Metro Vancouver planning strives to contain, structure, and be prepared for the growth coming to our region. Planning for the future is vital to prepare ourselves for the realities of tomorrow, to ensure our current and future citizens will enjoy a productive, healthy life.

The selection of indicators below demonstrate the many ways in which Metro Vancouver plans for the future.

 

 

 Centralized Support Services

 

 

Debt servicingDebt servicing<div class="ExternalClass0F805E6AE28642939F354E70174CEE14"><p>are debt service costs<br></p></div>http://www.metrovancouver.org/dashboards/services/centralized-support-services/Pages/Financial-Services-Debt-service-costs-total-revenue.aspx, http://www.metrovancouver.org/dashboards/services/centralized-support-services/Pages/Finiancial-Services-Debt-service-costs-total-revenue.aspx16.4%On trackof total revenuebg-purpleCentralized Support Services - Financial Services

 Housing

 

 

Project Completion: Housing RedevelopmentProject Completion: Housing Redevelopment<div class="ExternalClassC1E42D8E4D3E4557B3D50ED2B7E42F66"><p>click for more info<br></p></div>http://www.metrovancouver.org/dashboards/services/housing/Pages/Project-Completion-Housing-Redevelopment.aspx, http://www.metrovancouver.org/dashboards/services/housing/Pages/Project-Completion-Housing-Redevelopment.aspxN/AObservingvaries by projectbg-orangeHousing
Metro Vancouver Housing rent-geared-to-income unitsMetro Vancouver Housing rent-geared-to-income units<div class="ExternalClass6423AF3EE81540CE8379BBB83D40DB4A"><p>rented to RGI tenants<br></p></div>http://www.metrovancouver.org/dashboards/services/housing/Pages/Rent-Geared-to-Income-Units.aspx, http://www.metrovancouver.org/dashboards/services/housing/Pages/Rent-Geared-to-Income-Units.aspx33.75%On trackof unitsbg-orangeHousing

 Liquid Waste

 

 

Biosolid useBiosolid use<div class="ExternalClass8C36910C273E41E3B01FD9BFB3FF5C0C"><p>used beneficially</p></div>http://www.metrovancouver.org/dashboards/services/liquid-waste/Pages/Biosolids-beneficially-used.aspx, http://www.metrovancouver.org/dashboards/services/liquid-waste/Pages/Biosolids-beneficially-used.aspx96%May not be on trackof biosolidsbg-taupeLiquid Waste

 Regional Planning

 

 

Containing sprawlContaining sprawl<div class="ExternalClass65485F6592BA494DB00DB07107A2E5CA"><p>within the Urban Containment Boundary<br></p></div>http://www.metrovancouver.org/dashboards/services/regional-planning/Pages/Percentage-of-residential-growth-occurring-within-the-Urban-Containment-Boundary.aspx, http://www.metrovancouver.org/dashboards/services/regional-planning/Pages/Percentage-of-residential-growth-occurring-within-the-Urban-Containment-Boundary.aspx98%On trackof residential growthbg-redRegional Planning
Area designated IndustrialArea designated Industrial<div class="ExternalClass8A8A5CCD4364404CB78AA78135245639"><p>​with a <a href="/services/regional-planning/metro-vancouver-2040/about-metro-2040/Pages/default.aspx" target="_blank">Metro 2040</a> Industrial Designation<br></p></div>http://www.metrovancouver.org/dashboards/services/regional-planning/Pages/Area-designated-industrial.aspx, http://www.metrovancouver.org/dashboards/services/regional-planning/Pages/Area-designated-industrial.aspx10,200On trackhectaresbg-redRegional Planning
Growth in centresGrowth in centres<div class="ExternalClass040B01A29321447D8D62DDD0CC198881"><p>located within Urban Centres</p></div>http://www.metrovancouver.org/dashboards/services/regional-planning/Pages/Percentage-of-new-dwelling-units-located-within-Urban-Centres.aspx, http://www.metrovancouver.org/dashboards/services/regional-planning/Pages/Percentage-of-new-dwelling-units-located-within-Urban-Centres.aspx40%On trackof dwelling unit growthbg-redRegional Planning

 Solid Waste

 

 

Solid waste volumeSolid waste volume<div class="ExternalClass0F805E6AE28642939F354E70174CEE14"><p>of solid waste flows in the Metro Vancouver system</p></div>http://www.metrovancouver.org/dashboards/services/solid-waste/Pages/Annual-solid-waste-flows-in-Metro-Vancouver-system.aspx, http://www.metrovancouver.org/dashboards/services/solid-waste/Pages/Annual-solid-waste-flows-in-Metro-Vancouver-system.aspx921,025May not be on tracktonnesbg-dark-greenSolid Waste

 Water

 

 

Water system energy useWater system energy use<div class="ExternalClassFA9B8258489849CDBCB97DFDD41D9B21"><p>used in the treatment and delivery of drinking water</p></div>http://www.metrovancouver.org/dashboards/services/water/Pages/Energy-use-in-the-treatment-and-delivery-of-drinking-water.aspx, http://www.metrovancouver.org/dashboards/services/water/Pages/Energy-use-in-the-treatment-and-delivery-of-drinking-water.aspx0.53May not be on trackGJ per ML of waterbg-blueWater