Bylaw change proposals for the Special General Meeting of Members Oct. 22

This is a reminder of the Special General Meeting on October 22, regarding provincially required bylaw changes. The meeting will be  at 7pm at The Paul Phillips Hall, 1923 Fernwood Rd. The FCA of Greater Victoria is incorporated under the Society Act of British Columbia. That Act will cease to exist on November 28, 2018 and [...]

Municipal Election Events in Fernwood

City Council Candidates When: Friday, October 12, 1pm-4:30pm Location: Belfry Theatre Lobby, Fernwood & Gladstone Format: Trade-fair style event Sponsored by: Fernwood Community Association The Belfry Theatre The Last Mayoral Debate (final one before the Oct. 20 election) When: Sunday, October 14, 4pm - 6pm Location: Fernwood Community Centre, 1240 Gladstone Ave. Format: Debate, Moderated [...]

Fernwood Land Use Committee: September 5, 2018

Although we have no rezoning applications to consider we will meet to discuss the Fernwood Neighbourhood Plan and identify land use issues or concerns we might want to address over the coming months. Agenda: September 5, 2018  Fernwood Community Association Land Use Committee Wednesday, September 5, 2018 at 7:00 p.m. 1923 Fernwood Road Please share [...]

Notice of 2 development proposals being presented

The North Park Neighbourhood Association is hearing proposals at its August 1 board meeting, linked below. One of the proposals is around redevelopment of the current Wellburn's building at Cook & Pandora. The public is invited.

Fernwood Land Use Committee: April & May 2018

Please note: the Land Use meeting scheduled for Wednesday May 2, 2018 has been rescheduled - replaced by meetings on Monday, May 7, 2018 and Wednesday, May 14, 2018.  Details about these two meetings and a letter from the Rockland Neighbourhood Association follow. Monday May 7, 2018 (7 PM at 1923 Fernwood Road) At this [...]

2 Important Fernwood Land Use Committee Notices

Please note that the Land Use meeting scheduled for Tuesday April 17, 2018 at 7 PM has been moved to the gym at the Fernwood Community Centre (1240 Gladstone Avenue). Public Hearing for 1201 Fort Street and 1050 Pentrelew Place (former site of the Victoria Truth Centre) Anyone interested in this proposal is entitled to [...]

Fernwood Land Use Committee: Meeting moved to April 17

The planned April 4, 2018 meeting of the Fernwood Land Use Committee will now take place on Tuesday, April 17, 2018. The meeting on April 17, 2018 will be about the Fernwood Neighbourhood Plan.    Leanne Taylor, Senior Planner, Development Services Division, City of Victoria, will talk about the value of the neighbourhood plan generally [...]

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, 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 [...]