When articles in the media about Grandview Heights appear, we make every effort to provide a link for your information. If you have seen something about your neighbourhood that you would like us to share, please email the link to info@grandviewstewardship.org.

News articles are generally categorized by

 – General News about Grandview Heights

– Tree Preservation

– Development

– Specific issues

Articles are listed with the most recent at the top.

Grandview Heights in general

The NOW Newspaper letter to editor about Council’s response to residents by Roy Silver (Jan 6, 2015)

http://www.thenownewspaper.com/letter-surrey-council-deaf-and-blind-to-regular-citizens-1.1705405

Peace Arch News Editorial “We need to guide the City’s Growth” (Dec 4,  2014) by Alisa Ramakrishnan

http://www.peacearchnews.com/opinion/letters/284783071.html

The NOW Newspaper letter to the editor on why more police needed in Surrey thanks in part to overdevelopment (August 28, 2014)

http://www.thenownewspaper.com/news/more-police-officers-are-needed-in-surrey-1.1332253

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The NOW Newspaper letter to the editor demanding say in the future of Grandview Heights (June 19, 2014)

http://www.thenownewspaper.com/letter-we-demand-a-say-in-the-future-of-our-neighbourhood-1.1136521

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The NOW Newspaper – Neighbourhoods series on Grandview Heights by Amy Reid (June 17, 2014)

http://www.thenownewspaper.com/neighbourhoods/neighbourhoods-grandview-heights-fights-to-keep-it-rural-1.1132429

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The NOW Newspaper article by Amy Reid on Grandview Heights overdevelopment (June 10, 2014)

http://www.thenownewspaper.com/neighbourhoods/neighbourhoods-lush-green-vs-cold-concrete-in-grandview-heights-1.1122197

Tree Preservation

Letter printed in Vancouver Sun, Vancouver Province, The Now Newspaper and Surrey Leader by Gary Cameron, Dec 3-6th (the Now link only is printed for convenience).

http://www.thenownewspaper.com/surrey-s-measly-tree-fee-for-developers-should-be-doubled-1.1705417

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The Peace Arch News letter to the editor on canopy report (December 3, 2014

http://www.peacearchnews.com/opinion/letters/284501941.html

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The Now Newspaper feature on the canopy report (December 2, 20104)

http://www.thenownewspaper.com/grandview-group-says-surrey-tree-canopy-report-reinforces-need-for-stronger-bylaws-1.1633676

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The Surrey Leader feature on the canopy report (December 2, 2014)

http://www.surreyleader.com/news/284504931.html

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The Surrey Leader feature on Dianne Watts and “stick trees”

http://www.surreyleader.com/news/284490891.html

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The Peace Arch News letter to the editor on tree cutting epidemic in Surrey (August 28, 2014)

http://www.peacearchnews.com/opinion/letters/273595761.html

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The NOW newspaper letter to the editor by Bob Campbell on trees  (August 21, 2014)

http://www.thenownewspaper.com/letter-surrey-s-cut-twice-build-once-policy-levelling-forests-1.1322044

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The Vancouver Sun letter to the editor (scroll down) criticizing Surrey’s tree policies (August 8, 2014)

http://www.vancouversun.com/technology/Saturday+Mine+spill+catastrophe/10128544/story.html

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The Peace Arch News article on Bob Campbell re: “cut twice and build once” tree policies (August 3,2014

http://www.peacearchnews.com/news/269614821.html?print=true

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The Peace Arch news – park status confirmed for horse farm (May 28, 2014)

http://www.peacearchnews.com/news/261018801.html

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The Peace Arch News article on Sybil Rowe about trees (April 25, 2014):

http://www.peacearchnews.com/news/256724261.html

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Kevin Diakiw article on Surrey tree cuts (April 21,2014)

http://www.bclocalnews.com/news/256096831.html?mobile=true

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The Peace Arch News article on Sybil Rowe about trees (March 24, 2014)

http://www.peacearchnews.com/news/252062911.html

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The Peace Arch News article on Sybil Rowe visiting Pacific Heights school (June 12,2014)

http://www.peacearchnews.com/news/262937381.html

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The Peace Arch News letter to the editor by Sybil Rowe (Oct 24, 2013)

http://www.peacearchnews.com/opinion/letters/229141481.html

Specific Issues: Grandview Heights 164th St Infill development

Op/ed on urbanizing land without an NCP, by Alisa Ramakrishnan

http://www.thenownewspaper.com/letter-council-s-urgency-without-ncp-is-confusing-1.1683931

Peace Arch News Editorial “We need to guide the City’s Growth” (Dec 4,  2014) by Alisa Ramakrishnan

http://www.peacearchnews.com/opinion/letters/284783071.html

The NOW newspaper article by Kristi Alexandra on the 164 Infill decision by council (July 2, 2014)

http://www.thenownewspaper.com/development-in-rural-neighbourhood-gets-ok-1.1188412

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The NOW newspaper letter to the editor on the 164 Street infill subdivision decision (July 1. 2014)

http://www.thenownewspaper.com/let-s-elect-a-council-not-in-bed-with-developers-1.1188421

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The Province letter to the editor (scroll down to bottom) about council violating its own policies (June 24, 2014)

http://blogs.theprovince.com/2014/06/24/letters-mailboxes-teachers-pat-mcgeer-christy-clark-jordan-bateman-surrey-dianne-watts/