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Green lanterns light Vancouver skyline

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False Creek residents bathe downtown in a green glow as part on an attention-grabbing campaign calling for promised parkland.

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Ever wonder why those apartments in False Creek are displaying so many green lights?

December 5, 2014—Listen to our interview with Katelin Owsianski on Making Contact at Evolution 107.9 in Burnaby.

Listen to Bruce Allen on the Green Light Protest as being one-of-a-kind

August 28, 2014—Each weekday, CKNW-AM (Vancouver) broadcasts an editorial commentary by Bruce Allen called Reality Check. Today he talked about our quiet protest as one of the most unique he’s come across and encourages up-and-coming protestors to take note! Listen to the audio…

Council approves False Creek condos, dragon boat facility (but still no park)

June 12, 2014—Developer Concord Pacific got the green light to build two new condo towers in False Creek, but there’s still no clear timeline for when it will finally build the park promised to frustrated residents years ago. Read more…

Update: False Creek waterfront park remains in limbo

June 11, 2014—Council approves two towers for Concord development on Expo Boulevard, but no date given on when nine-acre park will be built. Read more…

Science World goes green

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April 21, 2014—Telus World of Science supports the increasing livability and sustainability of our neighborhood.

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 False Creek Green Hour

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March 31, 2014—A look at the condos along the east side of False Creek taken from the Georgia Viaduct.

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Green lights for Greenspace

March 19, 2014—Reality Check with Bruce Allen. Listen to the broadcast…

Green Lights in False Creek resident windows

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March 14, 2014—False Creek residents displaying green lights in their windows to raise issue of the city of Vancouver to deliver on a long-promised urban park.

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False Creek residents give park the green light

March 12, 2014—False Creek residents are illuminating the night sky to shed light on a broken promise. Read more…

Vancouver plans for “no net loss” of green space

March 11, 2014—Citizens don’t want to trade grass for concrete, yet development pressures have Vancouverites worried about losing their beloved green space. Read more…

False Creek residents give Concord Pacific green light for stalled park

March 10, 2014—False Creek residents are tired of waiting, so they’ve taken it upon themselves to green light a planned community park to stunning effect. Read more..

Green lights in condos for Vancouver’s ‘forgotten park’

March, 2014—The residents of North East False Creek (at the eastern edge of downtown Vancouver) are growing restless for the long promised Creekside park, an urban park promised by the city and Concord Pacific many years ago. Read more…

False Creek residents hope green light campaign puts pressure on city, developer to build long-promised park

February 19, 2014—Residents in the North East False Creek neighbourhood in downtown Vancouver are hoping green lights in their windows will get the attention of the city and a developer over a long-promised urban park. Read more…

False Creek green light campaign

February 19, 2014—People who live in Vancouver’s False Creek have launched a unique campaign to try to get the city’s attention. See the video…

Creek windows go green to push for promised park

February 7, 2014—Workers at Concord Pacific presentation centre in Northeast False Creek, between B.C. Place and Telus World of Science, will now see green lights in the windows of the nearby high-rises. Read more…

Residents eager for Southeast False Creek green space

November 5, 2013—New Southeast False Creek green space to offset high density. Read more…