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Railroading the Community Gardens

Mike Babiarz made the following video, available through vimeo: You can also check out this article on city farmer’s website: http://www.cityfarmer.info/2015/03/03/canadian-pacific-railway-cpr-destroys-hundreds-of-beautiful-community-gardens-in-vancouver/#more-266460

CP Rail tears up Pine Street Community Garden

Today February 24th, 2015, CP has destroyed the Pine Street Community Garden located along West 6th Avenue between Burrard, Pine and Fir streets. This garden is located just one block away from Cypress Community Garden. CP has the right of way along the Arbutus Corridor, and is removing these encroachments as part of their plan […]

Canadian Pacific Railway to resume clearing Arbutus Corridor

Excerpt from CP website: “Arbutus Corridor upgrades, Vancouver Update: February 6, 2015-  On January 20, 2015, a judgment of the BC Supreme Court dismissed the city’s application to prevent CP from operating along the Arbutus corridor and continuing its work. After taking time to evaluate the court’s decision, CP is resuming steps for reactivating the […]