Government invests $2M for hydrogen refuelling stations

May 6th, 2019 – Josh Kilner/North Shore News  Ottawa has announced new funding for two retail hydrogen refuelling stations in the Lower Mainland. Joe Peschisolido, MP for Steveston–Richmond East, announced Friday that Natural Resources Canada will provide $2 million dollars …

Temporary modular housing opens in Richmond

April 12th, 2019 – Alyse Kotyk & Megan Devlin/Richmond News Last May, hundreds of City Centre residents came out to protest a plan to build an apartment complex intended to house a portion of Richmond’s homeless. Friday, that same complex …

North Shore may get express bus across Ironworkers

A positive step forward on Recommendation #4 from the Integrated North Shore Transportation Planning Project’s Report: 4. Implement a new express bus service across the Second Narrows Bridge connecting the regional rapid transit network with the North Shore to provide …

Provincial leaders discuss transit at AMS talk

March 30th, 2019 – Charlotte Alden/The Ubyssey At yesterday’s AMS “Transit Talk,” provincial leaders and students discussed affordable and accessible transportation, focusing on the SkyTrain to UBC and ridesharing. The event took place in the Michael Kingsmill Forum in the …

New Search and Rescue (SAR) Funding

Dear Community Member, I’m very pleased to be able to share that our BC Government has just announced the single largest provincial investment into Ground Search and Rescue services in BC’s history. In addition to the operational funding that the …

Province moves for faster crash clearing

March 13th, 2019 – Brent Richter/North Shore News The province is clearing the way for – hopefully – clearer bridges. The Ministry of Public Safety and solicitor general announced Friday that police will no longer have to file written reports …