Gabriola Island Local Trust Area is located 6 km east of Nanaimo, BC and has a 2016 census population of 4033. The area includes over 20 other islands such as Mudge, DeCourcy, Entrance and the Flat Top Islands. Gabriola's beautiful and vibrant islands are home to some of the rarest ecosystems in British Columbia. To learn about the conservation status of the Gabriola Island Local Trust Area, view the island profile. The office is at 700 North Road.
Gabriola Island Local Trust Committee Latest News
October 2, 2020 | Electronic LTC Special Meeting to discuss rezoning application GB-RZ-2020.1 (Gabriola Housing Society), 10:00am.
Meeting Agenda: Click here and choose October 2 (available 1 week before the meeting).
To join Electronically: Click here
To Call into the meeting: 855 703 8985 (Toll Free)
Webinar ID: 601 9155 2482
Live Stream: Click Here to watch.
This meeting will be recorded and posted on the Islands Trust website. For those who are unable to join or watch the live webinar, a link to the recorded live stream will be available on the Islands Trust website a few days after the meeting.
September 2020 | Gabriola Island Advisory Planning Commission Meeting: September 23, 2020
The Gabriola Island Advisory Planning Commission will hold a meeting on Wednesday, September 23, 2020 at 7:00 PM online using ZOOM. The APC will review and discuss Trustee Langereis' report regarding the protocol for siting of new antenna systems on Gabriola and provide recommendation for public consultation. More information may be found in the meeting Agenda. Members of the public are welcome to attend this ZOOM meeting, as observers by clicking on the link in the meeting Notice.
September 16, 2020 | Village Way Path Construction Begins
The Regional District of Nanaimo has hired Windley Contracting Ltd. to construct the Village Way path on Gabriola. The contractor is starting the project on September 16, 2020 with surveyors on site. Beginning the week of September 21, the remaining crews and machinery will be mobilized to the site and construction work will begin.
Click here for the most up to date information and Service Notices https://www.rdn.bc.ca/gabriola-village-trail
September 10, 2020 | Electronic LTC Regular Business Meeting, 10:30am.
Live stream recording now available: Click here and choose September 10 for link.
2020 Gabriola Island LTC Business Meeting Schedule
An UPDATED 2020 Gabriola Island Local Trust Committee business meeting schedule is now available. Come join your local trustees at their next business meeting to see what's being considered in your community.
Gabriola Trustee Office Hours suspended until further notice
Due to concerns regarding the COVID 19 virus, Trustee Office Hours at the Islands Trust Northern Office are suspended until further notice. In the absence of in-person office hours, Trustees Langereis and Colbourne encourage you to contact them by email or phone. Trustee contact information is as follows:
Trustee Kees Langereis Trustee Scott Colbourne
Enquiries may also be sent to email@example.com or call 250-247-2063 for the Islands Trust Northern Office reception.