The why of another vote ‘against’ housing
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Dear Tent-and-Van-Dwelling Tofino Workers,
This is an apology.
In a momentous decision last Tuesday, council voted 4–2 to halt a 10.8-ha (26.7-acre) development application from Woodsmere Holdings that included 116 apartments (phase 1), a 48-unit motel (phase 2), and 282 other units including rental apartments, single-family lots, duplexes and four-plexes—all to be built out, things going well, over the next ten years.
That build won’t happen. Continue reading