Sunbury Neighbourhood Association

Recent articles focusing on Sunbury...

April 24, 2011 - Province - Activists rally against new road

April 23, 2011 - Vancouver Media Coop - Where the Fraser River Flows

April 22, 2011 - Media Release - Stop the Pave

April 22, 2011 - The Tyee - Guerilla Arborists plant protest forest for Earth Day

April 22, 2011 - Vancouver Media Coop - Putting the Barricades back in Earth Day

April 7, 2011 - Now News - Highway Foes plan construction disruption

March 29, 11 - Now News - Heritage Heartbreak, Clearcuts a real kick in the gut

October 1, 10 - Province - Ancient history could be paved

Sept 30, 10 - Global TV - 9,000 year old site at risk

June 23, 10 - Delta Free Press - Home demolished

June 3, 10 - Vicki Huntington Challenges Minister on Direction of South Fraser Perimeter Road

May 25, 10 - Examiner.com - Metro Vancouver Freeway gets ongoing opposition

May 25, 10 - Delta Free Press - Gateway closes door on neighbourhood

May 23, 10 - Delta Free Press - Tea Party to Save Sunbury

Jan 17, 10 - The Province - Perimeter Route skirts the issues

Nov 16, 09 - Delta Optimist - New group hosts SFPR Bus and Boat tour

Nov 4, 2009 - Delta Optimist - Development at the Heart of the Highway

Sept 25, 2009 - Surrey Now - MLA Steps up fight against SFPR

Sept 23, 2009 - Surrey Leader - Halt Perimeter Road to save money - NDP

August 29, 2009 - Delta Optimist - Delta could have done more to protect Burns Bog

August 13, 09 - Georgia Straight - Paving Paradise for the SFPR

August 12, 09 - Peace Arch News - World Famous Burns Bog at risk

August 12, 09 - Surrey Leader - Mooovin for SFPR

August 5, 09 - Surrey Leader - Highway Controversy

May 09, 2009 - The Now Letters - Why are we spending Billions on a road we don't need?

May 03, 2009 - The Province - Trees Planted in Defiance

Jan 25, 2009 CTV - Road puts rare BC rodent in peril

Jan 3, 2009:Delta Optimist - Hoover Finished

Dec 08, 2008: San Francisco Chronicle - Diesel truckers at cancer risk from exhaust

Dec 09, 2008: Surrey Now - Massive Mosque back on track

Dec 03, 2008: Delta Optimist - New Highway runs into next election

Oct 30, 2008: Surrey Leader - Light Rail, not Skytrain urged for Surrey

Oct 28, 2008: Surrey Leader - Civil Disobedience likely against Gateway

Oct 16, 2008: Province - Maverick MP also one of the most successful

Sep 10, 2008: Delta Optimist - Unrest manifests into new group - DELTA NOW

Aug 27, 2008: Vancouver Courier - We must protest this Highway to Hell

Aug 19, 2008: Surrey Leader - Human Beavers bring Bog back to life

Aug 14, 2008: South Delta Leader - Cranes in Danger

Aug 12, 2008: Surrey Now - SFPR won't be tolled

Aug 05, 2008: Surrey Leader - Road Opponents Hold Vigil

July 25, 2008 - The Province (web) - Perimeter Road receives environmental approval.  Project opponents appalled certificate granted

July 22, 2008 - The Province - Delta folk fed up with being bullied

July 15, 2008 - Vancouver Sun - The (dead) ducks are all in a row in South Delta

July 03, 2008 - The Tyee - Freeways Jam up Climate Plan

July 03, 2008 - Vancouver Sun - Need for Gateway Questioned

June 20, 2008 - Leader - Road Rampage Feared

June 6, 2008 - Surrey Now - Power Line Fight Continues - See Friday Afternoon Pictures...

June 4, 2008 - Surrey Leader - Perimeter Road to Proceed - Bog to be damaged

May 29, 2008 - Burnaby Now - Burnaby Insert on Gateway

May 11, 2008 - The Province - Thousands Rally in Delta

May 9, 2008 - YouTube SFU Student's Film Project - BC Gateway Project - Entrenching Consumerism

May 7, 2008 - The Province - Premier "should step up and save Tsawwassen"

April 27, 2008 - The Province - Southern Railway has big shipping ideas

April 24, 2008 - The Vancouver Sun - Highway would cut key First Nations archaeological sites

April 02, 2008 - 102.7FM Co-op Radio - 7pm Interview with Don Hunt and Greg Hoover

Mar 30, 2008 - The Province - Group Irked by Perimeter Road

Feb 22, 2008 - Highway Hell for Heritage Home

Feb 22, 2008 - Gateway Project not so green, say Feds

Feb 08, 2008 - The Now Letters - Real reason for muzzling scientists is to hoodwink us

Feb 08, 2008 - The Now News - Gateway Waiting on Decision

Jan 20, 2008 - The Province - Rare Slough Threatened by Highway

Jan 20, 2008 - The Province - "I'm saying Don't Build That Highway" near Bog - Scientific Advisory Panel Member

Dec 6 2007 - The Province - Delta's Top Prize goes to Man who won't quit - Greg Hoover.

Dec 6, 2007 - Globe and Mail - BC's directive to scientists under fire

Dec 4, 2007 - The Now News - Mitigation won't stop damage to Bog?

Nov 27, 2007 - The Now News - Whither the Bend? (More impacts from the SFPR)

Nov 16, 2007 - The Now News - Reclaimed Landfill is eyed for Bog Centre

Nov 16, 2007 - Vancouver Sun - Gateway Vote? It's just a dream..

Nov 3, 2007 - The Now Newspaper - Ministers to get report soon

Oct 13, 2007 - Vancouver Sun - Pete McMartin - GATEWAY Project promises have hefty environmental price tag.

Sept 28, 2007 - Surrey Leader - Upset by Plane Noise?

Aug 15, 2007 - Surrey Leader - It's Not Easy Being Delta

July 23, 2007 - The Province - Victoria must look at Deltaport Truck Route Alternatives

July 23, 2007 - The Tyee - Debacle in Delta - How the Campbell Government is engineering a disaster

May 30, 2007 - YouTube - SFPR Threatens Historic Delta

Apr 20, 2007 - Surrey Leader - Three Letters

Apr 13, 2007 - And Still No Tunnel - Surrey Leader

Apr 05, 2007 - Gateway Project will fail, Planning prof warns

Apr 03, 2007 - Campbell Gov't set on costly route with high emissions

Apr 01, 2007 - The Province - Mass Rally in Delta

Mar 31, 2007 - The Now News - Expropriation Costs

Mar 19, 2008 - The Tyee - Greenwashing Gateway

Mar 14, 2007 - The Now Letters - RE: It's a Gateway to Cancer

Mar 14, 2007 - The Now Letters - Don't be distracted

Mar 12, 2007 - The Province - 50 years of living... amount to a pittance

Mar 11, 2007 - The Leader - Amtrak expansion could include Surrey Station

Mar 07, 2007 - The NOW - It's a Gateway to Cancer

Mar 07, 2007 - The Leader - Climate Change Looms Large

Mar 05, 2007 - The TYEE - Harriet Nahanee did not die in vain

Feb 28, 2007 - The Leader - Gateway project is a go, promises premier (Boy, is he confused...)

Feb 10, 2007 - Vancouver Sun - It's Time for Residents to SAVE DELTA

Feb 01, 2007 - The Province - Delta feeling bullied by the provincial government.

Jan 25, 2007 - The Province - Perimeter Plan gets a "wrong way" sign

Jan 20, 2007 - Delta Optimist - Port Plan Didn't Mention Railyard

Jan 3, 2007 - Vancouver Sun - Project Sparks Fear for Bog

Dec 1, 2006 - The Leader - Put a roof on road, says Delta

Nov 8, 2006 - The Province Letters - Road threatens communities and environment

Nov 5, 2006 - The Province - Trouble Brewing

Nov 3, 2006 - Vancouver Sun - Letters - Highway Impact...

Oct 26, 2006 - The Province - Letters - Who'll buy our homes?

Oct 26, 2006 - Vancouver Sun - Highway Impact Laid on the Line

Oct 22, 2006 - The Province - Traffic Commotion Up Ahead

Oct 22, 2006 - The Leader - Letters - Prince Rupert over Deltaport

Oct 22, 2006 - The NOW - Letter on Port Expansion

Oct 18, 2006 - The Leader - Letters - Alternatives needed to SFPR

Oct 12, 2006 - The Province - Trade with Asia takes toll on municipalities

Aug 13, 2006 - The Leader - Heritage home on Perimeter Road hit list

Aug 02, 2006 - The Leader - Thumbs down to Gateway

Aug 02, 2006 - The Leader - Government on track to twin railway line

July 15, 2006 - Surrey Now Letters - SFPR a 'gift' that will destroy heritage, ecology

July 14, 2006 - The Leader - No thumbs up for Gateway Project

July 05, 2006 - Surrey Now Letters - SFPR Should be called Highway 2

July 05, 2006 - The Leader - New Delsom Plans gets airing

July 02, 2006 - The Leader Letters - Highway 10 should be widened

June 26, 2006 - Langley Times - Langley City Mayor Debates Suzuki

June 20, 2006 - Vancouver Sun - Planners oppose Gateway Program

June 16, 2006 - Metro News - Tunnel Expert Opposes Plan

June 16, 2006 - The Province - Tunnel experts want new look at Bluffs

June 11, 2006 - The Leader - Letters - Gateway reps don't listen

June 11, 2006 - The Leader - North Delta residents oppose viaduct underneath bridge

June 9, 2006 - The Leader - Letters - Diesel exhaust so foul that you can taste it

June 9, 2006 - The Leader - Opinion - Yes, we're in gridlock, but maybe we need to slow down

June 9, 2006 - The Leader - Tunnel Fight Not Over, Group Warns

June 8, 2006 - The Tyee - Gateway - For Whom is the Road Tolled?

June 7, 2006 - Province Newspaper - Tolls Part of Expanded Bridge

June 6, 2006 - BC Business Magazine - COLLISION COURSE

June 5, 2006 - The Province - Letters - Keep it Green

June 5, 2006 - The Province - Letters - 'Listen to the People' over Gateway

June 4, 2006 - The Leader - Letters - Bog Threatened by new road

June 4, 2006 - The Leader - Controversial Route for SFPR

June 2, 2006 - The Leader - Gateway support mainly in the south

June 2, 2006 - The Leader - Gateway gets mixed reviews

May 31, 2006 - The Leader - A Road runs through them

May 31, 2006 - Letters - Controversy surrounds Gateway options

May 28, 2006 - The Leader - Letters - Future Submersion should sink road plans

May 28, 2006 - The Leader - Is a Burns Bog Blockade in the cards?

May 10, 2006 - The Optimist - Expand River Road, Don't push highway past the bog.

April 07, 2006 - The Province - More Groups Protesting Gateway

Apr 03, 2006 - Metro Vancouver News - Tunnel Vision for Gateway

Mar 24, 2006 - The Leader - 'Delta fears dominate Gateway event'

Mar 24, 2006 - Langley Advance - Transportation: Opponents blast Gateway

Mar 24, 2006 - Traffic Jams Cost Billions - SPEC

Feb 04, 2006 - Vancouver Sun - All Roads lead to more debate

Feb 03, 2006 - The Now - Letter to the Editor - Gateway fails to protect environment or look ahead

Feb 01, 2006 - The Tyee - The Mirage that is "Gateway"

Jan 26, 2006 - Vancouver Sun - Letter - It's time to relocate rail tracks away from beaches and environmental reserves.

Dec 31, 2005 - Vancouver Sun - Life next to the Fast Lane (Truck Exhaust Health Hazards)
Nov 4, 2005 - South Delta Leader - Candidates hit the road on Transportation
June 19, 2005 - The Leader - 'Back to the Drawing Board' for Delsom Estates plan.
June 05, 2005 - The Now News - Letters - Let's Keep North Delta Unique
June 01, 2005 - The Leader - Delsom development gets preliminary OK
June 01, 2005 - The Leader - Truck Tunnel Wanted
June 01, 2005 - Vancouver Sun - Neighbourhood Group proposes Tunnel to replace Perimeter Rd
May 27, 2005 - Press Release by Sunbury Neighbourhood Association
May 18, 2005 - The Leader - Letter to Editor - Sunbury Traffic & Delsom Lands
April 29, 2005 - The Leader - Letter to Editor - Sunbury Traffic & Delsom Lands
Apr 15, 2005 - The Leader - Residents seeing red over road plan
Apr 01, 2005 - The Leader - Trucks off River Road?
Mar 02, 2005 - Now News - River Road residents in Limbo
Sep 04, 2004 - Now News - River Road Blockade, Anyone?

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