Land Use and Transportation
Green space, roads, residential and commercial development…
Find out what’s in store for land use and transportation in the Hillside-Quadra neighbourhood.
January 29, 2018. Cascadia Liquor is proposing some changes to the Quadra Village shopping experience. Motivated to provide an enhanced customer experience through site improvements, the Cascadia Quadra location is applying to move to a larger location right behind its existing location in the Quadra Village Shopping Centre.read more
29 October, 2017: The latest update from NAC on high-profile development proposals in the Hillside-Quadra Neighbourhood.read more
29 October 2017: The Hillside-Quadra Healthy Neighbourhood Working Group, in consultation with The Summit at Quadra Village project team have identified allotment gardens as a priority for a 5000 square feet area of the site. This summer, the groundwork to develop a plan for presentation to Island Health – and to share with neighbourhood residents for feedback – got underway. Given the number of people in the neighbourhood interested in healthy, locally grown food, and the number of folks challenged by food security issues, it seems like the creation of allotment gardens is long overdue.read more
June 15, 2017.
Over the next few years, the City of Victoria and several institutional partners, including BC Housing, School District 61 and the Capital Regional District, will reach out to Hillside-Quadra residents to develop a vision and a plan for the neighbourhood. Please share your ideas and participate in the grassroots planning process that unfolds in the autumn of 2017 and beyond. This is our opportunity to shape the future of our neighbourhood and city – and everyone has a role to play.
15 June, 2017
Surely getting a simple change such as a pedestrian activated crossing light at Graham St. would not be too difficult? At least that’s what I thought going in! Thus began a very long process of working with the neighbourhood land use committee and navigating the corridors of City Hall.