What is bara?
Volunteer members of the Broadmead Residents’ Association (BARA) work hard to promote or co-ordinate activities that enhance the well-being and character of this unique community. BARA is committed to:
Safeguard green space, parks, and trails.
• Maintain Broadmead as a neighbourhood of single-family homes. (Broadmead is not within the Saanich secondary suite permit area.)
• Address traffic safety issues within the community.
• Provide summer music concerts featuring local musicians.
• Co-sponsor an annual Community Day at Broadmead Village highlighting local, non-profit organizations.
• Organise, in co-operation with other community associations, all- candidates’ meetings prior to elections.
• Act as liaison with the District of Saanich on behalf of residents concerning current and future community requirements.
• Maintain a community news bulletin board at Broadmead Village.
• Produce and distribute the BARA Bugle.
• Be an active member of SCAN (Saanich Community Association Network).