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  1. Coquitlam Recognized with National Community Awards
    Coquitlam was recognized with the Green Cities Award, as well as a rating of 5 Blooms – Gold and second place in the ‘2022 Year of the Garden’ contest at the 2022 Communities in Bloom (CiB) National & International Symposium and Awards.

    October 24, 2022
  2. City of Powell River Awarded Federal Funding for Airport Improvements
    The major improvements will be a renewed surface and the extension of runway 09-27 to a possible 1,219 metres (4,000 feet), along with replacement of most of the runway lighting.

    October 20, 2022
  3. CRD to Enter into Long-term Lease with BC Housing on Salt Spring Island
    At the October 12 CRD Board meeting, the decision was made to lease the entire property at 161 Drake Road to BCH instead of subdividing the area.

    October 20, 2022
  4. City of New Westminster Unveils Komagata Maru Interpretive Plaque
    The plaque tells the history of the incident and describes the work being done by the City to make amends for past actions, including the naming of the Queensborough esplanade and the Q to Q Ferry docks in memory of the Komagata Maru.

    October 19, 2022
  5. City of Rossland Becomes Future Ready with new Official Community Plan
    Through active conversations with Indigenous Peoples of this area, this is the first OCP in Rossland to acknowledge and raise awareness of ongoing Indigenous presence and land rights in the territory that includes and encompasses Rossland known as k’lwist or kmarkn by Sinixt Peoples.

    October 17, 2022
  6. Province, Grand Forks Partner to Develop New Housing
    As part of the MOU, BC Housing and the City of Grand Forks have agreed to work together to replace the Hardy View Lodge shelter at 2320-78th Ave., which is operating under a temporary-use permit and is set to close by March 31, 2023.

    October 17, 2022
  7. City of Burnaby recognized with MISA BC Spirit of Innovation Award
    The City of Burnaby has been recognized with Municipal Information Systems Association of BC’s Spirit of Innovation award for successfully automating its BC 1 Call “Dial Before You Dig” process, providing faster, 24-hour service to customers while saving staff time and money.

    October 16, 2022
  8. Sooke School District and the City of Colwood Explore an Innovative Approach to Create a School that is a Vibrant Community Hub
    The Sooke School District and City of Colwood signed a Memorandum of Understanding in 2021 to work in partnership on projects of common interest and benefit to the community.

    October 13, 2022
  9. CRD Acquires Additional Land for East Sooke Regional Park
    The addition of this land brings the park to 1474.04 hectares and protects and ensures a larger-scale forested corridor between the marine shoreline of Anderson Cove and the upland areas of East Sooke Regional Park.

    October 12, 2022
  10. Northern Rockies Shows Leadership in Health Recruitment
    The Northern Rockies Regional Municipality (NRRM) announced the creation of two major initiatives to attract and retain health care providers to the region.

    October 5, 2022
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