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Proposed Marina & Boatyard Development for Richmond Slough & Richmond Island

See: Milltown Marina

MAY 2012 — A $13-million marina project in the North Arm of the Fraser River is edging nearer to construction, after revisions to the original plan and negotiations with the City of Richmond over flooding concerns.

Community Open House

JUN 2011 — The Musqueam Indian Band and Bastion Development Corporation have made an application to Port Metro Vancouver (PMV) for a new commercial marina at Richmond Slough & Richmond Island. The proposed marina includes: in-water moorage for approximately 175 boats; dryland storage for an additional 240 boats; related upland
uses and amenities; a pedestrian and bicycle path to the Island; and, marine habitat compensation works. An amendment to the PMV Land Use Plan will be required as part of this application.

A Community Open House is being held to provide further details and receive comments on
the project:

Wednesday June 22, 2011
Fraser Arms Hotel Lobby
1450 SW Marine Drive, Vancouver

For more information about the application process, please contact:

For project information from the Musqueam Indian Band & Bastion Development, please contact Matthew Cote at 604-731-3500 ext 240 or

Richmond Island marina proposal raises wildlife habitat, recreation access issues

FEB 2011 — The slough lies between Vancouver and Richmond Island, a property owned by the federal Port Metro Vancouver that is being eyed by Bastion Development and its partner, the Musqueam Indian Band, for a marina. [FULL STORY AT GEORGIA STRAIGHT]