website a master plan for the next two decades. It makes for an interesting read. With housing in our community being a challenge for many, including students from outside lower Vancouver Island, it’s no … Continue reading

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GVHS Open House re: proposed Townley Lodge Redevelopment

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Secondary Suites – Survey Results of Saanich’s South-of-McKenzie Study

Originally posted October 7, 2009 Saanich has posted survey results from its 2009 South-of-Mckenzie Secondary Suite study: http://www.saanich.ca/business/development/plan/secondarysuitestudy.html#study. The goal of the study is to look at the issues and possible regulations regarding the legalization of secondary suites, with residents … Continue reading

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