The Neighbourhood Small Grants Project was introduced in the Little Mountain and Mount Pleasant neighbourhoods in 2005, and spread throughout our community rapidly and successfully. In 2012 we granted 135 projects, supported new leaders and NSGP veterans, introduced and promoted the Artist Enhancement and Greenest City components, witnessed innovative projects flourish and annual events grow, all making our province, city and neighbourhood a wonderful place to live.
Jerry Thompson spoke about the Cascadia Fault:
- 1300 km long
- Extending from Northern California to northern Vancouver Island
- It is an active subduction zone
- Last time it slipped was in year 1700 and it caused widespread damage along the coast.
Ann Pacey spoke about how to prepare your neighbourhood for an emergency: