BC’s Climate Adaptation Strategy: Wasting a Crisis

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BC’s Climate Adaptation Strategy: Wasting a Crisis
23
Jun 2022

BC’s Climate Adaptation Strategy: Wasting a Crisis

BC's Climate Preparedness and Adaptation Strategy fails to address key extreme heat prevention recommendations.

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Extreme Heat Events: Prevention & Resilient Communities
07
Jun 2022

Extreme Heat Events: Prevention & Resilient Communities

As we approach the one-year anniversary of British Columbia’s record-setting heat dome, a new report by the BC Coroners Service, Extreme Heat and Human Mortality:..

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Overcoming Barriers to Prefab and Mass Timber Construction
30
May 2022

Overcoming Barriers to Prefab and Mass Timber Construction

Engaging building and local government stakeholders on overcoming barriers to prefabrication and mass timber construction.

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Life Is a Broadway
16
May 2022

Life Is a Broadway

On May 18, 2022, Vancouver City Council is considering the Broadway Plan, an ambitious plan to guide the next 30 years of growth along the..

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Op-ed: New climate roadmap – hazards and national landmarks on the path to 2030
01
Dec 2021

Op-ed: New climate roadmap – hazards and national landmarks on the path to 2030

Without better land use, there will be more fossil fuel cars and congestion on our roads in 2030 than today.

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Managing Risks & Mapping a Resilient Urban Recovery
24
Nov 2020

Managing Risks & Mapping a Resilient Urban Recovery

A resilient recovery roadmap for climate action in cities.

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Op-ed: A resilient recovery starts in our backyards and on our doorsteps
01
Sep 2020

Op-ed: A resilient recovery starts in our backyards and on our doorsteps

B.C.'s housing and demography mismatch presents challenges, but also massive, untapped opportunities.

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TRANSLINK BUS ELECTRIFICATION: SMART INVESTMENT & TIME TO MOVE BEYOND TECHNICAL FIXES
27
Feb 2020

TRANSLINK BUS ELECTRIFICATION: SMART INVESTMENT & TIME TO MOVE BEYOND TECHNICAL FIXES

Bus Electrification is a prudent investment for cutting carbon, dirty diesel air pollution and upwards pressure on transit fares. However, TransLink must move beyond technical fixes to cost effectively cut carbon and congestion across the region.

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Op-ed: Federal transit spending could sustain high cost, high carbon cities
10
Dec 2019

Op-ed: Federal transit spending could sustain high cost, high carbon cities

To meet our climate targets, it’s essential for the incoming government to link permanent transit infrastructure funding to a commitment for municipalities to plan smart, compact communities.

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Op-ed: B.C. Ferries should focus on communities, carbon reduction, and clean tech, not cars and congestion
29
Nov 2019

Op-ed: B.C. Ferries should focus on communities, carbon reduction, and clean tech, not cars and congestion

Renewable Cities executive director Alex Boston says it's time to rethink B.C.'s ferry system to make it more climate-friendly.

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