Upcoming EventsUpcoming Events2015-04-15T07:00:00ZGP0|#923c98f2-db26-4fa0-8ad4-bed6c5ee91e6;L0|#0923c98f2-db26-4fa0-8ad4-bed6c5ee91e6|Issue 8;GTSet|#d14ffe11-45dc-48fb-8684-ff109cf15a74<div class="ExternalClass59EC19B42FE44C608DB3443E6EF74EFA"><p>​<strong>Metro Vancouver’s Television Programs: The Sustainable Region & Metro Vancouver Close Up</strong> </p><p>The Sustainable Region TV series examines how Metro Vancouver manages growth, protects the environment, and delivers vital services to residents of our region. Learn how major capital projects move from concept to reality, the environmental challenges we face, and the many programs offered in <a href="/services/parks/Pages/default.aspx" target="_blank">Metro Vancouver Regional Parks</a>.</p><p>This month, Metro Vancouver Close Up looks at:</p><p><a href="/media-room/video-gallery/metro-vancouver-close-up/4093699175001" target="_blank">Maple Ridge LEED Buildings</a>: Fighting fires takes a lot of water, but operations at this Maple Ridge fire hall certainly don't! See how the newly rebuilt fire hall, as well as the Maple Ridge SPCA building, use a variety of innovations to keep water and energy use as low as possible.</p><p><a href="/media-room/video-gallery/metro-vancouver-close-up/4093699177001" target="_blank">Generous Burnaby Man Remembers Regional Parks</a>: Metro Vancouver received a significant financial bequest from the estate of a Metro Vancouver resident, earmarked to support the Regional Parks system. Find out who made this generous donation and how it will be spent.</p><p><a href="/media-room/video-gallery/metro-vancouver-close-up/4093699176001" target="_blank">Green Collar Career Conference – Doing Good & Making Money</a>: Metro Vancouver students recently learned that personal prosperity and a commitment to sustainability are absolutely compatible. Learn why students from across our region spent their Saturday exploring opportunities in the green economy. </p><p>These programs air back to back on Shaw TV4, Delta Cable 4 and Novus TV4 at these times:</p><p>Shaw TV 4: Wed 7:30pm; Sat 12:30pm; Mon 3:30pm; Tues 11pm<br>NVTV4: Sun, Mon, Wed, Fri at 8:30pm; Tues, Thurs, Sat at 9am & 3:30pm<br>Delta TV: Sun/Mon at 8am & 2pm; Mon-Fri at 11:30am</p><p>And they are always available <a href="/media-room/video-gallery/Pages/default.aspx" target="_blank">online</a>.</p><p><strong></strong> </p><p><strong>Sustainability Community Breakfast</strong></p><p><strong>Emergency Management in Our Region</strong></p><p>May 20, 7:30-9 am, <a href="http://www.reservation-desk.com/hotel/181613/?CID=PPC_bing_B-Hotels+-+E_1525592047_+Executive%2520+Airport%2520+Plaza%2520+hotel%2520+Richmond_b&utm_source=bing&utm_medium=cpc&utm_term=+Executive%2520+Airport%2520+Plaza%2520+hotel%2520+Richmond&utm_content=1525592047&utm_campaign=Hotels+-+E&mkwid=6240g1Fu_dc&pcrid=1525592047&muid=d6711522-1db7-40de-9305-cde2ec98a8a2" target="_blank">Executive Airport Plaza Hotel</a>, 7311 Westminster Hwy, Richmond <br>  <br>May 27, 7:30-9 am, <a href="http://www.bcit.ca/about/downtown.shtml" target="_blank">BCIT Downtown</a>, 555 Seymour St., Vancouver  </p><p>June 4, 7:30-9 am,<a href="http://anvilcentre.com/" target="_blank"> Anvil Centre</a>, 777 Columbia St., New Westminster</p><p><strong>Speakers:</strong></p><ul><li>Heather Lyle, Partnership Manager, Integrated Partnership for Regional Emergency Management; Director, Integrated Public Safety, Emergency Management BC</li><li>Dorit Mason, Director, North Shore Emergency Management Office</li><li>Rob Nicholls, Division Manager, Corporate Safety, Metro Vancouver </li></ul><p><a href="/events/community-breakfasts/Pages/default.aspx" target="_blank">Information & Registration</a></p></div>