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Spring Nature Program Guide Now Availablehttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPublications/Spring2023-NatureProgramGuide.pdf, Spring Nature Program Guide Now AvailableSpring Nature Program Guide Now AvailableExplore and recharge with fun nature programs! Registration for March to June is now open.http://www.metrovancouver.org/StoryImages/NatureGuide-Spring2023.jpg, Spring Nature Program Guide Now Available http://www.metrovancouver.org/StoryImages/NatureGuide-Spring2023.jpg0 0
Food Scraps Aren’t Garbagehttp://www.metrovancouver.org/foodscraps, Food Scraps Aren’t GarbageFood Scraps Aren’t GarbageBy putting food scraps in the green bin, Metro Vancouverites are reducing the amount of garbage sent to landfill, helping prevent greenhouse gas emissions, and creating compost. Click to learn more.http://www.metrovancouver.org/StoryImages/FSR-Banana.jpeg, Food Scraps Aren’t Garbage http://www.metrovancouver.org/StoryImages/FSR-Banana.jpeg1.00000000000000 1
Youth and Education Advisory Panelhttp://www.metrovancouver.org/events/school-programs/youth-advisory/Pages/default.aspx, Youth and Education Advisory PanelYouth and Education Advisory PanelApplications Open for Metro Vancouver Youth and Education Advisory Panel.http://www.metrovancouver.org/StoryImages/YEAPMV.jpg, Youth and Education Advisory Panel http://www.metrovancouver.org/StoryImages/YEAPMV.jpg1.00000000000000 1
Metro Vancouver Open Data Portalhttps://gisportal.metrovancouver.org/portal/apps/sites/#/open-data-portal, Metro Vancouver Open Data PortalMetro Vancouver Open Data PortalCheck out the new Open Data Portal for all our publicly available GIS data.http://www.metrovancouver.org/StoryImages/GISPortal.jpg, http://www.metrovancouver.org/StoryImages/GISPortal.jpg http://www.metrovancouver.org/StoryImages/GISPortal.jpg2.00000000000000 2
Wipe It, Green Bin Ithttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/liquid-waste/preventing-problems-pipes/grease/Pages/default.aspx, Wipe It, Green Bin ItWipe It, Green Bin ItThis campaign reminds us that fats, oils and grease go in our green bins, not down our sinks.http://www.metrovancouver.org/StoryImages/WipeIt-GreenBinIt.jpg, Wipe It, Green Bin It http://www.metrovancouver.org/StoryImages/WipeIt-GreenBinIt.jpg3.00000000000000 3
Reducing Sewer Overflowshttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/liquid-waste/environmental-management/sewer-overflows/inflow-and-infiltration/, Reducing Sewer OverflowsReducing Sewer OverflowsFind out how damaged pipes on private properties affect our sewer systemhttp://www.metrovancouver.org/StoryImages/Inflow-and-Infiltration.png, Reducing Sewer Overflows http://www.metrovancouver.org/StoryImages/Inflow-and-Infiltration.png4.00000000000000 4
NOW OPEN! Central Surrey Recycling and Waste Centrehttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/solid-waste/garbage-recycling/transfer-stations/central-surrey-recycling-and-waste-centre, Central Surrey Recycling and Waste CentreNOW OPEN! Central Surrey Recycling and Waste CentreThis new facility will make recycling and waste management more convenient for Surrey and Langley residentshttp://www.metrovancouver.org/StoryImages/CentralSurreyHPTile.jpg, http://www.metrovancouver.org/StoryImages/CentralSurreyHPTile.jpg http://www.metrovancouver.org/StoryImages/CentralSurreyHPTile.jpg5.00000000000000 5
Our Ocean Thanks Youhttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/liquid-waste/preventing-problems-pipes/microfibres/Pages/default.aspx, Our Ocean Thanks YouOur Ocean Thanks YouLearn how to reduce harmful microfibres in laundryhttp://www.metrovancouver.org/StoryImages/OurOceanThanksYouCampaign.png, Our Ocean Thanks You http://www.metrovancouver.org/StoryImages/OurOceanThanksYouCampaign.png6.00000000000000 6
New Requirements: Residential Indoor Wood Burning Bylaw 1303http://www.metrovancouver.org/services/Permits-regulations-enforcement/air-quality/residential-wood-burning/Pages/default.aspx, Residential Indoor Wood Burning Bylaw 1303New Requirements: Residential Indoor Wood Burning Bylaw 1303Metro Vancouver residents who intend to use wood-burning stoves, fireplaces, or appliances after September 15, 2022 must provide a declaration to follow best burning practices and, if located in an urban area, must also register their appliances. Learn more.http://www.metrovancouver.org/StoryImages/rwb.jpg, Residential Indoor Wood Burning Bylaw 1303 http://www.metrovancouver.org/StoryImages/rwb.jpg7.00000000000000 7

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Green Bin Party – Food Scraps Aren’t GarbageGreen Bin Party – Food Scraps Aren’t Garbage778656762

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Applications Open for Metro Vancouver Youth and Education Advisory Panelhttp://www.metrovancouver.org/media-room/media-releases/board-information/780/applications-open-for-metro-vancouver-youth-and-education-advisory-panel, http://www.metrovancouver.org/media-room/media-releases/board-information/780/applications-open-for-metro-vancouver-youth-and-education-advisory-panel129Applications Open for Metro Vancouver Youth and Education Advisory Panel2023-01-10T08:00:00Z
Metro Vancouver 2023 Standing Committees Announcedhttp://www.metrovancouver.org/media-room/media-releases/board-information/779/metro-vancouver-2023-standing-committees-announced, http://www.metrovancouver.org/media-room/media-releases/board-information/779/metro-vancouver-2023-standing-committees-announced128Metro Vancouver 2023 Standing Committees Announced2022-12-13T08:00:00Z
Metro Vancouver Board Elects 2023 Chair and Vice Chairhttp://www.metrovancouver.org/media-room/media-releases/board-information/778/metro-vancouver-board-elects-2023-chair-and-vice-chair, http://www.metrovancouver.org/media-room/media-releases/board-information/778/metro-vancouver-board-elects-2023-chair-and-vice-chair127Metro Vancouver Board Elects 2023 Chair and Vice Chair2022-11-25T08:00:00Z
Mural by Katzie First Nation Artist Adorns New Metro Vancouver Storage Tankhttp://www.metrovancouver.org/media-room/media-releases/liquid-waste/777/mural-by-katzie-first-nation-artist-adorns-new-metro-vancouver-storage-tank, http://www.metrovancouver.org/media-room/media-releases/liquid-waste/777/mural-by-katzie-first-nation-artist-adorns-new-metro-vancouver-storage-tank126Mural by Katzie First Nation Artist Adorns New Metro Vancouver Storage Tank2022-11-16T08:00:00Z
Board in Brief - October 28, 2022http://www.metrovancouver.org/boards/BoardPublications/Board_in_Brief-Oct_28_2022.pdf, Board in Brief - October 28, 2022125Board in Brief - October 28, 20222022-10-28T07:00:00Z
Minnekhada Regional Park to Reopen Following Wildfirehttp://www.metrovancouver.org/media-room/media-releases/parks/776/minnekhada-regional-park-to-partially-reopen-following-wildfire, http://www.metrovancouver.org/media-room/media-releases/parks/776/minnekhada-regional-park-to-partially-reopen-following-wildfire124Minnekhada Regional Park to Reopen Following Wildfire2022-10-27T07:00:00Z
Air Quality Advisory Cancellation - October 21, 2022http://www.metrovancouver.org/media-room/media-releases/air-quality/775/air-quality-advisory-cancellation, http://www.metrovancouver.org/media-room/media-releases/air-quality/775/air-quality-advisory-cancellation118Air Quality Advisory Cancellation - October 21, 20222022-10-21T07:00:00Z