About Tony Sprackett

Vice-President, Fernwood Community Association

Fernwood Report From City Hall: March 2018

Our Fernwood City Staff Liaison, Michael Hill, provides these reports that include Fernwood-specific news items on a monthly basis, usually around mid-month. We hope you will find the information in his March report useful. If you have any concerns or comments on any of the Fernwood-related news, please email Tony Sprackett, President, Fernwood Community Association.

Vic High Future: Public Input Opportunities

Greater Victoria School District Seeks Public Input on Vic High VICTORIA, BC – The Greater Victoria School District is planning for seismic upgrades to Vic High School. Opened in 1914, the high school has an H-1 seismic ranking, the highest level of priority need. The Ministry of Education has supported the seismic upgrades and the school [...]

FCA Land Use Committee: March 7, 2018

FCA Land Use Committee: March 7, 2018 Update on Fernwood Neighbourhood Plan The City web site, at http:www.victoria.ca/EN/main/residents/planning-development/community-planning/neighbourhood-plans.html, shows the Fernwood Neighbourhood planning process scheduled for 2018. City staff has indicated they should be able to determine a target start month later this fall. This is a disappointing development as we were initially scheduled to [...]

Fernwood Report From City Hall: February 2018

Our Fernwood City Staff Liaison, Michael Hill, provides these reports that include Fernwood-specific news items on a monthly basis, usually around mid-month. We hope you will find the information in his February report useful. If you have any concerns or comments on any of the Fernwood-related news, please email Tony Sprackett, President, Fernwood Community Association.

Fernwood Report From City Hall: January 2018

Our Fernwood City Staff Liaison, Michael Hill, provides these reports that include Fernwood-specific news items on a monthly basis, usually around mid-month. We hope you will find the information in his January report useful. If you have any concerns or comments on any of the Fernwood-related news, please email Tony Sprackett, President, Fernwood Community Association.

The January 2018 meeting of the Fernwood Community Association Land Use Committee will be held on Tuesday, January 30, 2018, and will be a joint event with the Oaklands Land Use Committee. Note the change in venue, accordingly. ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ Land Use Committee Meeting Date: Tuesday, January 30, 2018 Meeting Location: Oaklands Community Centre - 2827 Belmont [...]

Voting Details: A Fernwood Project Endorsed by the FCA

Twenty-eight proposals were submitted by individuals and organizations this fall.  The ideas were vetted to ensure they were viable and worked to improve life in Victoria. Eight shortlisted projects are vying for up to $50,000 in funding.  Now it’s the community’s turn to VOTE! The shortlisted projects are: Urban Alive Pop-Up Native Bee Apiary: A pop-up [...]

Fernwood Report From City Hall: December 2017

Our Fernwood City Staff Liaison, Michael Hill, provides these reports that include Fernwood-specific news items on a monthly basis, usually around mid-month. We hope you will find the information in his December report useful. If you have any concerns or comments on any of the Fernwood-related news, please email Tony Sprackett, President, Fernwood Community Association.

Fernwood Land Use Committee: Agenda, December 6

Agenda   Fernwood Community Association Land Use Committee Wednesday, December 6, 2017 at 7:00 p.m. 1923 Fernwood Road 7:00 PM 1276 and 1278 Gladstone Avenue This is the Official Community Meeting concerning the proposed rezoning of this property. Currently there are two legal non-conforming buildings on this lot that is zoned R1-B (Single Family Dwelling). [...]

City Off-Street Parking Review Open House

The City of Victoria is holding an open house to present their Draft Off-Street Parking Regulations. When: Monday, November 20, 2017, 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Where: Antechamber, City Hall, 1 Centennial Square  The off-street parking regulations apply to private property only and do not include public on-street parking, City parkades or parking lots.  If you [...]