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November 26th Council Meeting

Sea Glass New Beginnings This column reports on council meetings from my personal viewpoint and includes comments the reader may not agree with. In all things there are three sides to a story - my truth, your truth and the real truth. November 26th Council Meeting I...

Committee of the Whole Meeting-November 19 2018

Sea Glass New Beginnings This column reports on council meetings from my personal viewpoint and includes comments the reader may not agree with. In all things there are three sides to a story - my truth, your truth and the real truth. November 19 Committee of the...

Committee of the Whole Meeting-November 7 2018

Sea Glass New Beginnings This column reports on council meetings from my personal viewpoint and includes comments the reader may not agree with. In all things there are three sides to a story - my truth, your truth and the real truth. November 7 Committee of the Whole...

Sea Glass New Beginnings

Sea Glass New Beginnings Welcome to Sea Glass New Beginnings, a report devoted to local politics in Lantzville.  This report is based on public information with a little bit of my personal viewpoint intertwined.  I hope you enjoy reading.  If you have any comments on...

Collapse of defamation lawsuit

Collapse of defamation lawsuit The press release, several weeks ago, by Colin Haime, Denise Haime and John Coulson following the collapse and withdrawal of their defamation claim against Jennifer Millbank, David Scott and Graham Savage; and Denise Haime raising the...

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HOW TO DIVIDE A COMMUNITY-Brian Blood

HOW TO DIVIDE A COMMUNITY Councillor Denise Haime dropped a bombshell early on in the proceedings of the marathon (7:00 – 11:15pm) Council Meeting on Monday Feb 26th. Her comments may account for the very sour mood that prevailed for the rest of the meeting and the...

The World Around Us-Sept. 2016

I’m not long back from a fishing weekend with enough fresh-caught, vacuum-packed salmon and halibut to see us through the winter. Our son has established himself in a small northern community and shares his love of the ocean with family and friends fishing from Prince...

The World Around Us-August 2016

One thing enduring works of art have in common is the “Aha!” reaction signifying the presence of a universal truth. The two “Alice” fantasy books are peopled with characters easily recognized in the real world. None is as menacingly, illogically, powerful as the Red...

The World Around Us-June 2016

The World Around Us Recent advice to the Danish government to tax red meat in order to reduce consumption is unlikely to be followed, but the very audacity of the proposal has gained a level of public attention that mere scientific announcements rarely achieve. A...

Sea Glass New Beginnings

Sea Glass New Beginnings

Sea Glass New Beginnings Welcome to Sea Glass New Beginnings, a report devoted to local politics in Lantzville.  This report is based on public information with a little bit of my personal viewpoint intertwined.  I hope you enjoy reading.  If you have any comments on...

Lantzville Staffing and Taxation

Lantzville Staffing and Taxation

THE DISTRICT OF LANTZVILLE STAFFING AND TAXATION Recent social media comments regarding Lantzville costs of administration are flawed and misleading. The focus of the critiques is generally too narrow and becomes personal when addressing certain positions. The...

Streamkeepers April 2017

Streamkeepers April 2017

Streamkeepers 2017 April

Another winter has passed with the volunteers becoming more familiar with the watersheds through stream walks. We began to build a Willow and Red Osier fence at the base of a landslide located on Bonnel Creek, Willow wattling, weaving the...

November 26th Council Meeting

Sea Glass New Beginnings This column reports on council meetings from my personal viewpoint and includes comments the reader may not agree with. In all things there are three sides to a story - my truth, your truth and the real truth. November 26th Council Meeting I...

Committee of the Whole Meeting-November 19 2018

Sea Glass New Beginnings This column reports on council meetings from my personal viewpoint and includes comments the reader may not agree with. In all things there are three sides to a story - my truth, your truth and the real truth. November 19 Committee of the...

Committee of the Whole Meeting-November 7 2018

Sea Glass New Beginnings This column reports on council meetings from my personal viewpoint and includes comments the reader may not agree with. In all things there are three sides to a story - my truth, your truth and the real truth. November 7 Committee of the Whole...

Sea Glass New Beginnings

Sea Glass New Beginnings Welcome to Sea Glass New Beginnings, a report devoted to local politics in Lantzville.  This report is based on public information with a little bit of my personal viewpoint intertwined.  I hope you enjoy reading.  If you have any comments on...

Collapse of defamation lawsuit

Collapse of defamation lawsuit The press release, several weeks ago, by Colin Haime, Denise Haime and John Coulson following the collapse and withdrawal of their defamation claim against Jennifer Millbank, David Scott and Graham Savage; and Denise Haime raising the...

Under the Dome-April 4th Special council meeting

Under the Dome This column reports on council meetings from my personal viewpoint and includes comments the reader may not agree with. I did not attend the council meeting therefore the column is written from listening to the audiotape posted on the DOL website. April...

Under the Dome-March 26, 2018 Council meeting

Under the Dome This column reports on council meetings from my personal viewpoint and includes comments the reader may not agree with. I did not attend the council meeting therefore the column is written from listening to the audiotape posted on the DOL website. The...

Under the Dome-March 12th, 2018 COW Meeting

Under the Dome This column reports on council meetings from my personal viewpoint and includes comments the reader may not agree with. In all things there are three sides to a story - my truth, your truth and the real truth. March 12 Committee of the Whole Meeting The...

Under the Dome-March 12th, 2018 Council meeting

Under the Dome   This column reports on council meetings from my personal viewpoint and includes comments the reader may not agree with.  In all things there are three sides to a story - my truth, your truth and the real truth. I did not attend the council meeting...

RURAL DEVELOPMENT GROWTH AND URBAN CONTAINMENT BOUNDARIES – Jack de Jong

RURAL DEVELOPMENT GROWTH AND URBAN CONTAINMENT BOUNDARIES According to BC Climate Action: “ An Urban (and Growth) Containment Boundary (UBC and GCB) sets aside land to be protected from most forms of development. Usually an “UCB” will delineate the edge of town and...

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Lantzville Community News Society is committed to sharing information about our wonderful seaside village, it’s events, and yes politics.
We will be sharing information from local media sources along with monthly articles, written by journalists about specific local issues.
Lantzville’s Joan Moody has taken on the huge task of submitting regular reports on our council meetings.

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