We believe in the power of action. We’re not just here to provide information; we’re here to make a difference. That’s why we’ve implemented a range of impactful action items such as surveys, feedback forms, petitions, and more. We’re actively working towards positive change, and your support is absolutely crucial to our success. By participating in these interactable items, you become an integral part of our mission. Together, we can amplify our collective voice and drive tangible results. So, don’t wait – take action now and be a force for meaningful change! Your input matters, and every click brings us closer to a brighter future. Join us in shaping a better tomorrow. Let’s make it happen, together!
We’ve taken a bit of time to try and organize our initiatives into 5 categories. While we aren’t limited to only these points, it’s crucial to focus our attention on issues that matter most to our community. Below you’ll find our 5 focus points which outlines where the bulk of our time, effort, and resources go.
- Climate Change Policies and Their Local Impact:
Explore the unintended consequences of climate change policies on local communities. Discover how well-intentioned global efforts can sometimes leave neighbourhoods grappling with higher costs of living, unaffordable homes, and economic challenges. This section delves into the need for a balanced approach that considers both environmental sustainability and the well-being of local residents.
- The Impact of 15-Minute Cities on Small Businesses and Freedoms:
Delve into the concept of 15-minute cities and how they can inadvertently create hardships for small businesses. Learn about the potential restrictions on travel, the implications for local economies, and the questions surrounding individual freedoms and surveillance. This section discusses the balance between urban development strategies and the need to maintain vibrant small business ecosystems.
- Unveiling Global Influences on Local Governance:
Gain insights into the hidden influences of global or external groups on local government decisions. Explore the concept of transparency and the importance of understanding how globalist entities impact local policies. This section sheds light on the need for an informed citizenry and an open dialogue about the role of international factors in shaping local governance.
- Preserving Rural Charm: Embracing Country Homes and Local Communities:
Explore the value of preserving the rural character of your town by retaining country homes and single-family dwellings. This topic dives into the significance of maintaining the unique charm and identity of a rural community amidst changing urbanization trends. Discover the benefits of utilizing available resources and spaces to uphold the essence of your town while adapting to modern needs.
- Amplifying Community Voices: Empowering Change through Advocacy:
Uncover the power of united voices as we champion community members’ concerns. Through strategic partnerships and collaborative efforts, we provide a platform for individuals to voice their issues and drive meaningful change. This topic highlights our mission to give a voice to the often-overlooked concerns that may not be addressed by local NGOs, non-profits, or other stakeholders. By joining forces, we create a stronger collective impact and work towards a more inclusive and responsive community.
Current Action Articles
In a very interesting letter sent to council, Black Press (Cowichan Valley Citizen) urges council to cancel all announcements, updates, surveys, etc promoted through Meta (Facebook). Their plan? Divert the
If you missed the town hall you can watch the entire event below. The Land Keepers Society hosted a Town Hall at the Cowichan Station Hub, August 14th between 7PM