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Greenest City Action Plan
Greenest City Action Plan keeps Vancouver on leading edge, despite imperfections
Councillor Andrea Reimer remembers the days when she was executive director of the Wilderness Committee, and marvels at how different things look on the other side of City Hall.
Nov 6th, 2014
Moving in a Livable Region: Tomorrow's Vancouver commute
Get involved in Vancouver's transportation future.
Apr 18th, 2014
Board of Change learns of City's ambitious cycling and walking targets
Greenest City 2020 and Transportation 2040 action plans intersect at the latest Board of Change presentation.
Jun 21st, 2013
Waste reduction talks by Re:Generation put Greenest City goals into motion
Engaged Vancouverites come together at SFU Woodward's for a night of inclusive, intergenerational dialogue -- this month tackling the issue of waste reduction in the city.
Feb 21st, 2012
Shamed by Canada's Kyoto withdrawal, enviros turn to cities
Hannah McKinnon, campaigns director with Climate Action Network Canada, says Canadians should be "ashamed" of government.
Dec 13th, 2011
Affordable housing and sustainability a top priority, says Adriane Carr
The election of veteran Green party leader Adriane Carr was one of the biggest stories to come out of the recent municipal election. Last night, she sat alongside fellow...
Dec 5th, 2011
Vision Vancouver's young party
Almost anyone who made it by the NPA and Vision Vancouver's parties on election night would have been struck by the different demographic in the two rooms. At the NPA party, it was mainly middle-...
Nov 24th, 2011
Robertson: Aboriginal law expert to join Vision park board for November's elections
Vision Vancouver announced today that Niki Sharma, a Vancouver lawyer with experience in aboriginal and environmental issues, will be joining the Vision Park Board team in this November’s election...
Sep 12th, 2011
Vision locks in green goals, NPA still critical
Followed by a cheer of approval and a long, hearty applause, Vancouver city council adopted the Greenest City Action Plan, Thursday, a plan to make Vancouver the "greenest city in the world" by 2020.
Jul 13th, 2011
David Helliwell's clean tech sweet spot
If we can see our building's energy use in real time, will it push us to be more energy efficient? Pulse Energy founder and CEO David Helliwell thinks so.
Feb 27th, 2011