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  1. CVRD Files Leave to Supreme Court of Canada in Contaminated Soil Landfill Case
    The Cowichan Valley Regional District has filed an application for leave of the Supreme Court of Canada in relation to the South Island Aggregates, Cobble Hill Holdings, and South Island Resource Management contaminated soil landfill facility in Shawnigan Lake.

    January 5, 2017
  2. It Takes a Region to Raise a Litter in the Fraser Valley
    On November 11, 2016 staff from the Fraser Valley Regional District's CARE Centre were alerted to a litter of newborn puppies, orphaned by their mother and struggling for life in a rural area. Thanks to the quick action of the CARE Centre team, six of these puppies have survived.

    January 3, 2017
  3. Richmond Takes the LEED with Gold Community Centre
    Richmond's City Centre Community Centre has achieved Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Gold status.

    December 30, 2016
  4. North Cowichan Moves Forward with Affordable Housing Initiatives
    North Cowichan Council, in partnership with the Community Land Trust Foundation of BC, has taken a step forward on two innovative, affordable housing initiatives for the community.

    December 30, 2016
  5. Technology for Smarter and Safer Buses Coming to Whistler and Squamish
    The Resort Municipality of Whistler and District of Squamish have signed memorandum of understandings to introduce a new Real Time information system.

    December 23, 2016
  6. Abbotsford, Mission Celebrate New Cannell Lake Water Treatment Plant
    Completion of the plant means modern and efficient infrastructure for safer, better quality drinking water for Abbotsford - Mission residents.

    December 22, 2016
  7. TransLink Announces Sale of Oakridge Transit Centre Lands
    The structured transaction sale, one of the largest in BC's history, will see payments to TransLink totalling $440 million by 2022.

    December 21, 2016
  8. City of Burnaby Appeals Federal Government Approval of Kinder Morgan Pipeline
    The City of Burnaby has filed with the Federal Court of Appeal for Leave to Appeal the federal government's approval of Kinder Morgan's pipeline expansion proposal.

    December 20, 2016
  9. Prince Rupert Directs Over $16,000 Towards Business Facade Improvements in 2016
    With funding from the Northern Development Initiative Trust, the Business Facade Improvement Program is designed to assist property and business owners with rehabilitating the commercial facades of their properties for the purpose of creating a positive visual impact, stimulating private investment, and complementing other community revitalization efforts.

    December 20, 2016
  10. Whistler Announces New Matching Program for Property and Business Owners
    The Resort Municipality of Whistler, through the new Mayor’s Task Force on Resident Housing, launched a new program aimed at matching business owners with property owners for workforce housing.

    December 16, 2016
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