COVID-19 UPDATES - Metro Vancouver continues to closely monitor the developments regarding COVID-19 and is taking proactive steps to ensure critical service levels, including the delivery of drinking water and the management of liquid and solid waste, are maintained at all times. Learn more.

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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
Clean Air Plan Feedbackhttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/air-quality/engagement/clean-air-plan/Pages/default.aspx, Clean Air Plan FeedbackClean Air Plan FeedbackThe 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
Regional Economic Prosperity Service http://www.metrovancouver.org/services/economic-prosperity/Pages/default.aspx, REPSRegional Economic Prosperity Service Metro Vancouver announces new president, Regional Economic Prosperity Service.http://www.metrovancouver.org/StoryImages/prosperity1.jpg, http://www.metrovancouver.org/StoryImages/prosperity1.jpg http://www.metrovancouver.org/StoryImages/prosperity1.jpg4.00000000000000 4
Canada Plastics Pacthttps://plasticspact.ca/canada-plastics-pact-launches-to-tackle-plastics-pollution-with-innovative-solutions/, https://plasticspact.ca/canada-plastics-pact-launches-to-tackle-plastics-pollution-with-innovative-solutions/Canada Plastics PactMetro Vancouver and the National Zero Waste Council are implementation partners of the Canada Plastics Pact, a network of forward-thinking businesses, NGOs and governments working to bring about a circular economy for plastics.http://www.nzwc.ca/focus-areas/PublishingImages/CanadaPlasticsPact.jpg, http://www.nzwc.ca/focus-areas/PublishingImages/CanadaPlasticsPact.jpg http://www.nzwc.ca/focus-areas/PublishingImages/CanadaPlasticsPact.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

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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
Metro Vancouver announces new president, Regional Economic Prosperity Service http://www.metrovancouver.org/services/economic-prosperity/media/Pages/default.aspx, Metro Vancouver announces new president, Regional Economic Prosperity Service 46Metro Vancouver announces new president, Regional Economic Prosperity Service 2021-01-15T08:00:00Z
Metro Vancouver Update - March 2021https://mvupdate.metrovancouver.org/issue-71/, Metro Vancouver Update - March 202131Metro Vancouver Update - March 20212021-03-31T07:00:00Z
2021 Standing Committees and Appointments Announced for Metro Vancouverhttp://www.metrovancouver.org/media-room/media-releases/board-information/646/2021-standing-committees-and-appointments-announced-for-metro-vancouver, 2021 Standing Committees and Appointments Announced for Metro Vancouver452021 Standing Committees and Appointments Announced for Metro Vancouver2020-12-24T08:00:00Z
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
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
$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