NEW TRAFFIC PATTERN

There is now a Playground Zone on North Road in the Village core. Speed limit is 30kph from dawn till dusk, seven days a week. The zone extends from Lockinvar Lane and ends at the edge of the School Zone at Gabriola elementary.

01/24/2024

2023 businesses of the year – the Gabriola Chamber of Commerce announced the 2023 Businesses of the Year winners on February 7 at the Chamber’s Annual General Meeting – this was the first live presentation of the awards since before the COVID-19 pandemic. Winning Business of the Year was Rombough’s Auto Detailing – owner Chris Rombough (second from left). Winning New Business of the Year was Clean Slate Home Care – owner Randi Simonovic (second from right). Also in photo, Erin Udal, Executive Director of the Chamber (left) and Graham Bradley, Chamber President (right). The Under-40 Entrepreneur of the Year award went to Zak Upton, owner of Oceanside Electric. Derek Kilbourn photo

Secondary suites program open in RDN this spring

Secondary suites program open in RDN this spring

Rachelle Stein-Wotten Local Journalism Initiative Reporter, Gabriola Sounder The B.C. government’s secondary suites incentive program (SSIP) has expanded to 16 regional districts, including the Regional District of Nanaimo. The three-year pilot program launches April...

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March 19 will be first trip for Gabriola MediGo

March 19 will be first trip for Gabriola MediGo

People for a Healthy Community March 19 has been set by PHC for their first medical appointment van trip to Nanaimo.  The Gabriola MediGo van will provide free rides to Gabriolans going to medical appointments.  Riders will book a ride on the PHC website, or by phone...

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