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Free In-Person Event/Online Webinar: Facing the Flames: Co-Existing with Forest Fire

This is both an in-person and an online event. The emergence of catastrophic mega-fires over…
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Metro Vancouver: Why Can’t We Just Have Public Washrooms?

Viewpoint Vancouver has continually written about the need for public washrooms as a basic need…
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Free Webinar: Women, Food & Agriculture: Solutions to the Plastic Crisis

As part of the Women Food and Agriculture Network Conference in the first weekend of…
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Metro Vancouver & Why Regional Government Really Matters

CBC’s Man of Municipalities Justin McElroy attended the first meeting of the new board of…
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Free Webinar: Winter Snow Maintenance and Active School Travel

Between 2020 and 2022, Green Communities Canada and the Human Environments Analysis Lab at Western…
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Free Webinar: Understanding Disaster Insurance & How That Changes Planning Cities

The frequency and intensity of natural disasters—such as hurricanes, floods, and storms—are on the rise,…
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Free Webinar: Walkability, Exploring Destinations Through Urban Design

Exploring Spatial Destinations through an Urban Design Context The relationship between a person’s mobility, i.e.,…
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Rethinking Driverless Technology: Autonomous Vehicles Are Not As Smart as Promised

Over the past few years Viewpoint Vancouver has been gently reminding that autonomous vehicles with…
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West Coast Affordable Housing Conference Feb 2-4 2023

The Planning Institute of British Columbia Vancouver Island North Chapter is excited to bring you…
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Trees in the City: We Need More Diversity & Density To Mitigate Climate Change

There’s a famous story of the renowned ethnobiologist Wade Davis being asked to do research on…

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