For more on this story please refer to our Feb 2014 ARCHIVES
COULD THIS BE COAL DUST?
Watch this video of Fraser Surrey Docks and watch as the dust cloud spreads from the loading of a ship...straight into Quennsborough. If you are concerned about the distribution of coal and the health affects of coal dust at Fraser Surrey Docks? Please send your compaint to PORT METRO VANCOUVER.
AIR QUALITY concerns are growing after incidents such as a discharge of Soy dust from the docks oocured last year. Port Metro fines FSD for breech of 'air quality management bylaw'. Click the link for the story in 24 Hours Vancouver.
Please visit the QCB April 2013 web post for more background and contacts on the coal issue.
RESOURCES ON COAL
389 LINKS TO FRASER SURREY DOCKS COAL TRANSFER PROPOSAL
HAVE YOUR SAY
Do You Think The QCB BOARDWALK festival & sale
is a fun way to do something important ...RECYCLE?
Let Us Know Your Thoughts.
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THE NEW WEST EVENT OF THE SUMMER IS HERE!
SATURDAY AUGUST 16th, 2014 | 10am to 3pm
The QUAYSIDE COMMUNITY BOARD (QCB), BOSA Properties and SPONSORS invite you to discover the treasures that only the 8th annual Quayside BOARDWALK festival & sale can provide. Hailed as the 'largest outdoor recycling event in the lower mainland', our motto is Repurpose, Reuse, Recycle & ReSELL! Both treasure hunters and sellers are welcome.
NEARLY 200 TABLES & BOOTHS | 10,000+ TREASURE HUNTERS | LIVE ENTERTAINMENT ON 3 STAGES | FOOD | KIDS ZONE | DOG WASH & PET CENTRE | SPECIAL DISPLAYS & ACTIVITES* | CHARITY FUND-RAISING RAFFLE | COMMUNITY & CHARITY SERVICES
DIRECTIONS: Vehicle & Transit
TRAFFIC ADVISORY: PUTTULLO CLOSURE
If you would like to send your concern to Translink expressing your disappointment with the bridge closure the weekend of August 16th and respectfully ask them to select another weekend, please follow this link: TRANSLINK CUSTOMER SERVICE. This would be the second time it was done on this weekend, the first being in 2012.
PAY PARKING & SKYTRAIN ACCESS
We invite you to watch this space over the coming months to view the many sponsors who will come on board in the days ahead.
The QCB welcomed SHIMMY FOR THE SOUL BELLY DANCE! in the SPECIAL DISPLAYS & ACTIVITES catagory at the 7th BOARDWALK festival & sale 2013 for their first time. Hundreds gathered at main stage to watch their mesmorizing performance. Rumour has it that they are going to make another appearance this year!
The QUAYSIDE COMMUNITY BOARD (QCB) is comprised of one delegate and one alternate from eighteen of eighteen residential buildings in the geographical location known as 'The Quayside' in New Westminster, BC, Canada. The group of dedicated members represent just over 2200 units and an estimated 4500 plus individual residents in this close-knit community. QUAYSIDE is a jewel on the Fraser River and the board is dedicated to keeping it as such. Meeting on the last Wednesday of each month, this board works on issues and matters related to the well-being of their community. In addition, the board works with local and surrounding businesses to ensure that the members of the overall community continue to live in an area that is clean ,safe, managed growth and above all enjoyable.
The Quayside Community Board is devoted to: Assisting Strata Corporations, Housing Cooperatives and Community Planning for the Quayside area.
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