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Sustainability initiatives[edit]

Greenest City 2020, information from the City of Vancouver

Initiatives by topic[edit]

Community energy[edit]

Cycling activism[edit]

Wikipedia: Cycling in Vancouver

Food activism[edit]

City of Vancouver SharingBackyards


Maps: vancouver-bc-canada, Shareable

Sustainable transport activism[edit]

Public transportation in Vancouver

News and comment[edit]


In Vancouver, Shipping Containers are the New Tool Libraries, Jan 10 [1]


Building the world’s greenest city, Sep 19 [2]


In Vancouver, 50% of trips are by foot, bike, or transit. This video shows how they did it. Dec 9 [3]

Robson Square a tremendous opportunity to celebrate Vancouver’s vibrant urbanism, Apr 19 [4]

Vancouver moves to protect urban wildlife with new strategy, Feb 2 [5]

Electric scooter sharing service to launch in Vancouver this summer, January 22 [6]


New In Town: Lupii Café – Vancouver’s First Zero Waste Café, August 10 [7]

Green landlords, 150,000 trees and super-efficient plumbers - how Vancouver became a green leader, June 19 [8]

Half of Vancouver trips being done by walking, cycling, transit: Officials, May 13 [9]


Vancouver City Council Approves $3 Million in New Bike Lanes, June 13 [10]



Aug 13 Bike to Shop Day


November 8 Great Climate Race, a run/walk to crowfund for local solar energy

June 6 100in1day Vancouver, transform your city

May 27 Feeding the 5000 Vancouver



Interwiki links[edit]

Wikipedia: Vancouver, Vancouverism, Transportation in Vancouver


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