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Municipal Elections 2014

November 4, 2014

On November 15th votes will be counted and newly elected representative of communities around Howe Sound will begin influencing the direction of the future of the region.

Squamish Nation and Provincial commitments advance the planning process.

BURNCO Rock Products posted on August 5, 2014 a revised project description. The size of the processing area appears to be 60% larger and the barge load out jetty is 125 metres closer to the residential area at McNab, yet Burnco is petitioning to have the process continue without re-review.

Premier Clark announced from China in November 2013 that Woodfibre LNG at Squamish  could be the first west coast facility to liquefy natural gas (LNG) and export to Asia.  This was news, and still is to many who live along the route of the supertankers that will be carrying this highly hazardous cargo.* It is possible members of government promoting this location are not familiar with the geography and demographics of Howe Sound as […]

It was another beautiful day in Howe Sound July 27th behind Gambier Island in Thornborough Channel for the Future of Howe Sound Society’s S.O.S. event.

All comments sent submitted by Aug. 5th will be forwarded to the Statutory Decision maker who will make the final recommendation to proceed or pursue other alternatives.

July 2014 Newsletter

July 21, 2014

Kayak, sail, paddle, and power your way to Howe Sound Join us to make some noise to stop the re-industrialization of this beautiful place. SUNDAY – JULY 27th – 1:00 to 3:00 PM Thornborough Channel (North End of Gambier Island to McNab Creek Valley) Please join us for a Live Outdoor Benefit Concert by “The Brothers” band in Howe Sound.

We urge people to submit their comments on line to the BC Environmental Assessment Office

Kayak, sail, paddle, and power your way to Howe Sound Join us to make some noise to stop the re-industrialization of this beautiful place.

Please attend to learn more and have a say - the future of the Wild Heart of Howe Sound is at risk

It has been repeated many time by those that live, work, play and visit Howe Sound how amazing a place it  is.   People value the recovery and discovery of the marine life and see the potential to further capitalize on the natural resource and develop the new economy that is more gentle to the land.  There are signed resolutions from communities around the Sound, support and commitment of seventy plus stakeholder organizations to work […]

The Howe Sound LNG Experiment at Woodfibre - Information Session

At this time, we remain greatly concerned about impact of this project on air and water quality, marine and human life, current economy & the future for Howe Sound.

As the stewards of these lands, the Province should be routinely reviewing its planning decisions to ensure they remain current and its use is in the best interest of the people.

Processing and shipping liquefied natural gas poses many risks to human life and the environment.

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