A public hearing to engage in the future of Resthaven, Rathdown and Brethour parks is slated for Dec. 6 at the Mary Winspear Centre. (Kristyn Anthony/News staff)

Phase two of public hearing for Sidney parks Dec. 6

Improvements to Resthaven, Rathdown and Brethour parks on the agenda for meeting with town, planning staff

The Town of Sidney is working on improvements for Resthaven, Rathdown and Brethour parks and the second round of the public engagement process taking place in early December.

RELATED: Endangered plant thrives after Sidney Spit restoration

An interactive open house is planned for the Myfanwy Pavelic Gallery at the Mary Winspear Centre (2243 Beacon Ave.) on Dec. 6 from 4 until 7 p.m.

The public is invited to view proposed plans, provide feedback and talk with town staff as well as representatives from Barefoot Planning, who are consulting on the projects.

RELATED: Ain’t that a beach?

According to the release, “the goal of each park plan is to provide strong planning and design direction as well as a clear implementation plan, from which detailed designs and park improvements can be made over time.”

Residents are also encouraged to provide feedback via an online survey available Dec. 6 at Sidney.ca.


Like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter

Just Posted

B.C. mom, kids on bike turned away from Tim Hortons drive-thru

Car-free for years, Charity Millar ‘felt gross’ being denied service

Body found in Central Saanich waste recycling facility deemed non-suspicious

Coroners Service investigating circumstances of death

Lau’Welnew Tribal school students rock Mary Winspear Centre

Thursday’s Rock the Salish Sea show starts at 7 p.m.

Saanich mom on a bike turned away in Tim Hortons drive-thru

Car-free for years, Charity Millar ‘felt gross’ being denied service

West Shore RCMP spend four hours searching for roving hikers

RCMP say stay put once you’ve called for help and listen to instructions

POLL: Do you plan on making any purchases on Black Friday?

We’ve all seen the images. Shoppers rioting outside of a store in… Continue reading

B.C. to advocate for frustrated, confused, unhappy cellphone users, says premier

Maple Ridge New Democrat Bob D’Eith to advocate for more affordable and transparent cellphone options

B.C. man who killed Belgian tourist near Boston Bar gets life in prison, no parole until 2042

Sean McKenzie pleaded guilty to second-degree murder of 28-year-old Amelie Christelle Sakkalis

‘Very disrespectful’: B.C. first responder irked by motorists recording collisions on cellphones

Central Cariboo Search and Rescue deputy chief challenges motorists to break the habit

Daily cannabis linked to reduction in opioid use: B.C. researchers

Researchers looked at a group of 1,152 people in Vancouver who reported substance use and chronic pain

Port Alberni rallies for mill workers

Fundraisers helping ease the sting of five months without work

Island student lobbies school board for dress code consistency

Jaylene Kuo contacted school trustees after seeing dress guidelines at brother’s school

Most Read