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Hydro agrees to “regional legacy” benefits on Site-C

June 14, 2013
Hydro agrees to “regional legacy” benefits on Site-C

BC Hydro and the Peace River Regional District have come to terms on so-called “regional legacy” benefits for the proposed Site-C dam. Once the project is approved and up and running, Hydro would pay the regional district 2.4 million dollars a year for a period of 70 years. If approved, this eight billion dollar project [...]

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Idaho mountain biker dies in Lynn Headwaters Regional Park

June 11, 2013

A 38-year-old Idaho man died in North Vancouver’s Lynn Headwaters Regional Park Monday after falling about two metres off a balance board while mountain biking. Vancouver Sun – News / Vancouver

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Three charged for illegal tree cutting in Capilano River Regional Park

May 22, 2013

After a 15-month investigation, two North Vancouver homeowners and a North Shore-based arborist are facing criminal charges after they allegedly cut down a swath of trees in Capilano River Regional Park. Vancouver Sun – News / Vancouver

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Student assaulted while jogging in Pacific Spirit Regional Park

April 24, 2013

The RCMP is looking for a suspect after a student was assault while jogging in Pacific Spirit Regional Park April 1. Vancouver Sun – News / Vancouver

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Health care, transportation top regional concerns

April 23, 2013

Air pollution was a huge worry for Metro Vancouver in the 1970s and early 1990s, but health care and traffic congestion have taken over as bigger concerns, according the latest Urban Futures survey released today. The 2012 regional survey, which replicates two surveys in 1973 and 1990, found health care was the most pressing challenge [...]

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