There are a lot of interesting events coming up in Metro Vancouver that are not to be missed.
February 26th – Transit rally in Surrey
When: Tuesday, February 26th, 3:30 – 5:30 pm
Where: Central City Plaza, Surrey
More info: https://www.facebook.com/events/269514203177301/
Surrey’s CiTI (Citizen’s Transportation Initiative) is organizing a rally at the Central City Plaza. There will be speakers, music, and a march around the city centre. The group is advocating for better public transit service in the community.
March 1 – Carbon Talk: A mayor’s vision of how to fund regional public transportation
When: Friday March 1st, 12:30 – 1:30 pm
Where: SFU Harbour Centre Room 1700, 515 West Hastings St
Live Webcast: http://creative-services.sfu.ca/broadcast (registration not required)
More info: http://www.carbontalks.ca/events/public-carbon-talks/walton
Richard Walton, mayor of the District of North Vancouver and Chair of Translink’s Mayor’s Council, will deliver a Carbon Talk introducing his vision for funding public transit in Metro Vancouver. Registration is required.
March 2 – Imagine Surrey
When: Saturday, March 2nd, 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Where: City Centre Library, Surrey
More info: http://surreylibraries.ca/5593.aspx
An open house event in Surrey’s downtown, featuring numerous guest speakers, and family fun!