Company Seeks Partnership with WLNG on Carbon Capturing Project

aeroponics A recent BC government report talks about one of the ways emissions can be reduced: Carbon capture and storage. A number of carbon capture and storage solutions have been put forward, including pumping it deep into the earth.

Taking the town’s pulse

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In an interview with Gagandeep Ghuman, Squamish Community Foundation president Doug Hackett and communication coordinator Dave Thomson explain the process and the intent of Vital Signs

District to Streamline Fine Collection Process

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The district plans to be a part of the North Shore Bylaw Notice Dispute Adjudication Registry to create a simple, fair, and cost effective way to collect fines.

District Mulls Policy Change on Child Care

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Andrea Zander would be surprised if she didn’t get any calls or messages or Facebook messages this week asking her about space available in her child care centre in Valleycliffe.

Commuter Service to Add Another Bus in Feb

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The owner of a private commuter bus plans to add one more bus to the existing private transit service to Vancouver. Eduardo Torres, the owner of Squamish Connector Bus, said the company will add another 21-seater bus in February.

Developer Nixes Spiritual Centre Plans

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Frustrated with the time it took to rezone the property, Bemmel is putting the property up for sale. In the two years it took to rezone the property, the momentum for the project fizzled away, Bemmel said.

Locals Concerned About Fortis Compressor Station, Pipeline

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Fortis is also planning to twin its existing natural gas pipeline from Port Coquitlam to Squamish. The new pipeline, 24 inch thick, is expected to deliver 228 million cubic feet of gas every day to Woodfibre LNG. For citizens like Herbert Vesley, the gas pipeline old and the proposed new pipeline will pass too close to home.

The Citizens’ Agenda: Squamish Speaks

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Waste of tax payer’s money, economic development, infrastructure, public safety and transit are some of the key issues citizens would like the council to focus on.

Searching for that elusive thing: A permanent, full-time, well-paying job

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When Krista Lawson decided to move to Squamish last year, she knew it’d be difficult to get a permanent, full-time, job in a small town. But she never imagined it would be this difficult.