Public meeting 7pm tonight, YMCA lounge,hosted by developer of 5750 Panorama Drive

***UPDATED IN COMMENTS BELOW POST-FULL REPORT ON LAST NIGHTS MEETING* On the heels of more headlines on how bad the impact is in overcrowded schools last week (playground time is rationed out for young children in some schools), a community meeting hosted by a developer tonight in the Sullivan area of South Newton promises to …

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Petition to support the extraordinary request of Surrey School District trustees

It's just not working. The formula and policy used to determine when and how new schools are planned for, approved and built is just not working in Surrey and both parents and trustees have had enough. Currently school capacity numbers must be significantly over what a school population should be to prove over capacity - …

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The million dollar question in Surrey.

( More to come on Hydro this week,but today,recent events & conversation prompts this)   Earlier this year I had an admittedly uncomfortable conversation online with a long time Surrey advocate who would send me every link to every news story about every shooting or violence in the city, particularly in Newton. As someone who's …

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“Are right and wrong convertible terms, dependent upon popular opinion?” ~ William Lloyd Garrison

This is the ship my grandparents and mother came to Canada on,according to the immigration documents I've found on my mother and grandparents. My maternal grandparents, were a huge part of my life growing up. My poppa, was my everything.Both immigrants who had overcome big challenges in their lives in Germany and Denmark, they came to …

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