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​​​Metro Vancouver’s media releases, advisories, and official statements.

 

 

Air Quality Advisory EndedAir Quality Advisory Ended​Metro Vancouver Regional District has ended the ground-level ozone Air Quality Advisory that has been in effect since July 8, 2024.https://metrovancouver.org/media-room/media-release/8607/11/2024 7:00:00 AM
Public Invited to Celebrate 100th Anniversary of Metro Vancouver’s Drinking Water Service, Provide Input on Long-Term PlanningPublic Invited to Celebrate 100th Anniversary of Metro Vancouver’s Drinking Water Service, Provide Input on Long-Term PlanningMembers of the public are invited to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the regional water supply system at a free, family-friendly event on Saturday, July 20 at the Lower Seymour Conservation Reserve. https://metrovancouver.org/media-room/media-release/8587/10/2024 7:00:00 AM
Air Quality Advisory in EffectAir Quality Advisory in Effect​Metro Vancouver Regional District has issued an Air Quality Advisory due to elevated ground-level ozone (smog) that is expected to last at least until tomorrow. https://metrovancouver.org/media-room/media-release/8597/10/2024 7:00:00 AM
Air Quality Advisory in EffectAir Quality Advisory in EffectMetro Vancouver Regional District has issued an Air Quality Advisory due to elevated ground-level ozone (smog) that is expected to last for a couple of days. The advisory began on July 8, 2024 and will remain in effect until further notice. https://metrovancouver.org/media-room/media-release/8577/9/2024 7:00:00 AM
Air Quality Advisory in EffectAir Quality Advisory in EffectMetro Vancouver Regional District has issued an Air Quality Advisory due to elevated ground-level ozone (smog) that is expected to last for a few days. https://metrovancouver.org/media-room/media-release/8567/8/2024 7:00:00 AM
Metro Vancouver Board Elects New Chair Metro Vancouver Board Elects New Chair Metro Vancouver's Board of Directors has elected Burnaby Mayor Mike Hurley as the new Chair.https://metrovancouver.org/media-room/media-release/8556/28/2024 7:00:00 AM
Update on Sewer Main Leak in the Olympic VillageUpdate on Sewer Main Leak in the Olympic VillageYesterday morning, a sewer main leak happened on Columbia Street in Vancouver’s Olympic Village. https://metrovancouver.org/media-room/media-release/8526/21/2024 7:00:00 AM
Air Quality Bulletin UpdateAir Quality Bulletin Update​Metro Vancouver Regional District has ended the Air Quality Bulletin that has been in effect since June 20, 2024. https://metrovancouver.org/media-room/media-release/8546/21/2024 7:00:00 AM
Air Quality Bulletin in EffectAir Quality Bulletin in EffectMetro Vancouver Regional District has issued an Air Quality Bulletin due to thick smoke being released from a train trestle fire on the Fraser River near the Oak Street bridge, bordering Vancouver and Richmond. https://metrovancouver.org/media-room/media-release/8536/20/2024 7:00:00 AM
Metro Vancouver to Initiate Independent Review of North Shore Wastewater Treatment Plant ProgramMetro Vancouver to Initiate Independent Review of North Shore Wastewater Treatment Plant ProgramStatements from Metro Vancouver Board Chair and CAO, Background on Major Project Delivery https://metrovancouver.org/media-room/media-release/8516/18/2024 7:00:00 AM
Check Parking Availability in Real Time at Two Metro Vancouver Regional ParksCheck Parking Availability in Real Time at Two Metro Vancouver Regional ParksA pilot project is underway at Boundary Bay and Iona Beach regional parks that allows park users to look online and find out, in real time, if parking lots are full.https://metrovancouver.org/media-room/media-release/8506/17/2024 7:00:00 AM
Metro Vancouver Receives MOSAIC Employer Recognition AwardMetro Vancouver Receives MOSAIC Employer Recognition Award​Metro Vancouver is honoured to be named MOSAIC's Employer of the Year, acknowledging the organization's leadership and commitment to cultivating a diverse, safe, equitable, and inclusive work environment for all employees.https://metrovancouver.org/media-room/media-release/8496/14/2024 7:00:00 AM
Collision Conference is coming to the Metro Vancouver Region in 2025Collision Conference is coming to the Metro Vancouver Region in 2025Collision, one of the world's largest tech conferences, will be coming to Metro Vancouver in May 2025.https://metrovancouver.org/media-room/media-release/8486/12/2024 7:00:00 AM
June is Clean Transportation MonthJune is Clean Transportation MonthInvest Vancouver, Metro Vancouver’s regional economic development service, and the Province of British Columbia mark Clean Transportation Month this June. https://metrovancouver.org/media-room/media-release/8476/3/2024 7:00:00 AM
High Flows Expected in Capilano River and Seymour River — Use CautionHigh Flows Expected in Capilano River and Seymour River — Use CautionA spring storm starting on Sunday morning and lasting until early Monday is expected to lead to unusually high flows for this time of year in the North Shore’s Capilano and Seymour rivers. https://metrovancouver.org/media-room/media-release/8466/2/2024 7:00:00 AM
Thousands of affordable rental homes coming for people in Metro VancouverThousands of affordable rental homes coming for people in Metro VancouverPeople will soon have access to hundreds more affordable homes in communities they love through a partnership between the Province and Metro Vancouver.https://metrovancouver.org/media-room/media-release/8445/23/2024 7:00:00 AM
Reminder: Lawn Watering Restrictions Begin May 1 in Metro VancouverReminder: Lawn Watering Restrictions Begin May 1 in Metro VancouverSeasonal restrictions on lawn watering are now in effect throughout Metro Vancouver.https://metrovancouver.org/media-room/media-release/8435/1/2024 7:00:00 AM
Invest Vancouver Welcomes US High-Tech 3D Sensor CompanyInvest Vancouver Welcomes US High-Tech 3D Sensor CompanyInvest Vancouver, Metro Vancouver’s regional economic development service, is pleased to welcome US-based optical semiconductor innovator Lumotive to the region.https://metrovancouver.org/media-room/media-release/8424/29/2024 7:00:00 AM
Grouse Grind Trail Reopens Saturday with New Trailhead and AmenitiesGrouse Grind Trail Reopens Saturday with New Trailhead and AmenitiesMetro Vancouver's Grouse Grind Trail will officially reopen on Saturday, April 27, following completion of annual maintenance, trail improvements, and a trailhead upgrade project.https://metrovancouver.org/media-room/media-release/8414/26/2024 7:00:00 AM
Metro Vancouver Receives Third Award for Excellence in Financial ReportingMetro Vancouver Receives Third Award for Excellence in Financial ReportingMetro Vancouver has received the Canadian Award for Financial Reporting from the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada for the third year in a row, this time recognizing the strength of its 2022 Annual Financial Report.https://metrovancouver.org/media-room/media-release/8404/25/2024 7:00:00 AM

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