News Archive: 2014-08

  • Rain gardens help restore nature to urban Delta

    August 19, 2014
    Workers broke ground at Brooke Elementary in North Delta on Tuesday morning in preparation for the 18th rain garden in the municipality. The existing rain gardens are scattered throughout North Delta, more than half of which are in front of public schools.
  • Beach Grove Innovation Week

    August 07, 2014
    At Beach Grove Elementary School, the staff and students are focusing on student inquiry. As part of this initiative they held an Innovation Week in the Spring. It was a successful and fun event for the kids. Check out the video:
  • Emily Lieuwen wins 2014 Heritage Scholarship

    August 05, 2014
    Mayor Lois E. Jackson recently presented the 2014 Heritage Advisory Commission Scholarship to Emily Lieuwen, a 2014 graduate from Delta Secondary School. She won the scholarship for her book, Ladner: Then & Now. The book is a collection of photographs comparing various locations in Ladner 50 years ago to the sites that exist today.