Oak Bay Lodge Decision Deferred

With a packed house and standing room only, I attended last night’s Oak Bay Council meeting about the proposed Oak Bay Lodge development. The meeting was a sequel to the October 3rd Council meeting when I understand that the applicants (Baptist Ho…

Times Colonist Coverage

I want to thank the Times-Colonist for the coverage they provided on my Oak Bay municipal election campaign. I am pleased that my use of technology and social media is receiving such a positive response. Please visit the link below for coverage de…

Campaign Taking Off

UPDATE – I have my pamphlet in final draft and ready for the printer tomorrow, campaign signs are ordered and my nomination papers are filed. It has been a hectic schedule since last Friday when I announced my candidacy. I am grateful to my wonder…

What Moves You?

Transportation is a major issue for most communities in the region and I understand that Oak Bay has identified particular concerns such as needed enhancements to cycling, pedestrian walkways/pathways and public transit. The Capital Regional Distr…

Calling All Candidates

I am pleased to learn about an All Candidates’ Meeting, hosted by the Community Association of Oak Bay (CAOB), on November 4, 2011 (Friday evening) at the Monterey Recreation Centre. This will be a great opportunity for candidates running in the O…

Victoria Foundation Launches Vital Signs Report

I attended a breakfast meeting on October 4 to help launch the Victoria Foundation’s latest annual report on the Capital Region’s quality of life, called “Vital Signs.” These survey results provide valuable insights and a barometer on how the regi…

SUSTAINABILITY

I attended this year’s Union of British Columbia Municipalities (UBCM) annual convention and learned more about what “sustainable” really means. It’s a great buzz word, something that falls within “planning-speak” but I believe its principles and …

Press Release

September 30, 2011 Popular Councilor Stepping into Oak Bay Municipal Race OAK BAY – Popular two-term Councilor, Cairine Green, announced today that she will seek a seat on Oak Bay Council in the November 2011 municipal election. Green, who has bee…

What You Are Saying

I am pleased to stand for an Oak Bay Council seat in the November 19, 2011 Municipal election. Between now and then, I hope to meet and talk with you to learn more about what is important to you and to the future of Oak Bay. To reach out to reside…