Alberni Valley News, September 28, 2022

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Bombers 4-0 at home

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING ELECTORAL AREA ‘E’ – Beaver Creek What:

When: Where:

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Public Hearing for Bylaw P1463 6287 Lamarque Road – Ryan Andow, Property Owner October 3, 2022 at 7:00 pm Electronic and call-in public attendance only please see below for information.

What it is about: A Public Hearing for residents and property owners within Electoral Area ‘E’ – Beaver Creek, will be held to consider Bylaw P1463. This bylaw is a Zoning Atlas Amendment to rezone LOT A DISTRICT LOT 108 ALBERNI DISTRICT PLAN VIP71560 from Small Holdings (A1) District to Acreage Residential (RA3) District to facilitate a subdivision proposal. How can I learn more: The Public Hearing will be held by the Director for Electoral Area ‘E’, the Alternate Director or the Chairperson of the Regional District. The Board resolution making this delegation, along with Bylaw P1463 and relevant background documents, is available for review online at www.acrd.bc.ca/events/3-10-2022/. Planning staff are available to answer questions in person, through email, or by phone during normal office hours 8:00 am to 4:30 pm, Monday through Friday, from September 21, 2022 to October 3, 2022, excluding statutory holidays. How can I provide input: Providing an opportunity for public input is a top priority for the ACRD. Consider written submissions as an effective means to do so. Anyone who feels their interest in property will be affected by the proposed bylaw will be afforded a reasonable opportunity to be heard. Options include participating in the Public Hearing by electronic means using Zoom video conferencing or teleconferencing, and/or submitting correspondence to the ACRD. If you wish to participate in the Public Hearing electronically or by phone, full instructions to do so are available on our website at www.acrd.bc.ca/events/3-10-2022/ or can be provided by contacting Planning staff by email at planning@acrd.bc.ca or by phone at 250-720-2700. This Public Hearing will be recorded and livestreamed on our website. Written correspondence can be submitted to the ACRD by one of the following methods: • Hard copy delivered to the ACRD office in person, in the drop slot or by mail to the Planning Department at the address below. • Email sent to planning@acrd.bc.ca before 4:00 pm, October 3, 2022. Email correspondence will only be considered received if receipt confirmation is provided by ACRD staff. • Fax sent to 250-723-1327 before 4:00 pm, October 3, 2022. Fax correspondence will only be considered received if receipt confirmation is provided by ACRD staff. All correspondence must be received by the ACRD no earlier than 8:00 am on September 21, 2022 and no later than 4:00 pm on October 3, 2022. Correspondence submitted and/or received outside of these parameters will not be included in the Public Hearing. Who do I contact if I have questions: Planning Department, Regional District of Alberni-Clayoquot 3008 Fifth Avenue, Port Alberni, BC V9Y 2E3 Telephone: 250-720-2700 Fax: 250-723-1327 Email: planning@acrd.bc.ca

The Port Alberni Bombers have won four in a row and are undefeated on home ice so far this season. The VIJHL team picked up a 5-2 win against the Lake Cowichan Kraken on Wednesday, Sept. 21, where the Bombers opened things up in the first period with a goal from Blake Power. They earned a five-minute powerplay shortly afterwards when Kraken forward Kyler Smith received a major for a blow to the head, but were unable to capitalize on it. In the second period, the Bombers doubled their lead with a goal from Justin Osborne, but the Kraken tied things up halfway

Port Alberni Bombers forward Blake Power battles with Lake Cowichan Kraken foward Mitchell Billings for the puck during a game on Sept. 21. (ELENA RARDON / ALBERNI VALLEY NEWS) through the frame with two goals in a row. In the final period, the Bombers opened the flood gates with goals from Jackson Payeur, Grayson Erickson and Beau Helmeczi giving the home team a 5-2 final. Goaltender Felix Plendl earned his first

VIJHL win and the Bombers improved to 2-3 on the season. The Bombers followed up this win on Friday with a 7-1 victory against the visiting Kerry Park Islanders, then extended their homestand win streak on Saturday by blanking the Saanich

Predators 3-0. Plendl made 39 saves on Saturday for his first VIJHL shutout. Port Alberni has a challenge ahead, as the Bombers face the undefeated Comox Valley Glacier Kings at the Alberni Valley Multiplex on Wednesday, Sept. 28. Puck drop is at 7 p.m. and tickets can be purchased at www.portalbernibombers.ca and at the door. ICE CHIPS…The BCHL’s Alberni Valley Bulldogs opened their season on the road last weekend, with a 3-2 win in Victoria and a 3-1 loss in Cowichan. The Bulldogs will be back on home ice for their home opener against the Powell River Kings on Saturday, Oct. 1.

GRASSROOTS RUGBY Grassroots Rugby participants in Port Alberni wrapped up the end of the summer season with a barbecue on Friday, Aug. 26. More than 200 kids took part in the summer program between Port Alberni and Bamfield. (SUBMITTED PHOTO)

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