As we've all heard over the years and decades the Metro Vancouver
region will be affected by an Earthquake. Whether the 'Big One' hit's in our
lifetime or not is an unknown. We all need to be prepared and educated on the
topic to some degree for the event and the Earthquake just North of Victoria on
December 29, 2015 was a great reminder and warning from Mother Nature. The
attachment below is a great tool measuring risk for Metro Vancouver and
Victoria broken down by Postal Codes...
On my recent visit to Northeast BC I was exposed to cities that are
preparing for something bigger. Obviously going from Metro Vancouver or if you're
coming from Calgary or Edmonton both cities don't measure up but what you do
notice, is a lot construction, Highway improvements and you sense that most
people are doing well financially. You see somewhat big name brands starting to
establish a presence in the area, from new Hotels such as Best Western Plus
being constructed and scheduled to be ready for November 2016, to Restaurants like Brown's Socialhouse, Original Joe's and Bosa Properties renovating the Dawson Creek Mall and so the
list goes on.
The announcements made over the last few months continue to grow and
prove that it’s a matter of WHEN and not IF. The year 2016 will be an important
time for the BC LNG industry as it's no surprise the current state of the oil
and gas industry is weak, so I wanted to share some facts surrounding these
If you’re looking to make your festive season truly merry and bright, look no further than these locations where Christmas lights are the main attraction in Metro Vancouver & the Fraser Valley.
With Metro Vancouver’s many trees, green spaces and natural setting, lighting up for the holidays is must-do. Stop by for a spectacular photo-op and even some pretty amazing light shows across the region!!!
- Burnaby & New Westminster
- Coquitlam, Port Coquitlam & Port Moody the Tri-Cities
- Pitt Meadows & Maple Ridge
- Surrey & Delta