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Vancouverites urge TD Bank to divest from Kinder Morgan's Trans Mountain pipeline expansion

Stephanie Von Dehn, a Vancouver-based physician, stood in front of a TD Bank branch on Saturday afternoon carrying a sign depicting the bank's green logo dripping with black crude. She's been with the bank since 2012, but has decided to close her TD accounts to protest its involvement in Texas energy giant Kinder Morgan's Trans Mountain pipeline expansion.

Reactions range on Notley and Carr's pipeline speeches in Vancouver

When federal Natural Resources Minister Jim Carr and Alberta Premier Rachel Notley came to Vancouver to speak about energy and pipelines on Thursday, views ranged from vehemently critical to glowing, reflecting controversy over projects like Kinder Morgan's proposed Trans Mountain pipeline expansion.