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Cities are becoming increasingly important fronts in the fight against climate change. Drawing on renewable energy sources, creative forms of public transport, and futuristic eco-friendly gizmos like solar-powered trash compactors, these 10 towns are leading the way.
Laura Benson, Manager of Sustainability and Corporate Planning, spoke to her report [PDF, 2.47MB] that asked Council to endorse the recommended program of incentives designed to accelerate private sector investment in the downtown. The program, as recommended, comprises 10 different incentives including priority processing of applications, tax exemptions, fee reductions, and reduced parking standards. New residential construction, new commercial construction, […]
By KELLY SINOSKI, VANCOUVER SUN NOVEMBER 5, 2010 Richmond will unveil a new cycling route today that makes it easier for cyclists and pedestrians to connect with the new Canada Line bridge. The $265,000 route stretches from the bridge along Van Horne Way to the Bridgeport Trail. About $135,000 of the money came from the provincial government […]
Andrew Wood, Municipal Engineer, spoke briefly to his report [PDF, 226KB] advising Council that the update of the transportation plan had commenced. The current plan was developed in advance of the Golden Ears and Pitt River bridges opening and it is now appropriate to review the plan to see if the assumptions made about the transportation impacts of […]