GERTIE receiving $9,278 share of coastal fund

GERTIE receiving $9,278 share of coastal fund

Derek Kilbourn Sounder News Gabriola’s GERTIE bus system is receiving $9,278 share from a $230,000 Community Passenger Transportation Fund. The one-time fund is being administered by the Island Coastal Economic Trust (ICET) and Vancouver Island Economic Alliance...
Gabriola MP continues to push for Citizens’ Assembly on Electoral Reform

A community response to encampments on the Commons

Heather Menzies Special to the Sounder Picking up garbage, clothing, cooking utensils and assorted camping gear from (illegal) encampments on the Gabriola Commons has evolved into a twice weekly patrol in recent months. In the minus-10 cold of a recent Saturday...
Recommendations for Rollo field improvements to be presented to committee February 12

No home-field advantage for Gabriola soccer teams

Rachelle Stein-Wotten Local Journalism Initiative Reporter, Gabriola Sounder They may be the Gabriola Soccer Association, but at the moment, none of the teams’ upcoming home games will be played on the island. All three of the island’s sports fields – one at Gabriola...