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City trying temporary measures to slow traffic past Departure Bay Beach

Curbs to be placed along the centre line at crosswalks

New playground now open at Maffeo Sutton Park

Surfaces meant to make playground more accessible

City invests in cleanup as 630 shopping carts collected around Nanaimo

City of Nanaimo formalizes $187,000 expenditure on full-time clean-up crew

City of Nanaimo finalizes property tax rate

Tax notices with 4.5-per cent increase to be mailed this month, city says

Downtown association asking City of Nanaimo to revisit closure of community policing office

Victoria Crescent Association president says office ‘integral’ to area’s safety

Nanaimo city council decides against property tax relief during pandemic

Councillors vote against accessing reserve fund to lessen 4.5-per cent property tax increase

City of Nanaimo looking at ways it can lessen property tax increase

Planned 5.2-per cent increase being updated to 4.5, city considering reducing it to 3.8 or 1.0

City workers to root out problem trees in downtown Nanaimo

Downtown tree roots heaving sidewalks and curbs are causing tripping hazards, mobility issues

Nanaimo city council votes to go ahead with Front Street cycle lanes

$400,000 project will reduce automobile traffic to one lane in each direction

Nanaimo city councillors asked to make decisions around building and replacing facilities

Public works building, RCMP detachment, south-end community centre discussed

City of Nanaimo won’t implement plastic bag ban without province’s go-ahead

Motion to ban single-use checkout bags without ministry approval fails 5-4

City of Nanaimo’s new home business regulations nearing adoption

Councillors unanimously give bylaw third reading following public hearing

Nanaimo residents can bend city’s ear with new online forum

Municipality has created Get Involved Nanaimo public engagement site

Proposed garden at Maffeo Sutton Park goes $186,000 over budget

City of Nanaimo’s finance and audit committee recommends funding the shortfall

Consultant’s report sheds light on ‘very difficult’ era at Nanaimo city hall

Cuff report from 2019, obtained via FOI, highlights concerns expressed by city employees

Nanaimo city councillors stress safety in updating their strategic plan

Council updates list of priorities with amendments, new action items

Nanaimo city council updates drug addiction treatment facility bylaw

Medical office zoning bylaw moves forward, council keeps zoning control over supervised consumption

Plaque that replaced Macdonald statue at Victoria city hall vandalized

Less than 24 hours after plaque was installed, an ‘X’ had been scratched through the centre

PHOTOS: Hundreds gather at a B.C. City Hall after removal of Sir John A. Macdonald Statue

People rallied in support and in protest of the removal, carrying signs and chanting

Removal of John A. Macdonald statue at B.C. City Hall met with divided crowd

People debated race and politics while Sir John A. Macdonald was removed from Victoria’s City Hall