City of Surrey tracks progress towards Sustainability


The City of Surrey is launching a dashboard that allows the community to track the City’s progress towards sustainability. Some of the indicators tracked include:

  • proximity of homes to amenities like schools and parks
  • median income for immigrants
  • amount of farmland in food production
  • daily household water consumption

Read more at the city’s website.


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