Sunbury Neighbourhood Association

Neighbours helping neighbours

Over the past five years, our Neighbourhood has faced a number of development proposals.  The Association's focus is to ensure that neighbours have input into changes in our neighbourhood.

Growing our Neighbourhood - Planting a Rain Garden - Come help Burnsview Students on May 18, 2012

May 7, 2012 - Gateway made a presentation to Delta Council on construction of the SFPR

April 2012 New photos of the Road Construction along the riverbanks in our Neighbourhood

Protesters' Guide to the Law of Civil Disobedience in BC - Guide from the BC Civil Liberties Association - May come in handy for Occupy Vancouver starting October 15, 2011 at the Art Gallery

Glenrose and St. Mungo Archaeology Sites should be protected. As the government continues its destruction South of the Fraser, information on Archaeology from the Environmental Assessment of the SFPR has been released.   Our government is paving over farmland, Burns Bog and the oldest first nations' site in North America.timeline of ancient sites

Foreign Trade Zones proposed for Delta Farmland

Earth Day Activists take over Construction Site

The SFPR will have negative impacts across Delta!

Stop the Pave

Friday April 22: Join the Wave Against the Pave! Advance media:

 

Background to the SFPR - Who is making money off this deal?  What's the real purpose of this road?  Read Laila Yuile's Blog:

logs ripped from Fraser River banksGateway begins clearcutting the Fraser River banks in Annieville and Sunbury

Jan 29, 11 Pub Night - Musical Fundraiser - Stop the SFPR!

Nov 24, 2010 - Burns Bog Conservation Society takes legal action over SFPR damage to Bog

Recent media coverage of glenrose cannery

10 - 10 - 10 Dig In! for Climate Justice -

The Bridgeview Community Action Group and Sunbury Neighbourhood Association invite you to a march and mass direct action to stop the South Fraser Perimeter Road! Featuring the Carnival Band, Solidarity Notes Choir, special guest Rex Weyler (co-founder of Greenpeace) and Sand for Shirley(www.sandforshirley.ca)

Send Sand for Shirley! Let Shirley Bond, the Minister of Transportation, know that the SFPR is not on your list of priorities for the Billions of tax dollars that have been budgeted.   

- Media Release - Sand for Shirley - July 24 2010

Stop SFPR - Preload Sand 

June 23, 2010 - Hundred year old house demolished.

Great event today!  Thanks to everyone who helped or came out today!  (Photos here)  (Press Release)(press coverage!) (Youtube Video)

Trees Not Trucks

We are not amused!Queen Victoria

Victoria Day Garden Party and Paint In

Proposed Viaduct for SFPR through west Sunbury.  More info...

Impact on the Sunbury Bluffs More Info...

The Sunbury annieville Neighbourhood

North Delta was built upon the river by pioneers who came here to fish and farm. Families that have lived here since the 1800s and brought up generations of children, are still here because of the livability of our neighbourhoods.

 

 

South Fraser Perimeter Road (SFPR)  - North Delta

barricades at STOP THE PAVE camp

Our response to the Discussion Papers of the EAO

Summary of our analysis of the application for an environmental assessment

The Environmental Assessment Office has posted six discussion papers plus additional reports and slightly modified route info and asked for public comment over the next 30 days - from April 20 to May 19, 2007.

Delta Council approves report to Environmental Assessment Office

Here's Our Summary of the impacts of SFPR through our Neighbourhood

You Can Help:

Delsom lands

On February 8th, Council passed the bylaws necessary for the Delsom Lands Development and is now considering the first applications for subdivision, with construction beginning soon.