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First homes of Surrey’s new Flamingo block sell quickly in future ‘15-minute city’

‘The public believes in the revitalization of Surrey’s historic Whalley district,’ developer says

 

Therese Preece was among 22 speakers who told council what they think of a development proposal in Panorama during a public hearing Nov. 8. (Screen shot)

Surrey council approves Panorama project after lengthy public hearing

Detention ponds, Surrey Mayor Doug McCallum said, are ‘never referred to’ as parkland

 

Today (Oct. 29, 2021), Metro Vancouver’s board of directs is to consider the City of Surrey’s request to redesignate South Campbell Heights lands for employment use. (File photo/City of Surrey graphic)

UPDATE: Metro Vancouver board moves Surrey’s South Campbell Heights plan forward

First, second and third readings given to amend regional growth strategy bylaw

 

This area of Fleetwood, just north of Fleetwood Park Secondary, is subject of an urban-planning design contest called The Mixing Middle. (Photo: google.com)

Surrey neighbourhood in ‘Mixing Middle’ contest that aims to solve urban planning issues

Winning ideas will share $35,000 in cash and other prizes in Urbanarium’s competition

This area of Fleetwood, just north of Fleetwood Park Secondary, is subject of an urban-planning design contest called The Mixing Middle. (Photo: google.com)
Panorama residents are voicing opposition to a development proposal for greenspace in their neighborhood. (Photo: Tom Zillich)

Panorama residents rail against application to develop on greenspace

Public hearing set before city council on Nov. 8, for the property at 13190 64 Ave.

Panorama residents are voicing opposition to a development proposal for greenspace in their neighborhood. (Photo: Tom Zillich)
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LETTERS: Jobs, development and money seems to rule

Metro committee decision on South Campbell Heights disappoints

  • Oct 21, 2021
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Construction in Surrey. Roughly 1,200 people are moving to the city every month. (File photo: Tom Zytaruk)

OUR VIEW: Surrey must grow properly, with balance

Balance needs to be struck between land development and livability

  • Oct 21, 2021
Construction in Surrey. Roughly 1,200 people are moving to the city every month. (File photo: Tom Zytaruk)
Metro Vancouver’s regional planning committee members voted Friday (Oct. 8, 2021) in support of a recommendation to move Surrey’s request to redesignate lands in South Campbell Heights forward. Nora Gambioli (with hand raised) was among those who opposed the move. (Metro Vancouver livestream screenshot)

Metro Vancouver committee moves South Campbell Heights plan forward

Four directors voted against the recommendation regarding the South Surrey lands

Metro Vancouver’s regional planning committee members voted Friday (Oct. 8, 2021) in support of a recommendation to move Surrey’s request to redesignate lands in South Campbell Heights forward. Nora Gambioli (with hand raised) was among those who opposed the move. (Metro Vancouver livestream screenshot)
Metro Vancouver’s regional planning committee will weigh economic and environmental impacts of Surrey’s plan for South Campbell Heights. (Mike Falconer photo)

Metro Van committee to hear opposing viewpoints on Surrey’s South Campbell Heights plan

Regional planning meeting Friday will hear from a wide range of speakers

Metro Vancouver’s regional planning committee will weigh economic and environmental impacts of Surrey’s plan for South Campbell Heights. (Mike Falconer photo)
Metro Vancouver’s regional planning committee will hear delegations Friday (Oct. 8) regarding the City of Surrey’s quest to redesignate South Campbell Heights lands. (File photo/City of Surrey graphic)

South Campbell Heights development proposal goes before Metro Vancouver Oct. 8

Regional planning committee to consider Surrey’s quest to amend land-use designation

Metro Vancouver’s regional planning committee will hear delegations Friday (Oct. 8) regarding the City of Surrey’s quest to redesignate South Campbell Heights lands. (File photo/City of Surrey graphic)
Rendering of the proposed development at 75A Avenue and Scott Road showing the two six-storey apartment buildings, as seen from the southeast (intersection of 75A Avenue and Scott Road). (Hari Homes Inc. and Arzone Real Estate Investment Ltd. image)

Six-storey North Delta apartment project going to public hearing

Two six-storey apartment buildings, 10 three-storey townhouses pitched for Scott Road and 75A Avenue

Rendering of the proposed development at 75A Avenue and Scott Road showing the two six-storey apartment buildings, as seen from the southeast (intersection of 75A Avenue and Scott Road). (Hari Homes Inc. and Arzone Real Estate Investment Ltd. image)
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LETTERS: Surrey development vote ‘anti-democratic decision’

‘The majority of city council has shown their true colours’

  • Sep 30, 2021
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LETTERS: Regardless of how council members vote, they are leaving a legacy

Their names will always be attached for good or ill

  • Sep 30, 2021
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Supporters gathered Friday (Sept. 24, 2021) at the South Surrey site proposed for the Harmony inclusive-housing project. (Contributed photo)

PHOTOS: Focus on South Surrey Harmony project continues

Signage installed, neighbours’ concerns remain

Supporters gathered Friday (Sept. 24, 2021) at the South Surrey site proposed for the Harmony inclusive-housing project. (Contributed photo)
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LETTERS: Problem is developing in South Surrey

Editor: I have recently become aware of a proposed industrial park to…

  • Sep 23, 2021
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Surrey City Hall. (File photo)

Council approves South Surrey parkland purchase

Property is first of six eyed for neighbourhood park in Semiahmoo Town Centre

Surrey City Hall. (File photo)
Surrey Council voted 6-3 on Sept. 13 in favour of a proposal to build 12 single-family homes on two lots in the 900-block of 160 Street. (Google Streetview image/City of Surrey-Hub Engineering Inc. graphic)

Council gives 6-3 nod to South Surrey housing development proposal

Infill-development decisions ‘difficult’ - mayor

Surrey Council voted 6-3 on Sept. 13 in favour of a proposal to build 12 single-family homes on two lots in the 900-block of 160 Street. (Google Streetview image/City of Surrey-Hub Engineering Inc. graphic)
A view of Surrey City Hall. (File photo: Tom Zytaruk)

Surrey gets $500K from province to help speed up development permit process

Demand for development is rapidly growing, mayor says

A view of Surrey City Hall. (File photo: Tom Zytaruk)
Protest sign posted at the roadside on 192 Street, south of 20 Avenue in mid July, ahead of a vote by Surrey council to amend the city’s OCP and redesignate the area as employment lands. The decision now rests with Metro Vancouver. (Brenda Anderson photo)

LETTERS: Future of food security at stake

Development of South Campbell Heights will have lasting repurcussions, writes J. Van Dam

  • Aug 19, 2021
Protest sign posted at the roadside on 192 Street, south of 20 Avenue in mid July, ahead of a vote by Surrey council to amend the city’s OCP and redesignate the area as employment lands. The decision now rests with Metro Vancouver. (Brenda Anderson photo)
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LETTERS: ‘Astonished and dismayed’ by Harmony project rejection

No explanation or rationale offered from councillors who voted no

  • Aug 12, 2021
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