Grass blowing on Joan Crescent                                     


September 8, 2015
The RNA Board meets every second Wednesday at the Government House Friends Cottage,
1401 Rockland Avenue at 7:00 PM.  The Board does not meet in July and August.
All members are encouraged to attend.

A thank you letter to the Honourable Judith Guichon, Lieutenant Governor of British Columbia

for hosting a wonderful reception for the Association on August 7, 2015
was sent by our Membership Chair, Ian Mayhill.

RNA's Position on Amalgamation

New Letters to the City

August 25, 2015Letter to City  re 1745 Rockland Ave/New developments!
June 9, 2015  Letter re 1745 Rockland Ave/Community Land Use Meeting, May 27, 2015
June 4, 2015  Draft Recommendations from the Task Force on Affordable Housing
April 23, 2015
  Proposal for the Zoning Bylaw Update

April 14, 2015  The tree at 1035 Belmont

February 15, 2015  Art Gallery Development Process and Neighbourhood Issues
January 15, 2015  Attaching priority to providing safe streets in Victoria
• 1070 Craigdarroch Rezoning  Letter to the City after neighbours meeting. Nov.22, 2014
• 1381 Craigdarroch Rezoning  Letter to the City after neighbours meeting. Oct.29, 2014
• 1082 Richmond Letter to the City by South Jubilee Neighbourhood Assn. Sept. 18, 2014
• 1745 Rockland Second Letter to the City  September 16, 2014
• Hydro Poles on Terrace Letter to the City Aug.22, 2014
• 1745 Rockland Letter to the City July 12, 2014
• 1082 Richmond
Letter to the City July 12, 2014

• 1670 Rockland 2 Letter to the City June 16, 2014
St. Andrews School Rezoning Letter to the City May 28, 2014
• 1670 Rockland Letter to the City Apr. 22, 2014
• 1745 Rockland Letter to the City Apr. 8, 2014
• 1745 Rockland Letter to the City Apr. 1, 2014
• Community Mailboxes Letter to the City Jan. 30, 2014

Earlier Information, Letters and Reports Archive may be found here

The Safety Committee has created a series of 24 weekly e-mail letters each requiring completion of a Task towards basic Emergency Preparedness.  The series has been posted here.

News from the Rockland Woodland Garden on
Joan Crescent and Craigdarroch Road

Bill Birney, a long time resident of Rockland, has taken many pictures of the Garden. 
Part of his collection is now on this site:

To see a slideshow of all the photos, click on "Slideshow" at top left below the album name. To return to the screen showing all photos, click on the album name Rockland Woodland Garden at top left. You can change the size of the photos by using the slider at top right.  Move the slider to the right to make the photos larger.  To view a single photo, click on it.

To comment on a photo -- enter your comment in the box below the photo and then click on "Post comment".  Also, you can just click "Like" at left below the photo. Anyone can see the number of users who like a specific photo.


pledged to the protection of a unique
urban environment in 
Victoria, British Columbia

• Constitution
• Bylaws
• Board of Directors
•Director's Pages (password required)
• Boundaries 
• Membership Form (Adobe Reader required)
Joining the Email List
• Reports for 2014 AGM held Feb.11, 2015
•Minutes from the 2014 AGM held February 11, 2015
•Minutes of the Board- from March 12, 2003
•Graffiti Action
•Rockland Neighbourhood Plan 1987 
(Adobe Reader required)

•Rockland Woodland Garden

City/CRD/BC Links

• City of Victoria

• Greater Victoria Public Library

• Capital Regional District

BC Transit
•Invasive Plants (BC Min. of Agriculture)

Neighbourhood Attractions
• Art Gallery of Greater Victoria
• Craigdarroch Castle
• Government House
• Langham Court Theatre
•Rockland Walking Tours


Crime & Safety Page
Newsletter Information
Policy on RNA Neighbours Email List
Heritage Inventory Project

The Rockland Neighbourhood Association
Summer 2015
(pdf file requires Abobe Acrobat available free from Adobe)

Earlier editions:Winter 2015,Autumn 2014, Winter 2013, Autumn 2013, Spring 2013,  Autumn 2012, Summer 2012, Winter 2012,   Winter 2011, Autumn 2010,  Spring 2011, Summer 2010, Spring 2010, Winter 2009 Spring 2009, Fall 2008, Dec. 2007, Jan. 2007

 Contact Helen Edwards, Editor at if you could contribute an article, etc. to the next issue. 
  There is a limit of 500 words per article. Photos are always welcome.

Encourage your neighbours
to join the Association!

Only $10.00 per year.

Membership Forms are available online
(pdf file requires Abobe Acrobat available free from Adobe)

Contact the Membership Secretary

The Welcome Committee
is anxious to
acknowledge new neighbours...
Please let us know when a new person or family has taken up residence, or if you are new to the neighbourhood let us know!

Send an email to the Welcoming Committee

* Don't miss the special view of
our neighbourhood

presented by the  new
Rockland Heritage Walking Tours

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Summer 2015