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Think Thrice About Your Clotheshttp://www.metrovancouver.org/thinkthrice, Think ThriceThink Thrice About Your ClothesFind tips and resources to help reduce, care for, and donate (or recycle) clothing to help minimize waste.http://www.metrovancouver.org/StoryImages/ThinkThrice.jpg, Think Thrice http://www.metrovancouver.org/StoryImages/ThinkThrice.jpg1.00000000000000 1
Chat with the Chairhttp://www.metrovancouver.org/chatwiththechair, Chat with the ChairChat with the ChairMetro Vancouver’s model of regional collaboration and commitment to sustainability has allowed us to create a strong, forward-thinking region. Sit down with host Jaeny Baik, for intimate discussions with the chairs of Metro Vancouver’s board and committees. http://www.metrovancouver.org/StoryImages/ChatWithChair-HP.jpg, Chat with the chair http://www.metrovancouver.org/StoryImages/ChatWithChair-HP.jpg2.00000000000000 2
Public Forums April 27 & May 20: Climate Action and Air Qualityhttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/air-quality/engagement/clean-air-plan/Pages/default.aspx, Public Forums April 27 & May 20: Climate Action and Air QualityPublic Forums April 27 & May 20: Climate Action and Air QualityThe Clean Air Plan will reduce air contaminant emissions, including greenhouse gases, over the next 10 years. Register for a public forum, and comment on the draft plan by June 15.http://www.metrovancouver.org/StoryImages/ForumBannerCAP.jpg, Forum Banner - Clean Air Plan http://www.metrovancouver.org/StoryImages/ForumBannerCAP.jpg3.00000000000000 3
Grow Green Livestream Event April 22 at 12:15pm: Starting Your Gardenhttps://www.facebook.com/events/944408506325840/, https://www.facebook.com/events/944408506325840/Grow Green Livestream Event April 22 at 12:15pm: Starting Your Garden​Metro Vancouver Regional Parks Planner Karin England will provide practical tips and consultation for starting a garden in a new or existing space. ​To access the live stream, go Metro Vancouver's Facebook page at 12:15pm, or follow Metro Vancouver on Facebook to receive notifications for this and future live events. Free for anyone to attend. http://www.metrovancouver.org/StoryImages/growgreen-fblive.jpg, http://www.metrovancouver.org/StoryImages/growgreen-fblive.jpg http://www.metrovancouver.org/StoryImages/growgreen-fblive.jpg4.00000000000000 4
2021 Regional Cultural Project Grantshttp://www.metrovancouver.org/cultural-grants, http://www.metrovancouver.org/cultural-grants2021 Regional Cultural Project GrantsA total of $150,000 in funding assistance is available to arts and culture organizations for regional projects. Apply by May 10.http://www.metrovancouver.org/StoryImages/Musician.jpg, Musician http://www.metrovancouver.org/StoryImages/Musician.jpg5.00000000000000 5
Potential Amendments to Air Quality Permit and Regulatory Feeshttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/air-quality/consultation/air-quality-permits-regulatory-fees/Pages/default.aspx, Potential Amendments to Air Quality Permit and Regulatory Fees Potential Amendments to Air Quality Permit and Regulatory FeesMetro Vancouver is seeking feedback on proposed amendments to its air quality management fees regulation bylaw. Changes would achieve health and environmental benefits associated with the reduction of harmful emissions and improved air quality. Learn more, join a webinar and provide feedback.http://www.metrovancouver.org/StoryImages/AQfees.jpg, AQ Fees webinars http://www.metrovancouver.org/StoryImages/AQfees.jpg6.00000000000000 6
Cleveland Dam Safety Enhancements Programhttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/water/engagement/projects-and-initiatives/cleveland-dam-safety-enhancement/Pages/default.aspx, Cleveland Dam Safety Enhancements ProgramCleveland Dam Safety Enhancements ProgramAs part of our commitment to make improvements to our system we are enhancing our public-facing warning systems in two phases. Learn more about this program and subscribe to our mailing list for future engagement opportunities.http://www.metrovancouver.org/StoryImages/ClevelandDam.jpg, Cleveland Dam http://www.metrovancouver.org/StoryImages/ClevelandDam.jpg7.00000000000000 7

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Board in Brief - March 26, 2021http://www.metrovancouver.org/boards/BoardPublications/BoardinBrief-March26-2021.pdf, Board in Brief - March 26, 202134Board in Brief - March 26, 20212021-03-26T07:00:00Z
$150K in Cultural Grants - Apply by May 10http://www.metrovancouver.org/media-room/media-releases/board-information/654/$150k-in-cultural-grants-apply-by-may-10, $150K in Cultural Grants - Apply by May 1049$150K in Cultural Grants - Apply by May 102021-04-06T07:00:00Z
Metro Vancouver Update - March 2021https://mvupdate.metrovancouver.org/issue-71/, Metro Vancouver Update - March 202131Metro Vancouver Update - March 20212021-03-31T07:00:00Z
29 Mar 2021 Metro Vancouver Board Urges Province to Increase Access to Mental-Health Services to Partner With and Support Policehttp://www.metrovancouver.org/media-room/media-releases/board-information/653/metro-vancouver-board-urges-province-to-increase-access-to-mental-health-services-to-partner-with-and-support-police, http://www.metrovancouver.org/media-room/media-releases/board-information/653/metro-vancouver-board-urges-province-to-increase-access-to-mental-health-services-to-partner-with-and-support-police50 29 Mar 2021 Metro Vancouver Board Urges Province to Increase Access to Mental-Health Services to Partner With and Support Police2021-03-29T07:00:00Z
Media Release: Majority of Residents Support Infrastructure Investment for Post Pandemic Recoveryhttp://www.metrovancouver.org/media-room/media-releases/board-information/642/majority-of-residents-support-infrastructure-investment-for-post-pandemic-recovery, Media Release: Majority of Residents Support Infrastructure Investment for Post Pandemic Recovery44Media Release: Majority of Residents Support Infrastructure Investment for Post Pandemic Recovery2020-11-18T08:00:00Z
From Old Mattresses to Disposable Masks, Put Waste in its Placehttp://www.metrovancouver.org/media-room/media-releases/solid-waste/652/from-old-mattresses-to-disposable-masks-put-waste-in-its-place, From Old Mattresses to Disposable Masks, Put Waste in its Place47From Old Mattresses to Disposable Masks, Put Waste in its Place2021-03-22T07:00:00Z
New Tool Tracks Presence of COVID-19 in Metro Vancouver’s Wastewaterhttp://www.metrovancouver.org/media-room/media-releases/liquid-waste/650/new-tool-tracks-presence-of-covid-19-in-metro-vancouvers-wastewater, http://www.metrovancouver.org/media-room/media-releases/liquid-waste/650/new-tool-tracks-presence-of-covid-19-in-metro-vancouvers-wastewater51New Tool Tracks Presence of COVID-19 in Metro Vancouver’s Wastewater2021-03-01T08:00:00Z
Metro Vancouver and FortisBC Announce Formal Collaboration on Climate Actionhttp://www.metrovancouver.org/media-room/media-releases/liquid-waste/651/metro-vancouver-and-fortisbc-announce-formal-collaboration-on-climate-action, Metro Vancouver and FortisBC Announce Formal Collaboration on Climate Action48Metro Vancouver and FortisBC Announce Formal Collaboration on Climate Action2021-03-15T07:00:00Z
Metro Vancouver Calls on B.C. Government to Prioritize Infrastructure in Economic Recovery Plans http://www.metrovancouver.org/media-room/media-releases/board-information/612/metro-vancouver-calls-on-bc-government-to-prioritize-infrastructure-in-economic-recovery-plans, Metro Vancouver Calls on B.C. Government to Prioritize Infrastructure in Economic Recovery Plans 40Metro Vancouver Calls on B.C. Government to Prioritize Infrastructure in Economic Recovery Plans 2020-06-24T07:00:00Z