Vancouver community gardener sees no place for bicycles in future Arbutus Greenway -

When Vancouver mayor Gregor Robertson announced the purchase of the old Arbutus rail corridor, he alluded to a potential park like a famous one in an American city. “This is Vancouver's chance to have a New York-style High Line,” the mayor said last ...and more »

Vancouver touts green scene as report finds living near a park is good for your health - The Province

Vancouver's ever-expanding system of public greenways and linear parks could lead to significant health benefits for its citizens. A recently released review of scientific evidence by the World Health Organization notes an accumulation of new evidence ...and more »

Public input sought to guide vision for Vancouver's Arbutus corridor - The Globe and Mail

Vancouver has launched public consultations on the future of the Arbutus corridor, which the city hopes will expand tourism beyond the city's seawall and eventually transform areas along the route with new housing and commercial development. When the ...and more »

'Big ideas' sought for Arbutus Greenway - Vancouver Courier

The city is encouraging Vancouverites to use the temporary path along Arbutus Greenway to get a better idea about the possibilities for the final design. Photo Dan Toulgoet. The city kicked off public consultation for the future of the Arbutus Greenway ...and more »

'We want to hear big ideas': City of Vancouver begins public consultation on Arbutus corridor -

The drawn-out bitter dispute between the City of Vancouver and CP Railway ended in March after the city bought the land for $55 million. Now, the city is calling for ideas on what to do with the Arbutus corridor. "We want to hear big ideas. We want to ...and more »

Arbutus Greenway expected to provide business boost to Kerrisdale and Marpole - MetroNews Canada

Some Vancouver residents have been excited to be able to bike the length of the Arbutus Greenway, while others have been alarmed by the city's decision to pave the path. But for Claudia Laroye and Terri Clark, the transportation corridor is an ...and more »

New round of public consultations begins for Arbutus Greenway - News1130

VANCOUVER (NEWS 1130) – The City of Vancouver wants your ideas for the future of the Arbutus Greenway. The goal is to turn the former CP Rail corridor into a nine-kilometer public pathway connecting False Creek with the Fraser River.and more »

City of Vancouver launches Arbutus Greenway consultations - CKNW News Talk 980

That's the question being asked as the city launches public consultations on the permanent version of the former rail corridor, now reenvisioned as a green transportation corridor. A temporary, paved path along the 9 km stretch of land is currently ...and more »