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Sidney Coles, Local Journalism Initiative

Community

E&N Trail collision puts focus on CRD Cruise with Courtesy campaign

Competing for space on regional trails, e-bike user numbers are on the rise.

Homelessness

Victoria councillors want Westshore to step up in unhoused, opioid issues

Councillors say the capital city has borne the burden of intersecting crises

Environment

Christmas Hill in Saanich becomes a world Key Biodiversity Area

The Christmas Hill Garry oak ecosystem is acknowledged as rare and irreplaceable

Homelessness

Vancouver’s Crab Park brings its encampment protest to Victoria

“The idea is to have no tents in any parks anymore,” said Coun. Jeremy Caradonna. “Tents are not the solution.”