• An Adventure Filled Ride

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    On a rainy day, Paula de Jong sat in the Squamish Adventure Centre and looked at the stream of cars heading to Whistler. There must be a way for those cars to turn left on Cleveland Ave, she thought to herself.

    Smoke Bluff Residents Want Council to Reject Kingswood

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    More than 100 people from the Smoke Bluffs neighbourhood submitted a letter to the district, urging it to reject the large-scale development proposed along the Upper Mamquam Blind Channel.

    Leaving Squamish to Get Ahead

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    They have thought about it for six years and they are finally doing it. Brad Parker and Lauren Coutts are leaving Squamish and moving to Ontario.

    Arc’teryx Retail Store Opens on June 7 in Whistler

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    North Vancouver based outerwear manufacturer and retailer Arc’teryx will open its first flagship retail store in Whistler.

    Woodfibre LNG Chooses Electric Power Over Gas

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    Woodfibre LNG announced today its proposed liquefaction project will run off electric power, a decision the company claims will make Squamish operation the greenest LNG operation in the province.

    Our Business Catalyst: Outdoor Recreation

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    A majority of small business owners interviewed in a recent survey say they were attracted to the region because of its outdoor lifestyle and recreational activities.

    Boundary Expansion is Delayed

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    Councillors wanted the proponent to support District of Squamish boundary expansion, enabling the district to expand its tax base. The proponents agreed to that condition, but have yet to hear from the District of Squamish.

    District Rejects Rezoning for Brackendale Property

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    The district has rejected an application to amend the OCP designation and rezoning his 37-acreproperty on the west end of the Depot Road in Brackendale.