British Columbia

Federal Government Pumps $5.7 Million In Funding Into New Cumberland Lagoon System

Federal Government Pumps $5.7 Million In Funding Into New Cumberland Lagoon System

The Village of Cumberland is receiving $5.7 million in federal funding for a new wastewater lagoon system.

Here’s How The Largest Green Roof in Canada Gets Its Annual Mowing

Here’s How The Largest Green Roof in Canada Gets Its Annual Mowing

At six acres it’s the largest green roof in Canada, the largest non-industrial living roof in North America and one of the 10 largest green roofs in the world.

Vancouver To Develop Green Roof Policy

Vancouver To Develop Green Roof Policy

On Thursday evening council voted in support of a motion put forward by Councillor Adriane Carr that noted several benefits of green roofs.

Carr Wants Green Roofs Made Mandatory On New Buildings In Vancouver

Carr Wants Green Roofs Made Mandatory On New Buildings In Vancouver

Vancouver city staff will be asked at Tuesday’s council meeting to come up with a policy to make green roofs mandatory on new buildings.

Rain City: Vancouver Puts New Focus on Rainwater Management

Rain City: Vancouver Puts New Focus on Rainwater Management

Strategy aims to capture and clean 90% of city's rainwater