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How much forest will be lost in Grandview Heights?

I’ve been counting colored pixels again. The city’s mapping people said they couldn’t tell me how much forest was in Grandview Heights, and how much would be lost to development, so I estimated it myself. 339 more words

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Road rain from a developed Grandview Heights

I don’t have any collaborators on these estimates, so if you can refine my calculations, I’d love to have your input!

My final estimates are 7.5-23 olympic swimming pools worth of road runoff running untreated from… 162 more words

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In 10 years they'll have to start over

The city counts every tree that it plants, so there’s incentive to plant trees everywhere they can put a pot. It looks great on paper to say that… 334 more words

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Welcome to the exclusive “Chatsworth Gardens” centrally located by Guildford Centre. This 1 bedroom open floor plan home boasts all stainless steel appliances, One private balcony off the living room overlooking the bright South views of the complex. 78 more words

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Man who punched Surrey cab, bus drivers gets another year in jail

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A man who committed a series of assaults on a young woman, two cab drivers and a bus driver will spend another year in jail. 34 more words

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Comparing trees

The city plants trees to replace the ones they cut down. This one benefits the city by about $29/yr in watershed management, air purification, and temperature management.  157 more words

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2014 municipal elections voting results mapped

I found a cool online app that let me map the voting results from Surrey’s mayoral race! I typed all the numbers into a spreadsheet, then put them into… 161 more words

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