The City of Victoria is located on the homelands of the Songhees and Esquimalt People
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By Youth Poet Laureate, James Summer

Public and Statutory Hearings will be convened by electronic means as authorized by Ministerial Order No. M192:

“Local Government Meetings and Bylaw Process (COVID-19) Order No. 3”

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Addendum: Updated Report and Attachment A

The Annual Report provides a summary of the 2020 financial and operational activities for the City of Victoria. The report contains achievements, departmental reports, the audited financial statements as well as other financial and statistical information to assist citizens in understanding the City of Victoria’s performance in 2020.

Link to 2020 Annual Report

  • Motion to approve:
    • 2020 Annual Report
  • Motion to give 3rd reading to:
    • Zoning Regulation bylaw, Amendment Bylaw (No. 1248) No. 21-023
  • Motion to adopt:
    • Zoning Regulation bylaw, Amendment Bylaw (No. 1248) No. 21-023
    • Housing Agreement (2440 and 2448 Richmond Road) No. 21-024
  • Motion to approve Development Permit with Variances
  • Motion to give 3rd reading to:
    • Zoning Regulation Bylaw, Amendment Bylaw (No. 1216) No. 21-058
  • Motion to adopt:
    • Zoning Regulation Bylaw, Amendment Bylaw (No. 1216) No. 21-058
    • Housing Agreement (2740 and 2742 Fifth Street) Bylaw (2021) No. 21-059
  • Motion to approve Development Variance Permit


Addendum: Updated Council Member Motion

A Council Member Motion regarding the proposed reconsideration of a Council Motion in which Council declined a proposal for a 32-unit rental building at 1475 Fort Street.

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