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Historic Stewart Farm

Canadian History Hunters recently had the opportunity to visit one of the few historic farmhouses that remain in Surrey. In the early 1880’s John Stewart purchased the farm and became involved in the dyking of the Nicomeckl River, an important early transportation route for the community of Elgin. 133 more words

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Tynehead Regional Park

According to the City of Surrey Parks website, Tynehead Regional Park is a 260 hectare park, with meadows, fields, and forests. There are streams and creeks, and something called… 429 more words

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Surrey First In Farmland Destruction?

It’s been three years since BC Premier Christy Clark dismantled the Agricultural Land Reserve (ALR).

The City of Surrey – playground of some less than upstanding land developers being an oasis of (relatively) cheap land – has generally been very open to rezoning farmland – especially if that rezoning translates into bulging campaign coffers come election time. 233 more words

Dumping On Farmland

3rd quarter RCMP data for Surrey, BC

I like to look at data per capita instead of plain numbers. The RCMP data is based on 2013 population estimates, which is old, but better than nothing.

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