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UDI Letter on Wildlands

July 11, 2017

UDI wrote a letter to the Ministry of Environment about the wildlands land use standard.  View the letter here: Wildland letter…

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UDI Letter on High Density Standards

July 11, 2017

UDI wrote a letter to the Ministry of Environment on our recommendation for the definition of high density standards. View…

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Preliminary Insights from the BC Energy Step Code Costing Study

July 11, 2017

Today’s Webinar: “Preliminary Insights from the BC Energy Step Code Costing Study” Presentation: “Preliminary Results of BC Energy Step Code Costing Study,” Dave…

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City of Richmond Builders’ Breakfast: Information session on the BC Energy Step Code for new construction

June 21, 2017

UDI Members,   You are invited to the City of Richmond Builders’ Breakfast:  Information session on the BC Energy Step…

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City of North Vancouver’s Density Bonusing and Community Benefits Policy and Lonsdale Energy Corporation’s Project Review Fee

May 29, 2017

UDI received the following email from the City of North Vancouver regarding the City’s Density Bonusing and Community Benefits Policy…

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Zero Emissions Building Centre of Excellence

May 11, 2017

UDI will  be participating in a May 12th workshop with the City of Vancouver and several stakeholder groups on establishing…

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Surrey Street Tree Planting Presentation

May 11, 2017

At the Surrey Development Advisory Committee, Council presented a presentation on tree planting in Surrey. To view the presentation, click…

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UDI Response to Ministry Requests for Comments on Updated Omnibus Guidance Documents

May 1, 2017

UDI wrote a letter to the Ministry of Environment about the Updated Omnibus Guidance Documents. UDI is generally supportive of the…

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Energy Step Code amendment to BC Building Code effective immediately

April 11, 2017

Note below from Andrew Pape-Salmon, Executive Director, Building and Safety Standards Branch:   I am pleased to announce the introduction…

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Workshop: Fire Performance and Alternative Solutions for Wood Structures

February 24, 2017

  Presented by the Canadian Wood Council Two full days including practical learning and a field trip to view a…

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Survey: Cycling amenities in new construction projects

February 23, 2017

HUB Cycling and industry partners are conducting a research project on cycling amenities in new construction projects. We invite you…

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Learn about Passive House Design and Construction in Vancouver and Victoria

January 4, 2017

In August 2016 the BC Government announced its Climate Leadership Plan to achieve 2050 GHG emissions targets. The plan outlines…

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