Optional Policies


Esquimalt Age-friendly Assessment (PDF)
An Accessibility Audit for the Township of Esquimalt (PDF)
The Esquimalt Pedestrian Charter (PDF)
Age-friendly and Disability-friendly Official Community Plans (PDF)
Planning for the Future: Age-friendly and Disability-friendly Official Community Plans (PDF)
Seniors' Housing in BC: Affordable, appropriate, available (PDF)

Arts, Culture & Heritage

Esquimalt Arts & Culture Backgrounder (PDF)
A Heritage Context Plan for the Township of Esquimalt (PDF)
Esquimalt Heritage Policy Update (PDF)

Community Health & Safety 

Esquimalt Health & Wellness Backgrounder (PDF
Esquimalt Community Health Profile 2014 (PDF)
Healthy Built Environment Linkages (PDF)

Economic Development

An Economic Development Strategy for Esquimalt (web)  
Esquimalt Small Business Backgrounder (PDF)
Esquimalt Tourism Backgrounder (PDF)
The Rise of Innovation Districts (PDF)
21st Century Cities in Canada: The Geography of Innovation (PDF)

Regional Context Statement

OCP Bylaw No. 2646 (Section 10, p. 70-72) (PDF)
CRD Regional Growth Strategy (web)

Resilient Community

Building Resilient Neighbourhoods (web
Strengthening Neighbourhood Resilience (PDF)

Urban Agriculture / Food Security

A Seat at the Table - a resource guide for local governments to promote food secure communities (PDF)
Dig It! How local governments can support community gardens (PDF)
Vancouver Food Strategy (web)
Urban Farming Guidebook (PDF)