Community Plan Helpful Links

BC Climate Action Toolkit:

http://www.toolkit.bc.ca/tool/official-community-plan

 

Smart Bylaws Guide,

http://www.wcel.org/issues/urban/sbg/Part3/mixeduse/Okotoks.htm

 

Centre for Sustainable Community Development:

www.sfu.ca/cscd

 

Center for Livable Communities                                      

http://www.lgc.org/freepub/index.html

 

Smart Growth BC:

www.smartgrowth.bc.ca

 

Partners for Livable Communities

http://www.livable.com/

 

Local Government Act (LGA)

http://www.bclaws.ca/Recon/document/freeside/--%20L%20--/Local%20Government%20Act%20%20RSBC%201996%20%20c.%20323/00_Act/96323_00.htm

 

Local Government Act – Bill 27: Green Communities Act:

http://www.cd.gov.bc.ca/LGD/intergov_relations/green_communities_legislation.htm

 

Bill 27 – Green Communities. FAQ:

http://www.cd.gov.bc.ca/LGD/intergov_relations/library/Bill27_Green_Communities_FAQs.pdf

 

B.C. Guide To Watershed Law and Planning

http://www.wcel.org/issues/water/bcgwlp/

 

Living Water Smart: BC ‘s Water Plan

http://www.livingwatersmart.ca/

 

Water Sustainability Project:

http://www.waterdsm.org/conservation

 

Waterbucket: Sustainable Approaches to Water Resources

http://www.waterbucket.ca/

 

BC Climate Exchange:

http://www.bcclimateexchange.ca/index.php?p=about_us

 

Built Green British Columbia:

http://www.chbabc.org/content.php?id=504

 

Develop with Care: Environmental Guidelines for Urban and Rural Land Development in British Columbia:

http://www.env.gov.bc.ca/wld/documents/bmp/devwithcare2006/develop_with_care_intro.html

 

Green Bylaws Toolkit:

http://www.greenbylaws.ca/images/greenbylaws_web1207.pdf

 

Community Energy and Emissions Planning:

http://www.env.gov.bc.ca/epd/climate/pdfs/ccei_cea-planguide.pdf

 

FCM: Tools and Resources for Building Capacity

http://sustainablecommunities.fcm.ca/Capacity_Building/


BC Housing:

http://www.bchousing.org/aboutus

 

Infrastructure Canada: Whats New

http://www.infc.gc.ca/infc-eng.html

 

Agriculture Land Commission Act

www.alc.gov.bc.ca

 

Fact Sheet on Climate Change and Urban Form:

http://www.smartgrowth.bc.ca/Portals/0/Downloads/Climate%20Change%20Facts_SGBC.pdf

 

Adapting to Climate Change: An Introduction for Canadian Municipalities:

http://www.c-ciarn.ca/pdf/adaptations_e.pdf