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  1. Parntership Aims to Make Homelessness History in the Capital Region
    More than two thousand rental units of housing, including over 1,000 affordable units and 400 shelter-rate units, will be created in the Capital Regional District with the goal to finally put an end to chronic homelessness.

    May 11, 2018
  2. Richmond Honoured with Three Awards at BCRPA Provincial Awards of Excellence
    The City of Richmond received awards in three of the four categories of Excellence - Parks, Facilities, Programs, and the Award of Merit - at the recent BC Recreation and Parks Association Symposium in Vancouver

    May 11, 2018
  3. Burnaby Appeals NEB Decision on City Bylaws to the Supreme Court of Canada
    The City of Burnaby filed an appeal to the Supreme Court of Canada in relation to the National Energy Board’s December ruling that declared Burnaby’s preliminary plan approval and tree bylaws constitutionally inapplicable to Kinder Morgan's Trans Mountain pipeline construction.

    May 10, 2018
  4. Port Alberni Issues Building Permit for Marine Fabrication Centre
    The City of Port Alberni is committed to increasing economic activity throughout the community by making smart use of underdeveloped properties.

    May 10, 2018
  5. Province Provides TransLink New Authority for Mayors' Council's 10-Year Vision
    In response to a request from the Mayors' Council on Regional Transportation, the Province has introduced legislation to give TransLink the authority to set and levy a development cost charge on new construction in the region.

    May 8, 2018
  6. Langley Township's Day of Activities Makes Students Municipally Aware
    Held April 26, the event saw more than 1,800 students from Grades 1 to 4, their teachers, and parents, flood the Township's Civic Facility and parking lots to get a glimpse of what it takes to operate a municipality.

    May 8, 2018
  7. Trail's Skywalk Wins Provincial 2018 Parks Excellence Award
    The City of Trail is pleased to announce it has received the British Columbia Recreation and Parks Association 2018 Parks Excellence Award for the Columbia River Skywalk project.

    May 3, 2018
  8. Campbell RIver to Open Safer Downtown Office
    The plan includes setting up an office in a highly visible, publicly accessible location on Shoppers Row that will house the City’s bylaw department and provide a checkpoint for RCMP officers and a base for downtown patrol officers working seven days a week through Footprints Security.

    May 3, 2018
  9. Affordable Housing Projects Announced for Columbia Basin Residents
    Ten new housing projects in the Columbia Basin region will increase the availability of affordable rental homes for individuals, families, seniors or those with disabilities, who are earning a low to moderate income.

    May 2, 2018
  10. TransLink Details More Than $7 Billion in Transportation Investments
    This historic level of transportation funding will ensure Metro Vancouver can meet the needs of residents, commuters, businesses and be better prepared to accommodate the addition of another one million people to the region over the next 30 years.

    May 1, 2018
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