The city had planned to hike property taxes by 3.5% this year.
This professional trainer says your pups don't actually need to meet tons of people to be properly socialized!
Greater Victoria School District has started providing school care for children of essential workers
The program operates at 13 schools across Greater Victoria.
Authorities are now looking at lifting some restrictive measures starting in the middle of May
Including $1.7 billion to aid the oil and gas sector.
There are two new test positive cases in Island Health region, and 983 people have recovered across B.C.
Mayor Helps has also sent a letter to the provincial government asking for more indoor housing spaces for vulnerable populations
Residents are asked to submit their questions via an online form ahead of time
The service will receive $1.5 million of funding every year for three years
They're also launching a $1 million partnership with Food Banks Canada.
Advisors are available via phone, email, and live chat starting today
75% of the WestJet fleet has been grounded due to COVID-19.
Exactly one month after they announced a temporary suspension of services
Several measures were also announced to support local governments facing revenue shortages
And expanded eligibility for emergency business loans.
100% of the pre-sale proceeds will go towards Food Banks BC.
So far, Victoria has acquired 115 motel rooms for vulnerable populations to use
There are three new cases in Island Health authority, and 955 people have recovered from the virus
After Easter long weekend saw an influx of non-essential travellers to the island
This is the second extension and will last until April 28th
The concert was set to take place on April 29th.
This does not apply to BC Liquor Stores, most of which now have reduced hours
Including a help line you can text into.
Including people still receiving some income, up to $1000/month.
That's about 65,000 single doses for use by health care workers!
According to the poll, 72% of respondents in B.C. are happy with their provincial administration
There are two new cases in Island Health region, and 942 people have recovered from the virus
It was originally scheduled for June 18th.
To be distributed to provinces and territories this week.
Front line workers giving back to their communities in more ways than one ❤️
Mayor Dennis Buchanan is now resting at home
The ferries, currently running on 50% capacity, do not have the authority to refuse service to non-essential travellers
There are 3 new cases in Island Health, and a total of 905 people have recovered
Along with other resources like where to find shelter, hand-washing stations, and financial support
For those struggling to cohabitate during this quarantine period
He was first taken to the hospital and then turned over to police
Victoria Hospitals Foundation purchasing $1 million critical care equipment for Royal Jubilee Hospital
Part of a $7 million fundraising campaign to increase critical care capacity at the hospital
There are no new cases today in the Island Health region
Including personal protective equipment donations
879 people have recovered from the virus in B.C. thus far
And info on how you can do it.
On vessels coming to Vancouver Island
At Victoria General Hospital!
... and we can see why! 😍
A batch of 89 samples takes eight to 10 hours to process
They are authorized to make arrests, as a last resort
Among other decisions to ease financial hardships during this pandemic
There is one new test-positive case on Vancouver Island today, and 858 people have now recovered across B.C.
After Transport Canada ordered ferries to stop non-essential travel
Mount Douglas Park will be closed.