May 2019

SEAPARC Moves Forward with Fitness Facility Expansion

May 27, 2019

The Sooke & Electoral Area Parks and Recreation Commission (SEAPARC) Leisure Complex is excited to move forward with their fitness expansion this spring.


Sunriver Estates hosts 7th annual community yard sale on June 1st

May 20, 2019

Late spring marks the start of Garage Sale Season, which means it must be time for Sunriver Estates' Annual Community Yard Sale! This event, now in its seventh year, is a highlight for locals and visitors alike.


$86 million in Sooke Road improvements include new four-lane stretch, park-&-ride and wider shoulders

May 13, 2019

Premier John Horgan has unveiled $86 million of Highway 14 improvements along two portions of the thoroughfare designed to increase safety and accommodate higher volumes of traffic.

Planned to get underway later this year is a widening of 1.5 kilometres of Sooke Road from two lanes to four between Connie Road and Glintz Lake Road. A new road alignment will loosely follow the existing road.


Victoria real estate market stalemate continues

May 01, 2019

A total of 696 properties sold in the Victoria Real Estate Board region this April, 10 per cent fewer than the 774 properties sold in April 2018 but an 8.8 per cent increase from March 2019. Sales of condominiums were down 9.8 per cent from April 2018 with 203 units sold but were up from March 2019 by 3.6 per cent. Sales of single family homes were down 12 per cent from April 2018 with 369 sold.