The 2018 Draft Annual Budget has been prepared by Cowichan Valley Regional District staff based on direction received by the Board. During October, November and December 2017 individual Committee and Commission meetings will take place where the budgets will be debated. Should any amendments be required after Committee or Commission meetings a schedule will be… Continue reading CVRD 2018 Draft Annual Budget
On October 18, 2017, a delegation of Saltair voters presented the Electoral Area Services Committee (EASC) of the CVRD with a petition signed by 628 Saltair residents, which had been produced in just three weeks. The petition asked for a referendum to establish whether the community does or does not support spending Saltair tax and… Continue reading 628 Saltairians Sign Petition
Don Bodger, Editor of the Chemainus Valley Courier, attended our September 24, 2017 community meeting about spending Saltair grant and tax money on restoring the Saltair Community Centre building. You can read his news story about the event at http://www.chemainusvalleycourier.ca/home/saltair-residents-lay-out-the-groundwork-for-a-referendum-on-community-centre/
At 2:00 P.M. on September 24, 2017, the Chemainus Senior’s Drop-in Centre was packed.
On the 25 Jun 2017, I attended the open house display of the “Remember Where – In Saltair?” Quilt, which commemorates Canada’s Sesquicentennial Celebration in 2017. The amazing workmanship of many talented, quilting artisans made this quilt a historical gathering of Saltair locations and events on a lovely green background. It is a beautiful true… Continue reading The “Remember Where – In Saltair?” Quilt
The CVRD Water Dept staff hosted a very informative Open House at the Saltair Water Treatment Facility on the 13 May 2017 from 10-1 pm. While I was at the Open House, the staff indicated that the Open House was well attended. There was coffee, tea, and those amazing muffins & scones from the Ladysmith… Continue reading CVRD Open House at the Saltair Water Treatment Facility – 13 May 2017
The SDRA is inviting volunteers (i.e., Parks Commission, Trans Canada Trail data collectors, and SWAC, APC and Society members) to a Saltair Celebration of Volunteers and Canada 150 that will take place from 1:00 to 3:00 pm on Sunday, June 25, 2017 at the Saltair Community Centre. The SDRA is sponsoring this event using Area… Continue reading Saltair Celebration of Volunteers and Canada 150