Metro Vancouver Releases Impact Assessment of George Massey Tunnel Replacement Projecthttp://www.metrovancouver.org/media-room/media-releases/regional-planning/445/Metro Vancouver Releases Impact Assessment of George Massey Tunnel Replacement Project445Metro Vancouver Releases Impact Assessment of George Massey Tunnel Replacement ProjectGP0|#334f565c-cc9c-4085-8556-59c8c2516bce;L0|#0334f565c-cc9c-4085-8556-59c8c2516bce|Regional Planning;GTSet|#64da97b8-3db1-484c-a198-6cf0e7460889<div class="ExternalClassDC11806DB0CB442EBD9768606B2D2F7F"><p>​The Metro Vancouver Board seeks to work with the Province, TransLink and other stakeholders to find mutually acceptable solutions to reduce congestion on the Highway 99 corridor in an economically and environmentally sustainable manner.</p></div>2016-06-29T07:00:00Zstring;#2016
2016 Economic Scorecard Informs the Metro Vancouver Regional Prosperity Initiativehttp://www.metrovancouver.org/media-room/media-releases/regional-planning/441/2016 Economic Scorecard Informs the Metro Vancouver Regional Prosperity Initiative4412016 Economic Scorecard Informs the Metro Vancouver Regional Prosperity InitiativeGP0|#334f565c-cc9c-4085-8556-59c8c2516bce;L0|#0334f565c-cc9c-4085-8556-59c8c2516bce|Regional Planning;GTSet|#64da97b8-3db1-484c-a198-6cf0e7460889<div class="ExternalClass405F65AA43834A438AC943D870CA92F2"><p>The 2016 Economic Scorecard underscores the urgency to implement a more collaborative regional approach to resolving issues affecting the region’s prosperity like housing, affordability, transit and transportation.</p></div>2016-05-18T07:00:00Zstring;#2016
Grow Green - Your Guide to Eco-Friendly Lawns and Gardens in Metro Vancouverhttp://www.metrovancouver.org/media-room/media-releases/regional-planning/439/Grow Green - Your Guide to Eco-Friendly Lawns and Gardens in Metro Vancouver439Grow Green - Your Guide to Eco-Friendly Lawns and Gardens in Metro VancouverGP0|#334f565c-cc9c-4085-8556-59c8c2516bce;L0|#0334f565c-cc9c-4085-8556-59c8c2516bce|Regional Planning;GTSet|#64da97b8-3db1-484c-a198-6cf0e7460889<div class="ExternalClass068363A279F440FE86A7C326C39DF23B"><p>​A new website helps you grow an eco-friendly garden, regardless of your gardening skill or space constraints.  The site provides a step-by-step guide for starting and maintaining beautiful and sustainable gardens, specifically designed for the climate and ecology of this region.</p></div>2016-05-12T07:00:00Zstring;#2016
Apply By June 12 For Cultural Grantshttp://www.metrovancouver.org/media-room/media-releases/regional-planning/393/Apply By June 12 For Cultural Grants393Apply By June 12 For Cultural GrantsGP0|#334f565c-cc9c-4085-8556-59c8c2516bce;L0|#0334f565c-cc9c-4085-8556-59c8c2516bce|Regional Planning;GTSet|#64da97b8-3db1-484c-a198-6cf0e7460889<div class="ExternalClassBF495300363146CE9E320ABE1F544B8B"> Cultural groups can now apply to Metro Vancouver for Regional Projects Grants. The 2015 application form and the Project Grant Eligibility and Selection Criteria can be downloaded from www.metrovancouver.org/cultural grants </div>2015-05-04T07:00:00Zstring;#2015
Intensive Use of Industrial Landshttp://www.metrovancouver.org/media-room/media-releases/regional-planning/63/Intensive Use of Industrial Lands63Intensive Use of Industrial LandsGP0|#334f565c-cc9c-4085-8556-59c8c2516bce;L0|#0334f565c-cc9c-4085-8556-59c8c2516bce|Regional Planning;GTSet|#64da97b8-3db1-484c-a198-6cf0e7460889<div class="ExternalClassBBE34BAF1A9849E59C3E9DAFF775B9B5">Metro Vancouver will collaborate with municipalities, industrial developers and other stakeholders to explore and advance opportunities to intensify industrial lands</div>2012-11-20T08:00:00Zstring;#2012
Longer Term National Infrastructure Program Must Meet Core Needs of Our Communitieshttp://www.metrovancouver.org/media-room/media-releases/regional-planning/79/Longer Term National Infrastructure Program Must Meet Core Needs of Our Communities79Longer Term National Infrastructure Program Must Meet Core Needs of Our CommunitiesGP0|#334f565c-cc9c-4085-8556-59c8c2516bce;L0|#0334f565c-cc9c-4085-8556-59c8c2516bce|Regional Planning;GTSet|#64da97b8-3db1-484c-a198-6cf0e7460889<div class="ExternalClassD51700EBAF2D4BA68B79496D03D57996">Metro Vancouver today urged the federal government to develop a new national infrastructure program that lasts at least 10 years.</div>2012-07-03T07:00:00Zstring;#2012
Balancing Revenues with Demand for Municipal Services Critical says FCMhttp://www.metrovancouver.org/media-room/media-releases/regional-planning/90/Balancing Revenues with Demand for Municipal Services Critical says FCM90Balancing Revenues with Demand for Municipal Services Critical says FCMGP0|#334f565c-cc9c-4085-8556-59c8c2516bce;L0|#0334f565c-cc9c-4085-8556-59c8c2516bce|Regional Planning;GTSet|#64da97b8-3db1-484c-a198-6cf0e7460889<div class="ExternalClass5B954225F47443A99B02E36E643AE183">Canadian cities and towns find themselves squeezed<br>between the growing demand for public services, some of which are the result of downloading from<br>provincial and federal governments</div>2012-05-30T07:00:00Zstring;#2012
An Award-Winning Regional Land Use Planhttp://www.metrovancouver.org/media-room/media-releases/regional-planning/108/An Award-Winning Regional Land Use Plan108An Award-Winning Regional Land Use PlanGP0|#334f565c-cc9c-4085-8556-59c8c2516bce;L0|#0334f565c-cc9c-4085-8556-59c8c2516bce|Regional Planning;GTSet|#64da97b8-3db1-484c-a198-6cf0e7460889<div class="ExternalClass16F1DB1A5087476D80748DCC1BA07234">An annual Real Estate Foundation of B.C. award that recognizes the sustainable use and conservation of land has been presented to Metro Vancouver for the Regional Growth Strategy adopted this year.</div>2011-11-04T07:00:00Zstring;#2011
Building Future Cities Todayhttp://www.metrovancouver.org/media-room/media-releases/regional-planning/121/Building Future Cities Today121Building Future Cities TodayGP0|#334f565c-cc9c-4085-8556-59c8c2516bce;L0|#0334f565c-cc9c-4085-8556-59c8c2516bce|Regional Planning;GTSet|#64da97b8-3db1-484c-a198-6cf0e7460889<div class="ExternalClass2D2C9656FB494482B56A3E975CFBF6FB">Upwards of 80 delegates from Asia, Europe and North America urban regions of similar size and a common interest in sustainability will share their expertise and experience in energy, waste and<br>water planning.</div>2011-09-19T07:00:00Zstring;#2011
New Regional Land Use Plan For Metro Vancouver Approvedhttp://www.metrovancouver.org/media-room/media-releases/regional-planning/130/New Regional Land Use Plan For Metro Vancouver Approved130New Regional Land Use Plan For Metro Vancouver ApprovedGP0|#334f565c-cc9c-4085-8556-59c8c2516bce;L0|#0334f565c-cc9c-4085-8556-59c8c2516bce|Regional Planning;GTSet|#64da97b8-3db1-484c-a198-6cf0e7460889<div class="ExternalClass1572CC08C19147DE88ECC442D35178FA">Metro Vancouver’s Board of Directors today adopted a new Regional Growth Strategy that aims to guide development in the region over the next three decades in a way that enhances the livability of the region</div>2011-07-29T07:00:00Zstring;#2011
Local Action to Sustainable Future Congress Participants Sayhttp://www.metrovancouver.org/media-room/media-releases/regional-planning/134/Local Action to Sustainable Future Congress Participants Say134Local Action to Sustainable Future Congress Participants SayGP0|#334f565c-cc9c-4085-8556-59c8c2516bce;L0|#0334f565c-cc9c-4085-8556-59c8c2516bce|Regional Planning;GTSet|#64da97b8-3db1-484c-a198-6cf0e7460889<div class="ExternalClass837758BF80C04D56A9328AB303969236">Most of the 400 participants at Metro Vancouver’s 2011 Sustainability Congress say the regional district should develop a local response to global challenges such as food, security, energy and climate change</div>2011-06-29T07:00:00Zstring;#2011
Metro Vancouver Joins FCM Call for Action on Commuter Crisishttp://www.metrovancouver.org/media-room/media-releases/regional-planning/141/Metro Vancouver Joins FCM Call for Action on Commuter Crisis141Metro Vancouver Joins FCM Call for Action on Commuter CrisisGP0|#334f565c-cc9c-4085-8556-59c8c2516bce;L0|#0334f565c-cc9c-4085-8556-59c8c2516bce|Regional Planning;GTSet|#64da97b8-3db1-484c-a198-6cf0e7460889<div class="ExternalClass6AB65550AECA443689B75F3963CA572F">Metro Vancouver has joined the Federation of Canadian Municipalities in calling on Federal party leaders to address the commuting crisis.</div>2011-04-20T07:00:00Zstring;#2011
Regional Growth Strategy Delayed by Single Municipality's No Votehttp://www.metrovancouver.org/media-room/media-releases/regional-planning/139/Regional Growth Strategy Delayed by Single Municipality's No Vote139Regional Growth Strategy Delayed by Single Municipality's No VoteGP0|#334f565c-cc9c-4085-8556-59c8c2516bce;L0|#0334f565c-cc9c-4085-8556-59c8c2516bce|Regional Planning;GTSet|#64da97b8-3db1-484c-a198-6cf0e7460889<div class="ExternalClass2C7235A9F1AA4B939F6D6765E6512EE0">Despite approval by 23 of 24 involved local authorities, adoption of Metro Vancouver’s new Regional Growth Strategy (RGS) will be significantly delayed, the region’s Board of Directors noted today</div>2011-04-12T07:00:00Zstring;#2011
A New Food System Strategy for Metro Vancouverhttp://www.metrovancouver.org/media-room/media-releases/regional-planning/144/A New Food System Strategy for Metro Vancouver144A New Food System Strategy for Metro VancouverGP0|#334f565c-cc9c-4085-8556-59c8c2516bce;L0|#0334f565c-cc9c-4085-8556-59c8c2516bce|Regional Planning;GTSet|#64da97b8-3db1-484c-a198-6cf0e7460889<div class="ExternalClassD94D5AACE63447BFB580534CF1D31D20">The Metro Vancouver Board has adopted a Regional Food System Strategy as part of its commitment to making a sustainable region</div>2011-03-01T08:00:00Zstring;#2011
LEED Platinum Awarded to Metro Vancouver Buildinghttp://www.metrovancouver.org/media-room/media-releases/regional-planning/145/LEED Platinum Awarded to Metro Vancouver Building145LEED Platinum Awarded to Metro Vancouver BuildingGP0|#334f565c-cc9c-4085-8556-59c8c2516bce;L0|#0334f565c-cc9c-4085-8556-59c8c2516bce|Regional Planning;GTSet|#64da97b8-3db1-484c-a198-6cf0e7460889<div class="ExternalClassEAB1B97B0B2A435AAD3299DE08546A76">A green upgrade of the administration building at Metro Vancouver’s Waste-to-Energy Facility<br>has resulted in the highest sustainability recognition a building can attain</div>2011-02-07T08:00:00Zstring;#2011
Metro Vancouver Sends Regional Growth Strategy to Member Municipalities for Final Sign-offhttp://www.metrovancouver.org/media-room/media-releases/regional-planning/150/Metro Vancouver Sends Regional Growth Strategy to Member Municipalities for Final Sign-off150Metro Vancouver Sends Regional Growth Strategy to Member Municipalities for Final Sign-offGP0|#334f565c-cc9c-4085-8556-59c8c2516bce;L0|#0334f565c-cc9c-4085-8556-59c8c2516bce|Regional Planning;GTSet|#64da97b8-3db1-484c-a198-6cf0e7460889<div class="ExternalClassA0197847B28A4E46AECAA706CD626ED0">The Metro Vancouver Board of Directors today asked local governments to approve a new Regional Growth Strategy that guides the way the region develops to accommodate the additional one million residents expected by 2040.</div>2011-01-14T08:00:00Zstring;#2011