On August 16, 2017, McCuaig and Associates Engineering Ltd. (“McCuaig”) presented a summary of its expert facility condition assessment reports regarding the Saltair Community Centre to the EASC. In part, McCuaig: Found a range of conditions from Excellent to Very Poor with most appearing to fall in the Fair category. Found the oldest part of… Continue reading Is the CVRD’s Electoral Area Services Committee (the “EASC”) second-guessing its own expert reports?
In its July 21, 2017 Facility Condition Assessment of the Saltair Community Centre (SCC), McCuaig and Associates Engineering Ltd. reported major maintenance and renewal goals at the SCC might cost $3,074,593 over the next 10 years. In 2012, the CVRD calculated the cost of borrowing $3,000,000 over 25 years was $5,400,000. The Condition Assessment recommends… Continue reading Saltair Community Centre could cost Saltair taxpayers another $3M
In part, a recent post at http://www.sunnysaltair.ca/community-update/saltair-community-centre-society-news/ states, “The Saltair Community Society is pleased to announce that an ‘Agreement for Services and a Building Lease have been signed with the CVRD. The agreement and lease term runs until December 31st, 2018. During this time, we will continue to work to achieve our goal of successfully operating the… Continue reading SCS Signs Lease and Service Agreement
After residents discovered neither the CVRD nor the SCS would pay for a bouncy castle at this year’s Saltair Easter Event, they raised $400 to pay for a bouncy castle. Despite this, there was no bouncy castle at the event. Director Dorey explained, “The application to the CVRD to allow the Easter Event to happen… Continue reading CVRD Bounces Castle