Area D: Roberts Creek
Population: 3,421 (2016 Census)
Growth rate: 5.5% (2011 Census)
Dwellings: 1,508 occupied private dwellings
Area: 143.6 sq. km.
Roberts Creek is a residential and beach area located between the Elphinstone area and the District of Sechelt. It is known for its 9-km of shoreline, much of which includes sandy swimming beaches, and the Roberts Creek Mandala which is re-painted each year by 300 residents and visitors. The Roberts Creek community is centered around small shops and restaurants which provide a distinct village ambiance. The Roberts Creek Community Hall, a popular venue for dances, meetings and other events, was built in 1934 and is owned, operated and maintained by the community.
The area includes a paved bike path that runs parallel to the highway; a golf course, Cliff Gilker Park, a family-oriented hiking area.
Roberts Creek is also the location for several important regional amenites including Dakota Ridge, a winter recreation area offering 12-km of groomed snowshoe and cross-country ski trails, the "Sechelt" landfill, the SCRD's water intake and Seaview cemetery.
Director andreas tize
Andreas Tize was elected as Director for Area D - Roberts Creek, in October 2018.