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The City of Victoria is located on the homelands of the Songhees and Esquimalt People

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The Victoria Conservatory of Music presents the Young Artists Collegium Program End of Year Chamber Music Showcase 2022, featuring the VCM’s Preparatory and Intermediate Orchestras, under the direction of Tatiana Kostour.

Performance by the Allegro Trio: Opus 1 No. 1 in E-Flat Major

Marina Aitcheson: Density, Community, City Planning

Addendum: New Speaker

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  • Motion to give 3rd reading to:
    • Official Community Plan Bylaw, 2012, Amendment Bylaw (No. 43) No. 22-055
  • Motion to adopt:
    • Official Community Plan Bylaw, 2012, Amendment Bylaw (No. 43) No. 22-055
  • Motion to approve:
    • Hillside-Quadra Neighbourhood Plan (2022)
    • North Park Neighbourhood Plan (2022)
    • Fernwood Neighbourhood Plan (2022)
    • Downtown Core Area Plan (July 2022)
    • General Urban Design Guidelines (2022)
    • Fernwood Village Design Guidelines (2022)
  • Motion to rescind:
    • Hillside-Quadra Plan and Design Guidelines Parts 1, 2, and 3 (1996)
    • North Park Plan (1996)
    • Fernwood Plan (1994)
    • Downtown Core Area Plan (March 2022)

Forwarded from the July 14, 2022 Daytime Council Meeting

A report recommending:

  • Motion to consider the Official Community Plan Amendment Bylaw in conjunction with the required plans pursuant to section 477(3)(a) of the Local Government Act.


  • 1st, 2nd and 3rd readings of:
    • Land Use Procedures Bylaw, Amendment Bylaw (No. 17) No. 22-057
    • Affordable Housing Standards Bylaw No. 22-056


The bylaws are ready to proceed to Public Hearing and propose to encourage the development of “missing middle” housing forms in specific single family dwelling zones and two family dwelling zones. 


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