Overnight sheltering in Victoria’s parks is becoming a growing concern.

The view is breathtaking. Just steps from downtown Victoria, Beacon Hill Park is a draw for tourists and locals. That’s why this couple choose to camp in the park last night. “That is the most beautiful view that I’ve seen. I love the island, right.”

Watch the story: City of Victoria park camping a growing issue

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