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{|cellpadding="108" aligncellspacing=right"0"|- valign="top" {| style="background: khaki; white" width: 420px;" cellpadding="1052%"||[[File:English Bay, Vancouver, BC.jpg|400px424px]]<brclear=left>'''News and comment''' '''2013''' Vancouver City Council Approves $3 Million in New Bike Lanes, June 13 <ref>[http://www.bcbusiness.ca/manufacturing-transport/vancouver-city-council-approves-3-million-in-new-bike-lanes bcbusiness.ca] </ref>  '''References'''<references/>|}|} 
== Sustainability initiatives ==
== Initiatives by topic ==
=== Community energy === {{#widget:YouTube|id=sffUMbSCgqo}} === Cycling activism ===
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Wikipedia: [[wikipedia:Transportation_in_Vancouver#Cycling|Cycling in Vancouver]]
=== Food activism === {{#widget:YouTube|id=QGjKPcBz9YM}}
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[http://www.sharingbackyards.com/browse/Vancouver,BC&welcome_box=3# City of Vancouver SharingBackyards]
=== Sharing === '''Maps''': [https://www.shareable.net/cities/vancouver-bc-canada vancouver-bc-canada, Shareable] [[category:Sharing cities]] === Sustainable transport activism === {{#widget:Vimeo|id=193996060}}
[[wikipedia:Transportation_in_Vancouver#Public_transportation|Public transportation in Vancouver]]
 
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== News and comment ==
 
'''2018'''
 
In Vancouver, Shipping Containers are the New Tool Libraries, Jan 10 <ref>[http://www.resilience.org/stories/2018-01-10/vancouver-shipping-containers-new-tool-libraries/ resilience.org]</ref>
 
'''2017'''
 
Building the world’s greenest city, Sep 19 <ref>[http://www.eco-business.com/news/building-the-worlds-greenest-city/ @ecobusinesscom]</ref>
 
'''2016'''
 
In Vancouver, 50% of trips are by foot, bike, or transit. This video shows how they did it. Dec 9 <ref>[http://www.vox.com/science-and-health/2016/12/9/13897078/walkable-vancouver-video vox.com]</ref>
 
Robson Square a tremendous opportunity to celebrate Vancouver’s vibrant urbanism, Apr 19 <ref>[http://www.vancitybuzz.com/2016/04/robson-square-tremendous-opportunity/ vancitybuzz.com]</ref>
 
Vancouver moves to protect urban wildlife with new strategy, Feb 2 <ref>[https://globalnews.ca/news/2493791/vancouver-moves-to-protect-urban-wildlife-with-new-strategy/ globalnews.ca]</ref>
 
Electric scooter sharing service to launch in Vancouver this summer, January 22 <ref>[http://www.vancitybuzz.com/2016/01/scooter-sharing-service-vancouver/ vancitybuzz.com]</ref>
 
'''2015'''
 
New In Town: Lupii Café – Vancouver’s First Zero Waste Café, August 10 <ref>[http://iliveineastvan.com/2015/08/10/new-in-town-lupii-cafe-vancouvers-first-zero-waste-cafe/ iliveineastvan.com]</ref>
 
Green landlords, 150,000 trees and super-efficient plumbers - how Vancouver became a green leader, June 19 <ref>[http://www.1010uk.org/articles/vancouver-taking-lead-climate-change-despite-national-government 1010]</ref>
 
Half of Vancouver trips being done by walking, cycling, transit: Officials, May 13 <ref>[http://www.msn.com/en-ca/news/canada/half-of-vancouver-trips-being-done-by-walking-cycling-transit-officials/ar-BBjHt38 msn.com]</ref>
 
'''2013'''
 
Vancouver City Council Approves $3 Million in New Bike Lanes, June 13 <ref>[http://www.bcbusiness.ca/manufacturing-transport/vancouver-city-council-approves-3-million-in-new-bike-lanes bcbusiness.ca] </ref>
 
== Events ==
 
'''2016'''
 
Aug 13 [https://bikehub.ca/biketoshop Bike to Shop Day]
 
'''2015'''
 
November 8 [http://www.greatclimaterace.org/ Great Climate Race], a run/walk to crowfund for local solar energy
 
June 6 [http://100in1day.ca/vancouver/ 100in1day Vancouver], transform your city
 
May 27 [http://feed5kvancouver.com/ Feeding the 5000 Vancouver]
 
== Resources ==
 
=== Video ===
 
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== Interwiki links ==
'''References'''{{Attrib sca wiserref|url=http:Vancouver}}<references//www.wiser.org/article/f2661bc1809244b8f89624cefe1d648e>|}  {{scaendmenu}}
[[category:Sustainable community action]]
[[category:British Columbia]]
[[category:Canadian cities]]
 
 
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