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April 13 & 14: Island FanCon brings cosplay to Langford

Saturday April 13, 2024 | LANGFORD, BC by Mary P Brooke | Island Social Trends Watch out for the weirdness! Teens and adults of all ages...

UBC expanding by 778 tech seats over six years

Friday April 12, 2024 | VANCOUVER, BC by Mary P Brooke | Island Social Trends The University of British Columbia is adding 778 new spaces over...
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NDP explores pre-election strategies: critic shuffle & distance on carbon pricing

Friday April 12, 2024 | NATIONAL NEWS - covered from Vancouver Island, BC Political analysis by Mary P Brooke | Island Social Trends Today Prime Minister...
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Vehicle tires get recycled in BC

Friday April 12, 2024 | VICTORIA, BC by Mary P Brooke | Island Social Trends Done with the tires on your vehicle? Almost 100% of the scrap...
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VICA applauds high-rise mass timber but expects uptake lag

Thursday April 11, 2024 | VICTORIA, BC by Mary P Brooke | Island Social Trends The BC Building Code was updated yesterday with a big...
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Scheduled Traffic Interruptions


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Single-lane traffic in place on Jacklin Road (from Orono to Lequesne) from Nov 27, 2023 into summer 2025 during nearby apartment building construction. [Mary P Brooke / Island Social Trends]
    • Monday January 15 to Summer 2024. Irwin Road between Creekside Trail and Lunar Court. 7 am to 5 pm. Road closures, traffic dealys.
    • March 2023 for 12 months. Blasting at 2681 and 2689 Leigh Rd (between Hwy 1 and Goldstream Ave). Traffic delays during blasting. 8 am to 5 pm.


    • Colwood Roads – traffic notices
    • Wednesday May 27 to Wednesday April 3. Continues 24/7 for work on unplanned pump station maintenance at Ocean Pump Station.  Local traffic only at Ocean Blvd between Milburn Dr and Lagoon Rd. Detour in effect.

View Royal & Burnside

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Major road improvements to Charter Road in Sooke will be done during 2024. [District of Sooke]
    • Sunday February 4. Wounded Warriors Run along Highway 14, leaving the Sooke Legion around 10 am, arriving at Co-op gas station at Westshore Parkway in Langford around noon.
    • Jan to Dec 2024. Charters Road construction, Mon to Fri (7 am to 7 pm), all year. Single lane traffic.
    • Saanich & Peninsula

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        Cowichan/Duncan & Central Vancouver Island

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      Port Renfrew

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        • Remember to drive  safely.  Slow   down  in   construction  zones.