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Planned new Vancouver Convention Centre marina will destroy iconic views

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A marina for massive yachts will block views from the iconic seawall location.

Monument for Irish Canadians planned for park in False Creek

Bc7f7efb7f14384003cf51259b35ebe3?s=96&d=mm&r=g Kenneth Chan Apr 17, 2017 1,487
A monument to acknowledge the contributions of Irish Canadians.

New Vancouver Public Library opening in Strathcona this week

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It's officially named as the "nə́c̓aʔmat ct Strathcona" branch.

222-unit social housing building proposed for Downtown Eastside

Bc7f7efb7f14384003cf51259b35ebe3?s=96&d=mm&r=g Kenneth Chan Apr 12, 2017 1,457
It will be one of Vancouver's largest social housing buildings.

145-unit social housing building and public park proposed for Mount Pleasant

Bc7f7efb7f14384003cf51259b35ebe3?s=96&d=mm&r=g Kenneth Chan Apr 11, 2017 1,403
Social housing and a new public park could replace a Main Street parking lot.

New $19.7-million elementary school opens in downtown Vancouver

Bc7f7efb7f14384003cf51259b35ebe3?s=96&d=mm&r=g Kenneth Chan Apr 04, 2017 11,184
A much-needed new elementary school in downtown Vancouver, right next to Rogers Arena.

Rental housing building planned for corner of Alma and Broadway

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This proposed rental housing building could replace True Confections.

London's 'Unzipped Wall' art sculpture finds new permanent home in Vancouver

Bc7f7efb7f14384003cf51259b35ebe3?s=96&d=mm&r=g Kenneth Chan Apr 03, 2017 5,368
From London to Vancouver, right across from the Olympic Cauldron.

Tech office building proposed for corner of Dunsmuir and Homer

Bc7f7efb7f14384003cf51259b35ebe3?s=96&d=mm&r=g Kenneth Chan Apr 03, 2017 1,347
This nine-storey tech office building is designed with European flair.

Construction begins on Vancouver Public Library's expansion and public rooftop garden

Bc7f7efb7f14384003cf51259b35ebe3?s=96&d=mm&r=g Kenneth Chan Mar 31, 2017 5,761
Expansion includes a public rooftop garden, new meeting spaces, and an auditorium.

$25-million upgrade for SkyTrain's Surrey Central Station

Bc7f7efb7f14384003cf51259b35ebe3?s=96&d=mm&r=g Kenneth Chan Mar 10, 2017 4,734
Construction will be complete by the end of 2018.

Open House: Soak in some sights from this Yaletown treasure

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One of Vancouver's very best views.

Opinion: Trump Tower Vancouver could have been a gem... if it stayed as a Ritz-Carlton

Bc7f7efb7f14384003cf51259b35ebe3?s=96&d=mm&r=g Kenneth Chan Mar 01, 2017 7,353
Imagine if it had stayed as a Ritz-Carlton...

First Nation cutting down 21 acres of trees in UBC Pacific Spirit Park for condo towers

Bc7f7efb7f14384003cf51259b35ebe3?s=96&d=mm&r=g Kenneth Chan Feb 21, 2017 16,782
1,250 units of housing with towers reaching 18 storeys.

Get an affordable and spacious dream condo in new Tri-Cities development

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Score easy access to downtown without being downtown.

This Vancouver social housing took just 2 months to build (PHOTOS)

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Vancouver's first modular, temporary social housing building.

New glass-roofed House of Commons opens this year as part of Parliament Hill retrofit

Bc7f7efb7f14384003cf51259b35ebe3?s=96&d=mm&r=g Kenneth Chan Feb 14, 2017 1,674
The House of Commons is moving to a new, temporary home this year.

Walk from Marine Drive to Bridgeport across the Canada Line bridge's public path in 30 minutes

Bc7f7efb7f14384003cf51259b35ebe3?s=96&d=mm&r=g Kenneth Chan Feb 09, 2017 5,095
A 30-minute walk vs. a multi-hour wait during a service disruption.

46-storey 'flat iron' tower proposed for Georgia Street in downtown Vancouver

Bc7f7efb7f14384003cf51259b35ebe3?s=96&d=mm&r=g Kenneth Chan Feb 07, 2017 3,767
A new 'gateway' tower into downtown Vancouver from Stanley Park.

New 30-storey office tower could replace rickety parkade near Waterfront Station

Bc7f7efb7f14384003cf51259b35ebe3?s=96&d=mm&r=g Kenneth Chan Jan 31, 2017 3,034
This office tower could replace the rickety parkade across from Waterfront Station.

BC Hydro proposes new schools and underground substations for downtown Vancouver

Bc7f7efb7f14384003cf51259b35ebe3?s=96&d=mm&r=g Kenneth Chan Jan 20, 2017 1,825
BC Hydro will improve green space and build two new schools in exchange.

Vancouver's Trump Tower signs finally unveiled (PHOTOS)

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It's official - we've been Trumped.

$5.6-billion expansion will propel Vancouver International Airport to new heights

Bc7f7efb7f14384003cf51259b35ebe3?s=96&d=mm&r=g Kenneth Chan Jan 18, 2017 7,465
YVR's most transformative airport expansion since 1996.

West Broadway Denny's to be redeveloped into rental housing and retail

Bc7f7efb7f14384003cf51259b35ebe3?s=96&d=mm&r=g Kenneth Chan Jan 13, 2017 3,826
It consists of 153 units of rental housing and two levels of retail on the lower floors.

Proposed family-oriented condo towers near Davie Village include social housing

Bc7f7efb7f14384003cf51259b35ebe3?s=96&d=mm&r=g Kenneth Chan Jan 12, 2017 2,270
70% of the 221 residential units are designed for larger families.

A tight squeeze: 28-storey office tower proposed for downtown Vancouver

Bc7f7efb7f14384003cf51259b35ebe3?s=96&d=mm&r=g Kenneth Chan Jan 11, 2017 3,704
It's on a tiny site wedged between two buildings.

30-storey hotel and residence proposed for former Vancouver archdiocese headquarters

Bc7f7efb7f14384003cf51259b35ebe3?s=96&d=mm&r=g Kenneth Chan Jan 10, 2017 1,971
A 30-storey tower with 120 hotel rooms and 125 residential suites is planned.

20 condo towers planned for new 48-acre Southgate neighbourhood at Edmonds Station

Bc7f7efb7f14384003cf51259b35ebe3?s=96&d=mm&r=g Kenneth Chan Jan 10, 2017 7,040
When fully built, it will have 6,400 units and house 20,000 residents.

30-storey condo building approved for Joyce-Collingwood Station area

Bc7f7efb7f14384003cf51259b35ebe3?s=96&d=mm&r=g Kenneth Chan Jan 10, 2017 2,168
The first of many new towers to come for the Joyce-Collingwood Station area.
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