Without livability measures such as affordable housing, access to transportation throughout the region, a walkable and bikeable community, up to date schools, recreational facilities, parks and trails, as well as good paying jobs, Squamish becomes a hub on a commute to Vancouver. It is the role of municipal government to ensure that measures are taken to grow Squamish in a way that livability is enhanced and enriched.
Good jobs and more rental housing, more park space, new schools, recreational facilities, and regional transport to meet the needs of a growing community are possible.
Squamish is a great and I’d like to keep it that way as well as make it a better place to live, for everyone. Can workers find a place to live here? Can we provide new and updated community facilities to those moving here? Can we keep our residents safe with sufficient fire and emergency services? I believe there can can be if Squamish council makes sure that happens. And I intend to
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