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Surrey unveils new rainbow crosswalk celebrating the LGBTQ community (PHOTOS)

D8d194f40cb13417f79d4d8daee34fdb?s=96&d=mm&r=g DH Vancouver Staff Jun 19, 2018 653
All the colours of the rainbow 🏳️‍🌈
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Vancouver's Eric Hamber Secondary school to be replaced

Ebccbad01116919d9474e1016d1b29c7?s=96&d=mm&r=g Eric Zimmer Jun 19, 2018 874
The province is providing almost $80 million for the project.
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Real estate agent tries to entice homebuyers with pizza

D8d194f40cb13417f79d4d8daee34fdb?s=96&d=mm&r=g DH Vancouver Staff Jun 19, 2018 1,762
Free pizza (when you spend over $1 million).
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BC Ferries records its busiest year ever for vehicle traffic volumes

Bc7f7efb7f14384003cf51259b35ebe3?s=96&d=mm&r=g Kenneth Chan Jun 19, 2018 120
Foot passenger ridership also reached a 20-year record.
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Homeless people are moving into Surrey's new temporary housing complex today

D8d194f40cb13417f79d4d8daee34fdb?s=96&d=mm&r=g DH Vancouver Staff Jun 19, 2018 992
The new complex features 160 units.
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Kettle Boffo Commercial Drive housing project cancelled over city's fee demands

Bc7f7efb7f14384003cf51259b35ebe3?s=96&d=mm&r=g Kenneth Chan Jun 19, 2018 1,727
The City of Vancouver wanted a community amenity contribution of up to $16 million cash, on top of the promised social housing and drop-in mental clinic.
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$70-million counterflow lane on the Alex Fraser Bridge to open in 2019

Bc7f7efb7f14384003cf51259b35ebe3?s=96&d=mm&r=g Kenneth Chan Jun 19, 2018 934
New traffic signals on Nordel Way go into operation this week.
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Two Indigenous artists to design exterior artwork for BC Ferries' newest ship

Bc7f7efb7f14384003cf51259b35ebe3?s=96&d=mm&r=g Kenneth Chan Jun 19, 2018 153
This will be the fourth vessel on the fleet with Indigenous 'livery.'
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The $1.65-billion Surrey Newton-Guildford LRT line will be privately operated

Bc7f7efb7f14384003cf51259b35ebe3?s=96&d=mm&r=g Kenneth Chan Jun 19, 2018 4,252
Just like the Canada Line's public-private partnership.
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356 homes proposed for Austin Heights Safeway redevelopment in Coquitlam

Bc7f7efb7f14384003cf51259b35ebe3?s=96&d=mm&r=g Kenneth Chan Jun 19, 2018 2,343
Two condo towers will wedge a new Safeway store.
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Housing Vancouver progress report to be presented to City Council today

D8d194f40cb13417f79d4d8daee34fdb?s=96&d=mm&r=g DH Vancouver Staff Jun 19, 2018 298
The report says the city is in the midst of a housing "crisis."
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41-storey residential tower with rooftop lighting proposed for Burquitlam

Bc7f7efb7f14384003cf51259b35ebe3?s=96&d=mm&r=g Kenneth Chan Jun 19, 2018 1,905
Another major development for the emerging area.
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New crystal-shaped office tower coming next to Main Street-Science World Station

Bc7f7efb7f14384003cf51259b35ebe3?s=96&d=mm&r=g Kenneth Chan Jun 18, 2018 2,290
It will be built on the site of Party Bazaar.
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Vancouver Art Gallery North Plaza officially renamed šxʷƛ̓ənəq Xwtl’e7énḵ Square

Bc7f7efb7f14384003cf51259b35ebe3?s=96&d=mm&r=g Kenneth Chan Jun 18, 2018 6,463
It's one of two downtown plazas with new official First Nations names.
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BC the first province to invest government housing funds into Indigenous housing

D8d194f40cb13417f79d4d8daee34fdb?s=96&d=mm&r=g DH Vancouver Staff Jun 18, 2018 386
The province made the $550 million announcement today.
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Walmart Supercentre opening at Metropolis at Metrotown mall this year

Bc7f7efb7f14384003cf51259b35ebe3?s=96&d=mm&r=g Kenneth Chan Jun 18, 2018 12,027
The massive store will take over the former Target space.
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TransLink proposes switch to distance-travelled fares for SkyTrain and SeaBus

Bc7f7efb7f14384003cf51259b35ebe3?s=96&d=mm&r=g Kenneth Chan Jun 18, 2018 21,299
The zone-based system will be abolished for SkyTrain and SeaBus.
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5 things to know before buying a home in Langley and Surrey

969a6ef651ad94df4b08aed25feff42a?s=96&d=mm&r=g Daily Hive Custom Content Jun 18, 2018 3,588
Spend THOUSANDS less than you would in Vancouver. It's a no-brainer.
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New record reached for Metro Vancouver transit ridership

Bc7f7efb7f14384003cf51259b35ebe3?s=96&d=mm&r=g Kenneth Chan Jun 17, 2018 6,224
“This kind of growth isn’t being seen anywhere else in Canada and the United States."
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New building accessibility certification program created by Rick Hansen Foundation

Bc7f7efb7f14384003cf51259b35ebe3?s=96&d=mm&r=g Kenneth Chan Jun 15, 2018 669
It's similar to LEED, but it rates accessible design.
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Canada's first public hydrogen refuelling station launches in Vancouver

D8d194f40cb13417f79d4d8daee34fdb?s=96&d=mm&r=g DH Vancouver Staff Jun 15, 2018 3,385
The station is the first of three sites planned for the city.
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BC realtors officially banned from representing both buyer and seller

Ebccbad01116919d9474e1016d1b29c7?s=96&d=mm&r=g Eric Zimmer Jun 15, 2018 16,022
New rules that will "profoundly change how realtors work with consumers," came into effect today.
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Port Moody approves redevelopment that could increase its population by 20%

Bc7f7efb7f14384003cf51259b35ebe3?s=96&d=mm&r=g Kenneth Chan Jun 15, 2018 10,034
City Council has approved plans for the redevelopment of the large waterfront site of the Flavelle sawmill.
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Japadog's restaurant on Robson Street is getting its own parklet

Bc7f7efb7f14384003cf51259b35ebe3?s=96&d=mm&r=g Kenneth Chan Jun 15, 2018 3,248
It'll open later this month!
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Vancouver's Mobi bike share expands to Commercial Drive, reduces age restrictions

Bc7f7efb7f14384003cf51259b35ebe3?s=96&d=mm&r=g Kenneth Chan Jun 14, 2018 473
The minimum age to use Mobi is now 12 years old.
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Vancouver International Airport embarks on $9.1-billion expansion

Bc7f7efb7f14384003cf51259b35ebe3?s=96&d=mm&r=g Kenneth Chan Jun 14, 2018 16,615
YVR is about to become a super airport.
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Jillian Harris rants about lack of Uber in BC after getting kicked out of cab (VIDEO)

D8d194f40cb13417f79d4d8daee34fdb?s=96&d=mm&r=g DH Vancouver Staff Jun 14, 2018 17,750
Her recent cab rides have been "stinky and so gross."
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427-ft-long mountaintop suspension bridge at Whistler to open this summer

Bc7f7efb7f14384003cf51259b35ebe3?s=96&d=mm&r=g Kenneth Chan Jun 13, 2018 33,663
It's one of the highest elevation suspension bridges in the world.
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100,000-sq-ft industrial strata development coming to Brentwood area

Bc7f7efb7f14384003cf51259b35ebe3?s=96&d=mm&r=g Kenneth Chan Jun 13, 2018 713
It's the first new industrial strata in the Brentwood area in 20 years.
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TransLink opens new secure bike parkade at King Edward Station

Bc7f7efb7f14384003cf51259b35ebe3?s=96&d=mm&r=g Kenneth Chan Jun 13, 2018 688
There's also a new 8-storey building built on top of the station.
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