Turf & Rec

Artificial grass in Vancouver ignites turf war

September 23, 2018  By  Mike Jiggens

Sept. 24, 2018 – Artificial turf along a number of streets and sidewalks in Vancouver has triggered some heated debate between those who find it attractive and those who consider it to be tacky. Laid mostly outside condominium buildings, the synthetic turf is praised by those who dislike the use of pesticides and fertilizers yet chastised by those who say it’s ugly and environmentally unfriendly.


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