By District Staff on Monday, May 2, 2022

Crews install a silva cells, a system that helps to grow healthy trees.

As we plant new trees along Gallant Avenue and around the Deep Cove Culture Centre plaza area this spring, we are using a new way to help healthy trees to grow and to improve rainwater quality flowing in and around sidewalks and pavers.

By District Staff on Monday, May 2, 2022

Silva Cells are modular units placed around tree pits to help large amounts of soil remain uncompacted while supporting the sidewalks above.

As we plant new trees along Gallant Avenue and around the Deep Cove Culture Centre plaza area this spring, we are using a new way to help healthy trees to grow and to improve rainwater quality flowing in and around sidewalks and pavers.

By District Staff on Wednesday, Apr 6, 2022

A mother walks down a path with her two young daughters.

We recognize the importance of affordable housing for all residents and in 2021 moved forward with several projects on municipal-owned land that illustrate this shared value.

By District Staff on Thursday, Mar 3, 2022

A smiling man stands beside a heat pump outside his home.

We’ve introduced new regulations and incentive programs for homeowners to reduce carbon emissions in new and existing buildings.

By District Staff on Thursday, Jan 20, 2022

Parks crew members salt a snowy sidewalk.

We monitor road conditions with high-tech weather stations to stay a step ahead of snow and ice.