Islands Update is brought to you by the Capital Regional District, SGI Director, Dave Howe and your community liaisons:

 

  • Emma Davis, Galiano

  • Jean-Daniel Cusin, Mayne

  • Melody Pender, Pender

  • Katie Dentry, Saturna 

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February 24, 2020

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Galiano Connectivity Consultation Snapshot

As part of the Connectivity Planning for the Southern Gulf Islands project, the CRD consulted with representatives of various economic sectors on each island about how connectivity i...

February 24, 2020

Internet Connectivity - A Key for Younger Island Demographics

The CRD recently completed the first phase of the Connectivity Planning for the Southern Gulf Islands project. This first phase focused on the internet connectivity needs of the SGI to determine a connectivit...

February 20, 2020

ṮEṮÁĆES  Climate Action Project 

The Southern Gulf Islands are disproportionately impacted by the climate emergency declared by the Capital Regional District and the Islands Trust. They are particularly vulnerable to risk of wild fire, drought affecting food produc...

February 18, 2020

The Saturna Island Fire Protection Society has been approved for a Community Works Fund (CWF) grant in the amount of $20,000 to install solar panels on the roof of Emergency Services Building #1. The installation, scheduled for Spring 2020, is expected to reduce ESB1’s...

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