WelcomeWelcome2016-06-24T07:00:00ZGP0|#4e0fb244-0168-4597-97b2-4c6aa54f3154;L0|#04e0fb244-0168-4597-97b2-4c6aa54f3154|Issue 22;GTSet|#d14ffe11-45dc-48fb-8684-ff109cf15a74<div class="ExternalClass8B183F3DB2BC471AA7900C0179E5AB5F"><p> This early summer edition overviews a new strategy for affordable rental housing; an Official Community Plan under development with Electoral Area A; and a waste strategy to tackle illegal dumping, an unsightly and costly sore on our beautiful cities. You will also find a portal to access data from New Westminster’s air quality station and a feature story on North Shore Rescue.</p> <p>To celebrate summer, Metro Vancouver launched a water conservation initiative called We Love Water. You can share your ideas with a tweet into it at #waterwiseMV #welovewater. If you're an early bird, register for engaging (and free) lively discussion on water conservation in Langley (June 28), North Vancouver (June 29) or Richmond (June 30). See article for details. </p><p>Try out a different Regional Park in July in celebration of Canada's Parks Day, or use the summer 2016 Check it Out Guide to find a great variety of summer programs available across the region.</p></div>0