Photo Stephen Hui, the Straight, Feb 24 2015
Today February 24th, 2015, CP has destroyed the Pine Street Community Garden located along West 6th Avenue between Burrard, Pine and Fir streets. This garden is located just one block away from Cypress Community Garden. CP has the right of way along the Arbutus Corridor, and is removing these encroachments as part of their plan […]
A class action lawsuit seeks $400 million in damages The pesticides, which are a neurotoxin to insects, are widely coated on corn, soybean and canola seeds in Canada to protect the plants from pests such as aphids. Studies have shown that bees exposed to the pesticides have smaller colonies, fail to return to their […]
Community Gardeners played a major role in calling for the public and the city to help preserve the important green space that ran along the former rail tracks of what is now the Arbutus Greenway.