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Monday, November 28, 2011 10:30 AM
New partnerships on Vancouver Island and the mid-coast will strengthen the relationship between First Nations and the provincial government and create economic opportunities, Aboriginal Relations and Reconciliation Minister Mary Polak announced today.
Thursday, November 10, 2011 5:45 PM
B. Cusano Contracting Inc., R.F. Binnie & Associates Ltd. and Kinder Morgan subsidiary Trans Mountain Pipeline L.P. were sentenced in provincial court today to pay $550,000 in fines and penalties for their role in a 2007 oil spill pollution incident in Burnaby.
Thursday, September 29, 2011 11:00 AM
The Village of Lions Bay and the Resort Municipality of Whistler are the latest of only four B.C. communities to achieve the Bear Smart designation, Environment Minister Terry Lake announced.
Thursday, September 1, 2011 10:03 AM
Thanks to more than $49,000 in provincial Brownfield Renewal funding, 1940 Main Street in Vancouver can begin to be redeveloped.
Monday, August 29, 2011 10:10 AM
A commitment to sustainability and renewal means students using the University of British Columbia's Biological Sciences Complex can be assured their surroundings feature not only cutting-edge technology, but also meet high standards of energy efficiency.
Monday, July 25, 2011 1:30 PM
Environment Minister Terry Lake announced the approval of a solid waste management plan that minimizes garbage generation, maximizes recycling and includes the addition of several conditions to ensure the environment is protected.
Tuesday, July 19, 2011 11:51 AM
B.C.'s community visitor centres aren't just for visitors. They're also a source of inspiration on ways to entertain visiting relatives and friends.
Tuesday, July 19, 2011 10:30 AM
Premier Christy Clark and Taku River Tlingit First Nation spokesperson John Ward signed an agreement that creates 13 new protected areas and provides resource development opportunities and investment certainty in more than three million hectares (approximately 11,500 square miles) in the Atlin Taku region of northwestern B.C.
Saturday, July 16, 2011 1:15 PM
BC Parks and Parks Canada made history as they both celebrated their centennials at Parks Day 2011 held in Stanley Park.
Friday, July 15, 2011 9:15 AM
Premier Christy Clark announced the expansion of the firefighters' occupational disease regulation so that firefighters who develop esophageal cancer can more easily qualify for benefits under the Workers Compensation Act.