Metro Vancouver threatens legal action over regional plan

The Metro Vancouver regional authority has fired an unexpected shot to signal serious intentions around its 2011 Regional Growth Strategy.

At a closed meeting on Wednesday, May 16, Metro’s planning committee voted to take legal action if the Township of Langley, a member municipality within Metro, continued with plans for residential development on Trinity Western University property.  Members of the Township’s council responded that the regional politicians were exceeding their authority. Continue reading