By District Staff on Wednesday, Nov 8, 2017

To the casual observer, our approach to adding new cycling infrastructure may seem a bit unfocussed; a couple of blocks of bike lane here, a few more blocks there... but seldom long, continuous stretches that connect key destinations. But while it may seem like we're busy building bike lanes to nowhere, the truth is, we have a plan!

By District Staff on Thursday, Oct 19, 2017

The DNV is one of the world's best places to live, work, and play, due in no small part to our beautiful natural setting — mountain vistas, towering trees, ocean playgrounds, and streams and creeks brimming with life. But living in a rain forest comes with a certain level of risk.

By District Staff on Wednesday, Oct 4, 2017

You might think that reducing the energy consumption of District facilities and operations would involve lots of solar panels, wind turbines, and other renewable energy sources. But for District Energy Manager Monica Samuda Poitras and Energy Specialist Paul Forsyth, saving energy (and money) begins with the basics.

By District Staff on Friday, Mar 17, 2017

Early site preparation work on Metro Vancouver's new North Shore Wastewater Treatment Plant at Pemberton Ave and West 1st Street will soon be underway. When completed, the new plant will replace the existing Lions Gate Wastewater Treatment Plant, which no longer meets federal or provincial requirements.