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River District Vancouver Meets The Media – And Speaks To The City

June 9th, 2011

It’s not every day that a city wakes up to find a new 130-acre community on its doorstep. But that’s just what happened at the official press conference for River District Vancouver on Monday 16th May, 2011, attended by Mayor Gregor Robertson, municipal officials, project consultants, and journalists from Global TV, CTV, Omni, Fairchild and many more.

A Location That’s Friendly To Man’s Best Friend

April 27th, 2011

For many of us today, there’s an energetic family member who must be considered during the home buying process, even though they are mostly silent

Prehistoric Monsters Are Swimming In The Fraser…Don’t Panic!

April 27th, 2011

Next time you are walking along the banks of the Fraser, keep an eye out for Wobbly Bob, Mister P. Caker and Big Joe. They

The Avalon Dairy — 100 years in every bottle

April 27th, 2011

There may not be any cows walking around in Southeast Vancouver—but there is still a farm. Not just any farm; this is home to the

Step back in time to the old Fraser—and plant seeds for tomorrow

April 27th, 2011

Like River District, The Fraser River Discovery Centre is interested in everything to do with the past, present and future of the Fraser. Their space

Experience Centre Latest

February 24th, 2011

Construction workers are putting the finishing touches on the Centre as we prepare for our launch this spring. The roof and windows are all installed and work has begun on the interior finishes.

River District featured at the Vancouver Art Gallery

February 24th, 2011

Join us at the Vancouver Art Gallery to learn about all the distinctive features of East Fraserlands including our Songbird Strategy—a comprehensive plan to create a thriving songbird habitat at this community. The exhibition is called WE: Vancouver –12 Manifestos for the City. It runs from February 12 to May 1, 2011.

Wanted: Tales from the Canadian White Pine Mill

February 10th, 2011

Were you a boom man standing on logs in the Fraser river? Did you operate the head-rig saw? Or did your grandfather cook in the canteen? We’re looking for stories from the heyday of the Canadian White Pine Mill. Can you remember your workmates and bosses? Or do you have someone in your family who has a tale to tell?

You told us what kind of restaurant you wanted

January 5th, 2011

As the Centre nears completion, we were particularly interested in local comments about the Restaurant. In the survey we ran in September, we spoke to residents of Champlain Heights, Killarney and West Fraserlands

Construction has started at East Fraserlands!

January 1st, 2011

Construction of the Community Marketing Centre and Neighbhourhood Restraurant is well underway at East Fraserlands.  The team broke ground in August and building is now

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