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Feb 24, 2011
The Legacy of the Village on False Creek featured in the Vancouver Sun
Roger’s article on the testament to the vision of perseverance and dedication of the those who had the vision to make the Olympic Village, a leading example of sustainable living.
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July 19, 2010
Roger Bayley Interview on CTV
Roger Bayley is interviewed as part of a CTV story on the successful Urban Land Development tour of Millennium Water. read more

July 7, 2010
Roger Bayley Featured in Tyee.ca Article
Roger Bayley is featured in ‘Green You Can Use, at Vancouver’s Olympic Village’, an article part of an ongoing Tyee.ca series by Christpher Pollon. read more

July 7, 2010
Olympic Village Net Zero Construction Featured in Daily Commercial News
The Net Zero design present at the Millennium Water Olympic Village is featured in Daily Commercial News and Construction Record. Read “Olympic Village housing project designed to achieve net zero standard”

July 6, 2010
Roger Bayley’s Village Experience in RFP Magazine
Roger Bayley’s experience as Design Manager for Millennium Water, the SEFC Olympic Village is featured in “Architect as Educator”, an article in the July 2010 issue of RFP Magazine. read more

June 2010
a+a Magazine Covers Olympic Village
The Millennium Water Olympic Village is showcased in the June issue of a+a (architecture & art) Magazine. a+a Magazine also helped bring a delegation of key participants within the Olympic Village, including Roger Bayley, to speak about their experiences at a sustainable building seminar held June 4th in the Canadian Pavilion.
Read a+a Magazine Article- Millennium Water, Vancouver’s Olympic Village

May 2010
Roger Bayley on Cover of SAB Magazine
Roger Bayley graces the cover of the May/June issue of SAB Magazine, accompanying an article that covers the Olympic Village and the next generation of sustainable communities.
Roger Bayley in SAB Magazine

March 23, 2010
Millennium Water wins 2010 Globe Award
Millennium Southeast False Creek Properties Ltd. wins the Award for Excellence in Urban Sustainability at the 2010 Globe Awards with a submission that was prepared by Roger Bayley Inc. and supported by The Challenge Series. read more

March 2010
Roger Bayley and Olympic Village Featured in March Issue of City and Housing
The Millennium Water Olympic Village is featured, with an interview with Roger Bayley, in the March edition of City and Housing Magazine.
Roger Bayley Interview in City and Housing Magazine (Chinese Version)

March 2010
Roger Bayley Interview Featured in Archicreation Magazine
An interview with Roger Bayley concerning sustainable building practices is featured in Archicreation Magazine, a leading Chinese architectural magazine.
Archicreation- Roger Bayley Interview

March 2010
TCS featured in Greenroofs.com Profile of Vancouver’s Olympic Village
The Challenge Series (TCS) is featured in a profile on Greenroofs.com about the green roof elements present throughout Millennium Water at SEFC.
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February 15, 2010
Roger Bayley Interview in Online Sustainability Magazine
KissMyCountry.com features an interview with Roger Bayley covering the Olympic Village, creating environmentally sound neighbourhoods around the world, and how life at the edge of sustainable development feels.
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February 10, 2010
News Release: Update on The Challenge Series Activities
The Challenge Series News Release addressing the recognition of Sustainable Building objectives by the Canadian Green Building Council: Print copies of The Challenge Series available, Chinese opportunities announcement and LEED™ Certification for Millennium Water at SEFC.

February 5, 2010
Award Magazine Covers Olympic Village and The Challenge Series
Award Magazine, The Magazine of Sustainable Architecture, Construction & Interior Design, publishes article about the construction of the Olympic Village and production of The Challenge Series. read more

February 5, 2010
Print Edition Complete: Hard Copies Available
Printed Copies of The Challenge Series available. For more information or to order, contact print@thechallengeseries.ca.

February 3, 2010
News Release: On-line Book Proves “Explosion of Interest”
Introducing The Challenge Series, with interest from 99 countries around the world.
Download: Press Release: February 3, 2010

January 7, 2010
BC Hydro Examines TCS, Olympic Village Sustainability
The Challenge Series is featured on by BC Hydro News in an article that examines energy efficient technology at the Olympic Village. read more

November 7, 2009
Royal Visit to Millennium Water Site
Royal visit by Prince Charles and Lady Camilla to the Millennium Water site, followed by the Sustainable Building Festival at SFU.

October 27, 2009
TCS Coverage in Dexigner Magazine
The Challenge Series is featured in the October issue of Dexigner Magazine Online. read more

October 20, 2009
TCS Featured by DesignIntelligence Magazine
The Challenge Series and the accompanying Challenge Series video is featured in the online version of DesignIntelligence Magazine. read more

October 19, 2009
The Challenge Series Video Unveiled
A new video, The Challenge Series: Documenting Millennium Water, The Southeast False Creek Olympic Village, is launched on Youtube. The video helps promote the story, including clips from individuals involved in the project.

September 28, 2009
Governor General Receives Copies of The Challenge Series
His Excellency Jean-Daniel Lafond visits Millennium Water construction site. His Excellency and his wife, Her Excellency the Right Honourable Michaëlle Jean, receive copies of the first four chapters of the Challenge Series as part of the Art Matters Forum taking place September 2009 at Rideau Hall.
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