Times Colonist

Child-care centre to be built on legislature grounds in Victoria

No firm location yet; focus will be on needs of legislative assembly and caucus staff

MLA Adam Walker returning to NDP is unlikely, say political observers

'I think a lot depends on what we learn in terms of what actually happened here but this doesn’t help anyone’s re-election at all.'

Victoria land-use changes pave the way for more childcare facilities

The changes include allowing childcare facilities in more areas, and relaxing rules for those located in house conversions

From waitlist to vacant seats in B.C. nursing program

The college suspects a number of factors are at play, with some applicants from outside south Vancouver Island citing the challenge of finding affordable — or any — accommodation

Missing middle missing from Greater Victoria new-home data

Few townhomes and houseplexes — 'missing middle' housing — are being built in the region, according to Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation’s monthly survey of new housing construction

Online accommodation taxes in this B.C. city are now going to help renters

Council opts to contribute $150,000 to monthly rent supplements, and $75,000 to a rent bank

MLA Adam Walker ousted from BC NDP caucus

Premier David Eby said that the decision was made after an internal investigation following a human resources complaint

Royal B.C. Museum collections building underway after First Nations blessing

The province said it expects the $270M building to be substantially completed in the fall of 2025 and open to the public in 2026

Organizations rally for rent control to address housing affordability crisis

The B.C. General Employees’ Union wants to see rent control tied to units, which prevents landlords from raising rents an unlimited amount when a new tenant moves in