Category Archives: Regional Planning

Metro Vancouver provides the vital services and solutions that are the foundation of our economic, ecological and social health. Learn more about these services and how they protect the livability of our region. (video produced in 2019)

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A UBC and Vancouver Coastal Health research project, "Where Matters: Heath & Economic Benefits Study," calculated the health and economic benefits of walkable communities and access to parks. It resulted in data that indicates where you live directly impacts your health. Partners include Real Estate Foundation of BC, Metro Vancouver, TransLink and City of Vancouver.

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Transit ridership in Metro Vancouver is reaching record levels, with renters using transit more than anyone. But a daunting challenge remains; despite the demand for affordable rental housing, there's a shortfall.

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Monitoring Sensitive Ecosystems in Metro Vancouver Metro Vancouver monitors the status of the region’s most important ecological places with the Sensitive Ecosystem Inventory (SEI). The…

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