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No response yet on Huxley Park reduced speed zone

Rachelle Stein-Wotten Local Journalism Initiative Reporter, Gabriola Sounder A request for a reduced speed zone and crosswalk at Huxley Community Park is still under review by the Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure. In the spring, the Regional District of...

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GVFD to stop issuing exemption permits for burns

Derek Kilbourn Sounder News The Gabriola Volunteer Fire Department will no longer be issuing exemptions for contractors and developers to continue doing work when the island is in shutdown conditions. Paul Giffin, Chair of the Gabriola Fire Protection Improvement...

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Jay Dearman memorial 5km walk/run will be June 18

Sounder News A walk/run in memory of Jay Dearman will be a fundraiser in support of Child, Youth, and Family support services on Gabriola. Dearman was killed in 2018, when he was running on Berry Point Road and was struck by a vehicle. A local tradesperson and...

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