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  1. Squamish Wastewater Treatment Plant to Receive $10M Upgrade for Growing Community
    Construction upgrades to the primary and secondary-treatment processing system at the Wastewater Treatment Plant are set to begin later this month to help meet the demands of a growing community as well as maintain compliance with Federal and Provincial wastewater treatment regulations.

    April 25, 2022
  2. Fort St.John Celebrates Earth Day with Launch of Innovative Recycling Education Partnership
    Fort St.John has previously seen significant improvements in recycling collection through manual cart audits. By partnering with Prairie Robotics and using the firm’s proprietary hardware and software platform, these audits are now performed automatically across the entire city with education tailored to each household.

    April 22, 2022
  3. Prince George Honoured by BC Construction Association for Engagement with Industry
    The City of Prince George has been singled out for special commendation by the BC Construction Association for its engagement practices with industry.

    April 22, 2022
  4. Nanaimo's Downtown Revitalization and Safety Plan Closely Linked
    The plan recommendations include hiring Community Safety Officers, two permanent Community Clean Teams, using Parks Ambassadors, increasing downtown parkade cleaning, adding Downtown Ambassadors and undertaking an assessment of public spaces to improve safety.

    April 22, 2022
  5. City of Surrey Named One of Canada’s Greenest Employers
    The City of Surrey has gained national recognition as one of Canada’s Greenest Employers for 2022. This is the third year in a row that the City has received this award.

    April 22, 2022
  6. City of Castlegar Brings Business Outdoors
    The new Bylaw replaces the Open Streets Pilot Project by introducing specifications for storefront retail and patios and providing certainty by creating a long-term program through regulation.

    April 20, 2022
  7. City of Victoria Creates Fast Lane for Affordable Housing Approvals
    Projects by non-profit, government or co-op housing organizations will no longer require re-zonings or public hearings when they are consistent with the City's Official Community Plan and related design guidelines.

    April 19, 2022
  8. Flood-Affected Communities Benefit from Recovery Funding
    Ten B.C. communities severely affected by the November 2021 floods are receiving $53.6 million in provincial funding to support recovery work and get people back into their communities.

    April 14, 2022
  9. Port Alberni Joins Hupacasath & Tseshaht in First Nation-Municipal Community Economic Development Initiative
    Hupacasath First Nation, City of Port Alberni and Tseshaht First Nation are one of eight partnerships in Canada to participate in a three-year capacity development program between 2022-2025

    April 14, 2022
  10. City of North Vancouver Adopts 10 Year Mobility Strategy
    Built around a vision of creating streets that work for everyone, no matter what mode of travel, the Mobility Strategy sets out actions that aim to make streets safer, more comfortable, prosperous and vibrant with easier access to sustainable mobility choices.

    April 14, 2022
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