Web site of the Broadmead Area Residents' Association (BARA)
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Welcome to our web site. If you wish to know more about Broadmead, please use our Community link. If you wish to know more about our community association and the people filling key appointments, the BARA link will take you to the right place.
Other pages of our site provide information about the restrictive covenants, community services, safety and more. The Maps page provides a number of maps of the Broadmead area, including an excellent Trails Map.
If you have any questions after viewing the site, please contact us for more information.
All Candidates Meeting
Not sure who to vote for in the upcoming municipal election? Come out and see them in person at the All Candidates Meeting, hosted by a trio of community associations from Broadmead, Blenkinsop Valley and Cordova Bay. The meeting will be:
October 30, 2014 @ 7:00 pm
Check out the poster here.
A Successful Community Day!
With an estimated 600 people attending, the 2014 BARA Community Day can only be called a resounding success. A big thank you to the volunteers that made this day a reality, and also the many sponsors without whom this event would not have been possible:
See you out there next year!
Policy on Supporting Charitable Causes
BARA supports the promotion of charitable causes from local Broadmead businesses. After a number of such requests, a policy statement was created to help clarify our position:
Trees in Broadmead
Do you have questions regarding trees on your property, or in the neighbourhood? Send us an email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Broadmead 'For Sale' Signs
Effective January 1st 2012 our contract for the installation
and removal of 'For Sale' signs has been changed from D &
D Sign Setters to
For all new residential listings, the Realtor should contact Mile Zero Sign Services at email@example.com or by telephone at 250-893-7661. Homeowners using the 'For Sale by Owner' should contact Mile Zero signs directly.
Residents currently having a listing in Broadmead should contact Mile Zero Signs when the listing expires and they will remove the signs.
A selection of community photos are available for viewing in the Photo Gallery. The photos are changed regularly to reflect the seasons and to show community events.
Residents may report graffiti within Broadmead by email at firstname.lastname@example.org. We have a small team of volunteers who have kindly agreed to remove graffiti as and when possible.
District of Saanich instructions for reporting graffiti may be viewed here.
Members' Email Addresses
To improve communications with our members we are updating our membership database with email addresses. Members who did not include this information on the mail-in membership form are encouraged to provide it by sending an email to BARA.