agendas, minutes & attachments


North Park meeting agendas, minutes and other important documents

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AGENDAS & MINUTES – 2018/2019/2020/2021

upcoming meetings

  • Monday, February 8, 2021: 6:30-8:30pm
    • Zoom link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/9333505704
    • Phone in: 778-907-2071 (Meeting ID: 933 350 5704)
  • Monday, March 8, 2021: 6:30-8:30pm
    • Zoom: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/9333505704
    • Phone in: 778-907-2071 (Meeting ID: 933 350 5704)
  • Tuesday, April 6, 2021: 6:30-8:30pm
  • Monday, May 10, 2021: 6:30-8:30pm
  • Monday, June 7, 2021: 6:30-8:30pm
  • Monday, July 12, 2021: 6:30-8:30pm
  • Tuesday, September 7, 2021: 6:30-8:30pm
  • Tuesday, October 12, 2021: 6:30-8:30pm
  • Monday, November 1, 2021: 6:30-8:30pm
  • Monday, December 6, 2021: 6:30-8:30pm 

POSTPONED until March 2021: Annual General Meeting Notice: Monday, December 14, 2020, 6-8pm, Sanctuary First Metropolitan Church (932 Balmoral)
Note: We will be making a Zoom/Call in option available for this meeting.

past meetings

  • January Public meeting: Monday, January 11, 2021, 6:15-8:15pm, (Zoom)

    • During this meeting, we received a land use update from Eleni Gibson (NPNA’s Land Use Planning Advisor), an overview of City initiatives from neighbourhood liaison Michael Hill, a presentation + answers to community questions about the proposed tiny home community @ 940 Caledonia (RAP parking lot) from Mayor Helps and Luke Mari, an update on sheltering in parks from Shannon Perkins (Manager of Bylaw Services) and Bill Eisenhauer (Head of Engagement), and information about the Local Area Plan process from Marc Cittone. Our council liaisons (Dubow and Alto) both sent their regrets. Councillor Young (scheduled to become North Park liaison at the end of January) attended the first half of the meeting, before leaving for another previously scheduled meeting.
    • See meeting notes and questions + answers about the Tiny Home Community @ 940 Caledonia here. (We are still waiting on answers to some questions. These are the ones in red)
    • See info sheet here that was dropped off for residents on Green & Caledonia here.  Also, see council motion on the Jan. 14 Council agenda.
    • You can watch the recording of the meeting here. (Passcode: rVM1F+%$)
  • December Public meeting: Monday, December 7, 2020, 6-8pm, (Zoom)
    • During this meeting, we received a Land Use update from Eleni Gibson (Land Use Planning Advisor), an invitation to a workshop on December 17 with the Existence Project, a sheltering in parks update from Shannon Perkins (Bylaw Manager), and a Q+A period with MLA Grace Lore, and BC Housing’s Murray Langdon. You can watch the recording of the meeting here. (Passcode: !7e62m1#) Meeting notes to follow.
  • All Candidates Debate: Tuesday, December 1, 2020, 7-8:30pm, Zoom Webinar
    • The City of Victoria’s “northern” neighbourhoods (Fernwood, North Park, Burnside-Gorge, Vic West, Downtown, Oaklands, South Jubilee, and Hillside Quadra) will be hosting an all-candidates forum ahead of the December 12 by-election.
    • The debate will take place via Zoom and Facebook Live on Dec. 1, 2020, at 7 p.m. It will be moderated by Joe Perkins of CHEK News.
  • Local Area Plan Update: Monday, November 9: 5-6pm, Zoom
    • Marc Cittone from the City of Victoria will be providing an update on the Local Area Plan (LAP) process to date, and letting us know about opportunities to provide input. Beginning in November, 2020 there will be a month long public input opportunity. During this hour long call, you can learn what the LAP is, how it affects you as a resident or business owner, and how you can provide your input! (Marc Cittone is a Senior Community Planner with the City of Victoria, and is leading the Local Area Plan process.)
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  • November Public meeting: Monday, November 2, 2020, 6-8pm, Sanctuary First Metropolitan Church (932 Balmoral)
      • We received an update on sheltering in parks, an update on how the City intents to improve engagement and communication, a land use update, and an update on the Local Area Plan.  See the draft meeting notes here. 
  • October Public meeting: Tuesday, October 6, 2020, 6-8pm, Royal Athletic Park
    • We will be receiving an update on sheltering in parks from Shannon Perkins, Bylaw Director with the City of Victoria. Also in attendance will be North Park Council liaison Councillor Marianne Alto, and community liaison Michael Hill.  During this meeting we will receive an update from the City about the plan for working with the campers in Central Park to bring everyone into compliance with the new bylaws. You can see the new bylaws, services, and parks where sheltering is permitted in this handout published October 1. See (draft) meeting notes here. 
  • September Public meeting: Monday, September 7, 2020, 6-8pm at RAP.
  • August Public Meeting to discuss sheltering in Central Park: Tuesday, August 4, 2020: 6-8pm at Royal Athletic Park.
  • Q+A Session #2 on Wednesday, April 29 from 6:30-8:30pm. See the Quadra Village Community Centre website for updates on this session.
  • Q+A Session #1: Community Coping Through Conversation, April 9, 2020. See here for a summary of the questions, answers, and opportunities to stay in touch and get involved going forward.
  • February 20, 2020 Public Meeting Agenda . Here are the Meeting Minutes from the Feb. 20, 2020 public meeting. During this meeting, we also conducted a “Meeting in a Box” asking questions relating to North Park Village, transportation, and mobility. Here was the feedback we received.
  • Here is the agenda for the January 16, 2020 meeting. This meeting is held in the Community Room at the Save on Foods Memorial Arena from 7-9pm. Public Meeting Minutes – Jan. 16, 2020 pdf

AGENDAS – 2017

MINUTES – 2017

ATTACHMENTS