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New Lawn Watering Regulations in Effect May 1http://www.metrovancouver.org/welovewater/Pages/default.aspx, Lawn Watering RegulationsNew Lawn Watering Regulations in Effect May 1Watering permitted one day per week. Find your new day and times as well as tips to prepare your lawn to ensure it stays healthy this summer season!http://www.metrovancouver.org/StoryImages/LWR-Social.jpg, New Lawn Watering Regulations in Effect May 1 http://www.metrovancouver.org/StoryImages/LWR-Social.jpg1.00000000000000 1
What’s your Superhabit?http://www.metrovancouver.org/services/solid-waste/reduction-reuse/single-use-items-reduction/, SuperhabitsWhat’s your Superhabit? Our small daily routines to reduce single-use items will save the day. Share yours with #WhatsYourSuperhabithttp://www.metrovancouver.org/StoryImages/Superhabits.jpg, http://www.metrovancouver.org/StoryImages/Superhabits.jpg http://www.metrovancouver.org/StoryImages/Superhabits.jpg1.00000000000000 1
Award for Excellence in Financial Reportinghttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/financial-services/programs-budget/BudgetPublications/MVRD_2020_Annual_Financial_Report.pdf, Award for ExcellenceAward for Excellence in Financial ReportingMetro Vancouver has received the prestigious Canadian Award for Financial Reporting from the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada, recognizing the strength of its 2020 annual financial report.http://www.metrovancouver.org/StoryImages/Annual-Financial-Report.png, Annual Financial Plan http://www.metrovancouver.org/StoryImages/Annual-Financial-Report.png1.00000000000000 1
Spring 2022 Nature Program Guide Now Availablehttps://ca.apm.activecommunities.com/MVRegionalParks, Spring 2022 Nature Program Guide Spring 2022 Nature Program Guide Now AvailableIn-park and online programs offer fun safe ways to discover nature. Registration for March to June now open.http://www.metrovancouver.org/StoryImages/spring-nature-guide.jpg, Spring Nature Guide http://www.metrovancouver.org/StoryImages/spring-nature-guide.jpg2.00000000000000 2
Metro Vancouver Water Development Cost Chargehttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/financial-services/development-cost-charges/Pages/default.aspx, Metro Vancouver Water Development Cost ChargeMetro Vancouver Water Development Cost ChargeProvide feedback on the proposed Metro Vancouver water development cost charge.http://www.metrovancouver.org/StoryImages/WaterDCCTile.jpg, Metro Vancouver Water Development Cost Charge http://www.metrovancouver.org/StoryImages/WaterDCCTile.jpg2.00000000000000 2
Think Thrice About Your Clotheshttp://www.think-thrice.ca/, Think ThriceThink Thrice About Your ClothesWhen we think thrice about our clothes not only do they last longer and collect more stories, we help minimize landfill waste. Learn more.http://www.metrovancouver.org/StoryImages/think-thrice-story.jpg, Think Thrice http://www.metrovancouver.org/StoryImages/think-thrice-story.jpg2.00000000000000 2
United Boulevard Recycling & Waste Centre - NOW OPENhttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/solid-waste/garbage-recycling/transfer-stations/Pages/United-Boulevard.aspx, United Boulevard Recycling & Waste CentreUnited Boulevard Recycling & Waste Centre - NOW OPENLocated in Coquitlam, this new state-of-the-art facility will play an important role in Metro Vancouver’s efforts to reduce waste and move to a circular economy. http://www.metrovancouver.org/StoryImages/UnitedBlvd-1.jpg, United Boulevard Recycling & Waste Centre http://www.metrovancouver.org/StoryImages/UnitedBlvd-1.jpg3.00000000000000 3
Unflushableshttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/liquid-waste/preventing-problems-pipes/unflushables/Pages/default.aspx, UnflushablesUnflushablesFlushing wipes and other items causes problems for our wastewater system. Find out what else can’t be flushed. http://www.metrovancouver.org/StoryImages/Unflushables-Wipes.jpg, Unflushables http://www.metrovancouver.org/StoryImages/Unflushables-Wipes.jpg3.00000000000000 3
May 2021 Update to the Board Strategic Planhttp://www.metrovancouver.org/about/strategic-directions/Pages/default.aspx, Board Strategic PlanMay 2021 Update to the Board Strategic PlanThe Board approved the May 2021 Update to the Board Strategic Plan. This document represents a minor update of the original 2019-2022 plan, reflecting discussions at a February 2021 board strategic planning workshop. http://www.metrovancouver.org/StoryImages/2021_Update_to_the_BSP.jpg, Board Strategic Plan http://www.metrovancouver.org/StoryImages/2021_Update_to_the_BSP.jpg6.00000000000000 6
Clean Air Plan Moves to Implementationhttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/air-quality/about/clean-air-plan/Pages/default.aspx, Clean Air Plan Clean Air Plan Moves to ImplementationMetro Vancouver’s Clean Air Plan accelerates action toward 2030 greenhouse gas emissions targets, and the goal of a carbon neutral region by 2050.http://www.metrovancouver.org/StoryImages/clean-air-plan.jpg, Clean Air Plan http://www.metrovancouver.org/StoryImages/clean-air-plan.jpg7.00000000000000 7

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Metro Vancouver Update - May 2022https://mvupdate.metrovancouver.org/issue-82/, Metro Vancouver Update - May 202285Metro Vancouver Update - May 20222022-05-01T07:00:00Z
New Lawn Watering Regulations in Effect May 1http://www.metrovancouver.org/media-room/media-releases/water/718/new-lawn-watering-regulations-in-effect-may-1, http://www.metrovancouver.org/media-room/media-releases/water/718/new-lawn-watering-regulations-in-effect-may-190New Lawn Watering Regulations in Effect May 12022-05-01T07:00:00Z
Board in Brief - April 29, 2022http://www.metrovancouver.org/boards/BoardPublications/Board-in-Brief-April-29-2022.pdf, Board in Brief - April 29, 202277Board in Brief - April 29, 20222022-04-29T07:00:00Z
Metro Vancouver Applauds Federal Budget’s Focus on Housinghttp://www.metrovancouver.org/media-room/media-releases/board-information/720/metro-vancouver-applauds-federal-budgets-focus-on-housing, http://www.metrovancouver.org/media-room/media-releases/board-information/720/metro-vancouver-applauds-federal-budgets-focus-on-housing92Metro Vancouver Applauds Federal Budget’s Focus on Housing2022-04-07T07:00:00Z
Metro Vancouver Releases Clean Air Plan, Marks 50 Years of Air Quality Servicehttp://www.metrovancouver.org/media-room/media-releases/air-quality/717/metro-vancouver-releases-clean-air-plan-marks-50-years-of-air-quality-service, http://www.metrovancouver.org/media-room/media-releases/air-quality/717/metro-vancouver-releases-clean-air-plan-marks-50-years-of-air-quality-service89Metro Vancouver Releases Clean Air Plan, Marks 50 Years of Air Quality Service2022-03-23T07:00:00Z
New Westminster, Metro Vancouver Collaborate on Sapperton District Energy Systemhttp://www.metrovancouver.org/media-room/media-releases/liquid-waste/716/new-westminster-metro-vancouver-collaborate-on-sapperton-district-energy-system, http://www.metrovancouver.org/media-room/media-releases/liquid-waste/716/new-westminster-metro-vancouver-collaborate-on-sapperton-district-energy-system88New Westminster, Metro Vancouver Collaborate on Sapperton District Energy System2022-03-17T07:00:00Z
Metro Vancouver Receives Award for Excellence in Financial Reportinghttp://www.metrovancouver.org/media-room/media-releases/finance/715/metro-vancouver-receives-award-for-excellence-in-financial-reporting, http://www.metrovancouver.org/media-room/media-releases/finance/715/metro-vancouver-receives-award-for-excellence-in-financial-reporting87Metro Vancouver Receives Award for Excellence in Financial Reporting2022-03-15T07:00:00Z
Metro Vancouver Welcomes B.C. Budget that Strengthens Resiliency and Invests in a Greener Futurehttp://www.metrovancouver.org/media-room/media-releases/board-information/713/metro-vancouver-welcomes-bc-budget-that-strengthens-resiliency-and-invests-in-a-greener-future, http://www.metrovancouver.org/media-room/media-releases/board-information/713/metro-vancouver-welcomes-bc-budget-that-strengthens-resiliency-and-invests-in-a-greener-future84Metro Vancouver Welcomes B.C. Budget that Strengthens Resiliency and Invests in a Greener Future2022-02-22T08:00:00Z
B.C. Economic Plan Will Support Inclusive, Clean Growth in Metro Vancouver and Beyondhttp://www.metrovancouver.org/media-room/media-releases/board-information/712/bc-economic-plan-will-support-inclusive-clean-growth-in-metro-vancouver-and-beyond, http://www.metrovancouver.org/media-room/media-releases/board-information/712/bc-economic-plan-will-support-inclusive-clean-growth-in-metro-vancouver-and-beyond82B.C. Economic Plan Will Support Inclusive, Clean Growth in Metro Vancouver and Beyond2022-02-17T08:00:00Z