Monthly Archives: October 2011

Meeting More Residents

I had another opportunity to meet some of you in an informal setting where I listened to you express more of the issues that are important to you. We exchanged ideas and views and I appreciated your comments and questions as I continue to learn mo…

Oak Bay Resident Concerned

An Oak Bay resident recently expressed concerns about the need for greater environmental protection (e.g. retaining trees), promoting the integrity of Oak Bay that allows and enhances green space (and parks), supporting cycling as a viable transpo…

Life’s Cycle

I just completed a candidates’ survey questionnaire conducted by the Greater Victoria Cycling Coalition (GVCC) asking all regional candidates running for local government, to answer questions about cycling and other transportation issues in each m…

Poetry in Motion

We walked and knocked today along the streets named for poets, a wonderful neighbourhood that sits between Elgin and Foul Bay Rd., north of Oak Bay Ave. While many of you were not home, those who did answer the door were welcoming and took my broc…

Out and About

Met and talked with residents from North Oak Bay and here are the highlights of what concerns them about the future of Oak Bay and community priorities they feel need to be addressed by a new Mayor and Council: Candidates who run for Council in Oa…

The Answer Is No

As I am meeting and talking with residents, two questions have been asked of me: Are you running for the Green Party (my last name)? Do you still live in North Saanich? To clarify, I am not running for the Green Party. My last name happens to be G…

Signs Flying Out the Door

Thanks to everyone who has taken a sign and to those who continue to ask for a sign. Signage really is a huge help to my getting more exposure and name recognition. I am grateful to everyone and keep those requests coming! My sign team is happy to…