Monthly Archives: August 2014

2014-08-31: Upcoming events, including community picnic

We hope you’ve all been enjoying summer. Here are some upcoming events in Port Moody. First, the Moody Centre Community Association (MCCA) will be hosting a community picnic at Rocky Point Park on Saturday, Sept. 13, starting at 4:00 pm. … Continue reading

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Land Use Committee, September 2, 2014 — rezoning

There are three new items up for discussion (plus minutes from the July 3 meeting). You can provide comments in-person at the meeting, and/or in written form in advance of the meeting, no later than 12:00 noon on Sept. 2. … Continue reading

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Climate change and neighbourhoods

An interesting read … The change http://www.greaterfool.ca/2014/08/17/the-change-2/

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2014-08-14: City letter sent to Ioco Road Neighbourhood

Subject line: Redevelopment in existing neighbourhoods The City of Port Moody sent a letter (August 14, 2014) to Ioco single family residents, advising, “in response to community concerns regarding the size of some new single family homes in existing neighbourhoods … Continue reading

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Densification divergence

The Vancouver Sun (Saturday, August 9, 2014) carried a front page story, with several related articles in the front section of the paper. Main article, front page: Urban future: Metro Vancouver grows up Desire for densification clashes with land-use challenges … Continue reading

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“Monster home” council meeting of July 29, 2014

July 29, 2014 council resolutions on building height and calculations Special Council Committee of the Whole (SCOTW) Following up on the town hall on house size and height calculations held on July 15, 2014, council held a special meeting on … Continue reading

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