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  1. Metro Vancouver Launches New Regional Economic Prosperity Service
    Metro Vancouver is establishing a regional economic prosperity service that will focus on regional collaboration to advance shared economic, livability and sustainability goals in Canada's Pacific Gateway.

    August 2, 2019
  2. Canada Infrastructure Bank Signs MOU with City of Richmond's Lulu Island Energy Company
    Canada Infrastructure Bank and Lulu Island Energy Company have announced the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding formalizing their collaboration to develop a new district energy project in Richmond, British Columbia. This is the Canada Infrastructure Bank's first opportunity to partner on a project in the province.

    August 2, 2019
  3. Kelowna Water Conservation Partnership More Than Just a Drop in the Bucket
    Thanks in part to the support of the Okanagan Basin Water Board, Kelowna’s city parks and sports fields will be able to save more than 38 million litres of irrigation water annually.

    August 1, 2019
  4. Much-Awaited Toboggan Hill Off-Leash Dog Park Opens in Fort St. John
    The 9-acre fully fenced park turns a previously unused portion of Toboggan Hill Park into an exciting amenity for residents and their pets. The space includes a new parking lot with over 30 stalls, lighted multi-surface trails, benches and picnic tables, three size-separated areas, multiple double-gated entrances, and a dog water fountain.

    August 1, 2019
  5. Komagata Maru Way Street Signs Officially Unveiled in Surrey
    In early July, Surrey City Council approved the commemorative naming of a Surrey street to remember the victims of the 1914 Komagata Maru incident. Commemorative street signs that say Komagata Maru Way, located on 75A Avenue between 120 Street and 121A Street, have been installed and were officially unveiled on July 31.

    August 1, 2019
  6. Surrey Launches Two New Water Safety Initiatives
    Mayor Doug McCallum and the Surrey Fire Fighters Charitable Society were joined by members of the community on July 30 to announce the launch of two new water safety initiatives.

    July 31, 2019
  7. Sweet! Nanaimo Bar Stamp Officially Presented to the City and Mayor
    This year, the Nanaimo bar became part of the Sweet Canada stamp collection developed by Canada Post. Canada Post has officially presented the City of Nanaimo with a framed stamp for display at city hall.

    July 30, 2019
  8. Mayors Issue Joint Statement on BC's Plastics Engagement
    The mayors of Victoria, Tofino, Squamish and Rossland have issued a joint statement pertaining to the Province of British Columbia's engagement on banning, reducing and recycling more plastics.

    July 30, 2019
  9. CUPE 118 and Alberni-Clayoquot Regional District Ratify New Agreement
    CUPE 118 and the Alberni-Clayoquot Regional District have ratified a new collective agreement concluding a ten-month negotiation that began in October 2018. The new five-year agreement is retroactive to July 2018, when the past agreement expired.

    July 26, 2019
  10. TransLink awarded Transit System of the Year
    TransLink has been awarded the 2019 Outstanding Public Transportation System Achievement Award by the American Public Transportation Association (APTA). This award is for the category representing the largest transportation systems in Canada and the United States: those providing 20 million or more annual passenger trips.

    July 25, 2019
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