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  1. New Resource Available for Local Governments on Hosting Gambling Facilities
    Local governments hosting, or looking to host, a gambling facility in their community now have access to a comprehensive and easy-to-use information guide from the Province that provides valuable information about the public-health risks of gambling.

    March 12, 2018
  2. Burnaby Lights the Way in Energy Conservation
    In 2017, the City of Burnaby reduced its energy use more than any other city in British Columbia. This year, they aim to reduce it more.

    March 12, 2018
  3. More than 98% of Vancouver Homeowners Declared by Empty Homes Tax Deadline
    The Empty Homes Tax declaration period for 2017 closed on March 5, 2018, with a total of 183,911 declarations submitted, accounting for 98.85% of all residential property owners in Vancouver.

    March 9, 2018
  4. New Strategy Will Improve Parks, Rec, and Culture Services for Coquitlam Seniors
    Coquitlam has adopted a new strategy designed to get more older adults and seniors using the City’s parks, recreation and culture services over the next decade.

    March 9, 2018
  5. District of Clearwater Celebrates 10 Years of Incorporation
    The District of Clearwater is reflecting on a decade of growth and success since becoming an incorporated municipality in late 2007.

    March 7, 2018
  6. Toquaht Nation Receives $400K Investment in New Secret Beach Marina
    The project includes the construction of 40-slip marina, construction of a new double-wide boat launching ramp, a new marina access road, parking facilities, and breakwater at Secret Beach.

    March 7, 2018
  7. More B-Line Bus Service Coming to Metro Vancouver
    Faster, more frequent bus service is coming to 12 Metro Vancouver communities as TransLink prepares for the roll0-out of four new B-Line bus routes by the end of 2019.

    March 6, 2018
  8. Thinking of Running for Local Office? New Resources Aim to Educate
    People considering running in local elections now have access to resources that provide information about the roles and responsibilities of elected local officials.

    March 2, 2018
  9. Sea to Sky Corridor Communities Disappointed with Cuts to Greyhound Service
    Leadership from the District of Squamish, Lil'wat Nation, Resort Municipality of Whistler, Squamish Nation, Squamish-Lillooet Regional District, and Village of Pemberton plan on meeting with the Minister of Transportation and Infrastructure to accelerate discussions toward regional transit solutions.

    March 2, 2018
  10. Campbell River Wins 2018 Provincial Open for Business Award
    Campbell River came out on top as winning communities were announced at the Small Business BC Awards gala on February 23 in Vancouver.

    February 28, 2018
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