Media Room

 

 

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  • Don Bradley, Division Manager, Media Relations

     
    604-788-2821
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  • Gordon Inglis, Multi-Media Services Division Manager

     
    778-452-4608
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 Video Gallery

 

 

E-scooter Pilot Project North Vancouverhttp://www.metrovancouver.org/media-room/video-gallery/Metro Vancouver Close Up/695904128E-scooter Pilot Project North Vancouver
MVRD Board Meeting June 24 2022http://www.metrovancouver.org/media-room/video-gallery/Board Meetings/723835648MVRD Board Meeting June 24 2022
GVWD Board Meeting June 24 2022http://www.metrovancouver.org/media-room/video-gallery/Board Meetings/723835829GVWD Board Meeting June 24 2022

 Media Releases

 

 

Evacuation Alert Issued for Barnston Islandhttp://www.metrovancouver.org/media-room/media-releases/electoral-area/728/Evacuation Alert Issued for Barnston Island728Evacuation Alert Issued for Barnston IslandGP0|#3cfe63ea-75c4-411d-a8ed-88a8c286ecf4;L0|#03cfe63ea-75c4-411d-a8ed-88a8c286ecf4|Electoral Area;GTSet|#64da97b8-3db1-484c-a198-6cf0e7460889<div class="ExternalClass8452D4CC238A4A1C93CEE1B924137E71"><p>​Due to rapidly rising floodwaters from the Fraser River, Metro Vancouver has placed Barnston Island, located in Electoral Area A, under an evacuation alert, effective 10:00 am today.<br></p></div>2022-06-30T07:00:00Zstring;#2022
Metro Vancouver Forms Advisory Committee for Solid Waste Management Plan Updatehttp://www.metrovancouver.org/media-room/media-releases/solid-waste/727/Metro Vancouver Forms Advisory Committee for Solid Waste Management Plan Update727Metro Vancouver Forms Advisory Committee for Solid Waste Management Plan UpdateGP0|#8fb49f9f-995b-4599-996f-83d874daad35;L0|#08fb49f9f-995b-4599-996f-83d874daad35|Solid Waste;GTSet|#64da97b8-3db1-484c-a198-6cf0e7460889<div class="ExternalClass49E8228230EE42758760EB45C4844D8E"><p>​Metro Vancouver's Board of Directors has selected a 31-member Solid Waste Management Plan Public/Technical Advisory Committee to help guide the review and <a href="/services/solid-waste/engagement/swmp/Pages/default.aspx">update of the region's solid waste management plan</a>, which sets out goals and objectives for waste reduction, recycling, and management in the region.<br></p></div>2022-06-27T07:00:00Zstring;#2022
Jacquie Griffiths To Become Invest Vancouver Presidenthttp://www.metrovancouver.org/media-room/media-releases/board-information/726/Jacquie Griffiths To Become Invest Vancouver President726Jacquie Griffiths To Become Invest Vancouver PresidentGP0|#8b686698-007d-454e-9ee6-18f1f673b7fd;L0|#08b686698-007d-454e-9ee6-18f1f673b7fd|Board & Information;GTSet|#64da97b8-3db1-484c-a198-6cf0e7460889<div class="ExternalClass545859B8122D44D781BC18E5CAEB4EC9"><p>​This July 1, Invest Vancouver will accelerate into the next phase of its role as the region's economic prosperity leadership service with Jacquie Griffiths at the helm as the service's n<strong></strong>ew president.<br></p></div>2022-06-14T07:00:00Zstring;#2022
Metro Vancouver Applauds Municipal Finance Authority of British Columbia’s AAA Credit Ratinghttp://www.metrovancouver.org/media-room/media-releases/finance/725/Metro Vancouver Applauds Municipal Finance Authority of British Columbia’s AAA Credit Rating725Metro Vancouver Applauds Municipal Finance Authority of British Columbia’s AAA Credit RatingGP0|#2198c5e1-8c23-49a4-b371-4fb167869602;L0|#02198c5e1-8c23-49a4-b371-4fb167869602|Finance;GTSet|#64da97b8-3db1-484c-a198-6cf0e7460889<div class="ExternalClass748084E56AE14BB7AEBC2FCE6B94E992"><p>​Metro Vancouver commends the Municipal Finance Authority of British Columbia (MFA) for receiving affirmation of its AAA credit rating from major credit-rating agencies <a href="https://www.fitchratings.com/research/international-public-finance/fitch-affirms-municipal-finance-authority-of-british-columbia-canada-at-aaa-outlook-stable-13-04-2022">Fitch Ratings</a>, <a href="https://mfa.bc.ca/sites/default/files/Investors/mfabc_2022_press_release_807243694_1.pdf">Standard & Poor's</a> and <a href="https://mfa.bc.ca/sites/default/files/Investors/Credit%20Reports/credit_opinion_-_municipal-fin-authority-of-british-columbia-canada_-_25may22.pdf">Moody's Investors Service</a>. <br></p></div>2022-06-02T07:00:00Zstring;#2022
June is Clean Transportation Month in Metro Vancouverhttp://www.metrovancouver.org/media-room/media-releases/board-information/724/June is Clean Transportation Month in Metro Vancouver724June is Clean Transportation Month in Metro VancouverGP0|#8b686698-007d-454e-9ee6-18f1f673b7fd;L0|#08b686698-007d-454e-9ee6-18f1f673b7fd|Board & Information;GTSet|#64da97b8-3db1-484c-a198-6cf0e7460889<div class="ExternalClassFEA20D78D997458494FA5E2A3B0D0567"><p>​Metro Vancouver and Invest Vancouver proclaim June as Clean Transportation Month in the region. This declaration is also supported by the Province of British Columbia, making it a province-wide initiative.<br></p></div>2022-06-01T07:00:00Zstring;#2022