Metro Vancouver Update

Learn about Metro Vancouver’s important watershed wildfire preparedness program and improvements to the facilities at Derby Reach Regional Park which will serve to improve the experience of all visitors. Also, the latest Caring for the Air report comes out this month — you can read the highlights in this issue!

Thank you for reading the July issue of Metro Vancouver Update.

Metro Vancouver’s watershed protection staff are trained up, fully equipped, and standing by for this year’s wildfire season. The protection…

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Metro Vancouver’s latest edition of Caring for the Air showcases innovative solutions to the region’s air quality and climate challenges.…

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A new full-service washroom facility is being built at Derby Reach Regional Park in the Township of Langley. Derby Reach…

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Metro Vancouver has selected a 31-member committee to inform the review and update of the solid waste management plan. Members…

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The National Zero Waste Council has released a new report called Making Every Bite Count, which provides a snapshot of…

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Recovering heat from our region’s sewers for use in nearby buildings and homes is one method Metro Vancouver is using…

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On July 1, Invest Vancouver welcomed Jacquie Griffiths as the new president of the region’s economic development leadership service. David…

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Angela Oguntala and Katie Treggiden will deliver the opening and closing keynote addresses at the 2022 Zero Waste Conference on…

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Events & Videos

Water supply areas in Metro Vancouver cover more than 60,000 hectares of forested land. See how Metro Vancouver’s highly trained…

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A new e-scooter pilot project in the City of North Vancouver allows privately-owned e-scooters for personal use on some roadways…

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Doing laundry? Here’s a tip: Use half the recommended amount of detergent. By using half as much soap, your clothes…

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Summer is a great time to explore all that regional parks have to offer. Whether you sign up for a…

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What lies beneath the waves to be exposed by the falling tides at təmtəmíxʷtən/Belcarra Regional Park? Discover ocean creatures as…

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Whether you’re just getting to know the birds in your backyard or are on the lookout for rarities, grab your…

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