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Wellington area of Nanaimo, British Columbia, Canada. It is classified as an airport by NAV CANADA and is subject to regular inspections by Transport Canada. He works from his Integrated Services Digital Network (ISDN) studio in Nanaimo, Vancouver Island, British Columbia. The original Pacific Coast Football (Soccer) League was formed on July 25, 1908

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. The counterweights are made of hollow concrete and total 780 tonnes. Daily traffic in 2010 is 30,000 trips a day at peak usage, of which 4000 are pedestrians, 3000 cyclists, and 23,000 vehicles. Until 2011, the rail span for the E&N (Esquimalt and Nanaimo Railway) was used twice a day by the Via Rail Dayliner, for trips up the island towards Duncan (Duncan, British Columbia), Nanaimo and Courtenay (Courtenay, British Columbia). Location The railroad continues to cross Duncan as does the British Columbia Highway 1 Trans

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is provided from Seattle's Lake Union to Lopez Island, Orcas Island and San Juan Island in Washington State, as well as to Victoria (Victoria, British Columbia), BC. Limited year-round service is also provided from Lake Union to the Canadian Gulf Islands and the Saanich Peninsula. Seasonally (May-September), daily seaplane service is provided from Kenmore Air Harbor to more than 30 destinations in British Columbia, including Big Bay, Campbell River, British Columbia

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date April 25, 2004 url http: articles editions 2004 edition_04-25-2004 in_step_with_0 DATE OF BIRTH 1964-11-16 PLACE OF BIRTH Nanaimo, British Columbia, Canada DATE OF DEATH Only a few modern water clocks exist today. In 1979, French scientist Bernard Gitton began creating his Time-Flow Clocks, which are a modern-day approach to the historical version. His unique glass tube designs can be found in over 30 locations

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the lives of a few people who felt cheated. Various media outlets have run stories critical of Popoff's comeback.

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, British Columbia. He was unable to paint due to his poor health. He died of cardiac arrest—complications arising from Parkinson's disease on December 4, 2007 in Toronto General Hospital. He was buried after a private ceremony in Northern Ontario next to the grave of his former wife, Harriet, on Anishinaabe land. In the 1980s and 1990s he led his own trios and continued to refine his bass playing style. In his later years he recorded and toured extensively with pianist Gene Harris. In the early 1980s, Ray Brown met Diana Krall in a restaurant in Nanaimo, British Columbia. Diana Krall biography page at Hopper Management WikiPedia:Nanaimo, British Columbia

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proximity to Nanaimo means it provides a short commute (commuting) for those looking to live away from town. Its 2008 population was 1002 people. History * Prince Rupert, British Columbia - Whittier, Alaska (AquaTrain) * Delta, British Columbia - Nanaimo, British Columbia (E and N Railway) * Matane, Quebec - Baie-Comeau, Quebec (COGEMA (Compagnie de gestion de Matane)) Trains (Magazine) February 2009 p9 * Medicine Hat

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licence for a neighbour who had helped him with some home renovations. Another blunder was the botched construction of the PacifiCat BC Ferries, which would later become part of the FastCat Fiasco; the project, designed to speed transportation between Vancouver and Nanaimo, was plagued by cost over-runs and poor technical decisions. By mid-1999, an obvious rift had appeared in the administration as Attorney-General Dosanjh and Finance Minister Joy MacPhail

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for larger vessels. The Port Authority also operates two terminal facilities one at Assembly Wharf (near the downtown core) and the second at Duke Point for cargo operations. In 2011 the Authority completed the addition of a $22 Million Cruise Ship Terminal at Assembly Wharf capable of handling large cruise ships including providing Canada Border Services Agency clearance.

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, as well as construction of a city-funded waterfront conference centre, has proven controversial. Proponents of these developments argue that they will bolster the city's economy, while critics worry that they will block waterfront views and increase traffic congestion. Concerns have also been raised about the waterfront conference centre's construction running over its proposed budget. The current council is working hard to solve homeless issues, and has established a strong relationship with the provincial government to provide several hundred low-income housing spaces. Nanaimo has also been experiencing job growth in the technology sector. WikiPedia:Nanaimo, British Columbia


'''Nanaimo''' (Canada 2011 Census population 83,810) is a city on Vancouver Island in British Columbia, Canada. It is known as "The Harbour City." Previously known as the "Hub City" because of its central location on the island. ''Hub City: Nanaimo – 1886–1920'', Heritage House Publishing, Googlebooks It has also been known as the "Bathtub Racing Capital of the World" and is today fondly known as the "Hub, Tub and Pub City" because of its association with bathtub racing and the numerous "watering holes" in Old Nanaimo. Nanaimo is also the headquarters of the Regional District of Nanaimo.

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