Townhomes pitched for single-family Delta neighbourhood

The city has received a new application to develop a townhouse complex in the middle of a single-family neighbourhood where higher density housing hasn’t been envisioned by Delta.

The proposal by Westcorp Developments 92 Avenue Ltd. would see a 32-unit residential development, which includes three houses and 29 townhouses, in the 11000-block of 92nd Avenue in North Delta, behind Delview Secondary and Gibson Elementary.    

Currently zoned for single-family, the large single lot just off 116th Street ,currently has a house and a large stand of trees.

A report by the planning department notes it would be possible to develop 10, single-detached homes or six duplex houses at the site under its current designation, subject to meeting regulations under the zoning bylaw including setbacks, landscaping, site coverage and parking requirements.

The proposed rezoning would result in increased density in a location and scale not contemplated in the Official Community

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Beware of contractor fraud after Hurricanes Laura, Delta

DENHAM SPRINGS, La. (WAFB) – Many people are desperately seeking contractors to make home repairs after Hurricanes Laura and Delta, but it’s important to not let your guard down during this time.


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“He got the insurance money and gone with it,” said Stacie Thompson.

Thompson says she hired Songy’s Roofing and Construction in June to replace her roof. Four months later, she says no work has been done.

“He required half the money down and he gave me a price. I wrote him a check for $4,500. It was cashed immediately, the same day,” Thompson said.

She says she thought she followed all the rules, such as checking for a license, looking up reviews, and signing a physical contract, but now, she’s left with a damaged roof she says she can no longer afford to fix.

“I had to pay somebody to

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