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Stephen Rees's blog · 20h ago

Resolute v GreenPeace: suit slapped down

The following is simple cut and paste from a GreenPeace Press Release. This blog is going quiet for about three weeks as cruise ship internet connections are both expensive and unreliable. N...
Stephen Rees's blog · 4d ago

Canada Line Criticisms Endorsed

I have been reading an article on the Daily Hive by Kenneth Chan this morning that pretty much repeats every one of the criticisms I have levelled over the years at the Canada Line. POSTSCRI...
Stephen Rees's blog · 4d ago

Weekly Photo Challenge: Scale

"For this week’s challenge, make use of sizing, placement, and scale in your photos. Perhaps you live in a place with mountains, and want to highlight the size of the homes in relation to th...
Stephen Rees's blog · 4d ago

The Watershed Guardians

Delta-Richmond Council of Canadians is pleased to confirm the first screening of a new documentary, Watershed Guardians of the Fraser River, and hope you will extend invitations by forwardin...
Stephen Rees's blog · 1W ago

Growing Smarter

This is the title of a new report. Actually the title is longer than that but I like to be snappy when I can. The publisher adds “Integrating Land Use and Transportation to Reduce GHGs” whic...
Stephen Rees's blog · 1W ago

Weekly Photo Challenge: Pedestrian

One of my favourite subjects Pedestrian is actually the theme of a group I started on flickr called Places Without Cars. It seemed to me that Vancouver had really not done nearly enough to r...
Stephen Rees's blog · 1W ago

The Bicycle Diaries: Episode 12

Where I live there is only one flat route out of Arbutus Village park – north west along Valley Drive. In any other direction there is a hill. In fact to get up to the Arbutus Corridor I hav...
Stephen Rees's blog · 1W ago

New BC Bus Pass for PWD

InclusionBC just tweeted a link to a BC Government Fact Sheet – which is a pdf document. I decided to cut and paste the text of that here. Comments have been closed. The Annual BC Bus Pass P...
Stephen Rees's blog · 2W ago

Jagmeet Singh on Transit

I am not a member of the NDP and haven’t really been following their leadership race, but congratulations to Jagmeet Singh for securing the leadership. He says (on his blog) a Jagmeet Singh-...
Stephen Rees's blog · 2W ago

How many people move per hour …

This graphic was posted to twitter this morning by Brent Toderian. It comes from Dale Bracewell the Manager of Transportation Planning at the City of Vancouver. Most people still think that ...