As noted on The Facts - as presented by the church some technical studies have been released.

Dates of technical reports

 Traffic Study, May 16, 2018 (Watt Consulting Group) *
Parking Study, May 16, 2018 (Watt Consulting Group)*
Arborist Report, July 30, 2018 (Murdoch de Greef)**
Geotechnical Report, May 2, 2018 (Ryzuk Consulting)**
Mechanical Report, July 27, 2018 (Avalon Mech. Consulting) DRAFT***
Civil Engineering Report, June 13, 2018 (Westbrook) ***
Electrical Report, July 27, 2018 (AES)***

REZONING APPLICATION submitted August 13 2018

 In early September 2018 OBUC made available the main Rezoning Application and Plans available and the above documents were released on September *10, **11 & ***12.

 Landscaping & Arborist reports (two reports in one PDF)

 Three mature trees are being removed:

 1.     A massive Garry Oak –it is 80 cm / 32’ across the trunk at chest height*

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2.     A big arbutus – it splits to two trunks that are 20cm & 18 cm / 8” & 7” in diameter

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3.     A big birch (behind Threshold House) that is 30 cm / 12 in diameter

 * Technical term is DBH – diameter at breast height, which is usually standardised to be at 1.3m / 4’ above ground level.

 Replacement Garry Oaks are to be ‘sticks’ with 5cm / 2” diameter trunks with root balls wrapped in burlap. (This is what 5cm cal, b&b on the report means.). Here is a photo of a Garry Oak thay is approximately 10 cm / 4” cal.

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