Lively discussion about autism: I know it’s happened to someone else
Grass keeps growing at Riverview, Organizers of treefest upset about lack of landscaping at site
Almost time to look into having the staff involved charged with neglecting their duties. i.e. they are supposed to work for US, to protect and enhance OUR asset, something that is obviously not occurring on the site at this time.
B.C. not ready to create mental institution.
Vancouver mayor, police chief say alarming trend of violent citizen attacks constitutes a crisis
Pressure builds on B.C. to update and reopen Riverview mental hospital
Some Riverview hospital buildings could be adapted quickly to modern mental health care; Coquitlam councillor says newer building, used until hospital closed in 2012 are in reasonable shape, while older buildings are wrecks.
Global News video clip Includes a short interview with Craig Hodge, Coquitlam City councillor, and a few shots of a treefest walk with Doug Justice. starts at 9:35 minutes in
A few panoramic photos on Panoramio of a few of the buildings on the site.
And some pictures of Treefest, at the Treefest Blog
At this time the only bus is the 169 download the ROUTE map, the full SCHEDULE, apparently NO service on the weekends, the nearest bus stop in this case would be on the Lougheed Highway, near where Como Lake Avenue crosses it. A long walk from there to the far end of the property or Colony Farm.
The bus starts/ends its runs at Braid Station, (PDF) and Coquitlam Central Station, (PDF)