Vancouver approves fee increases at parks and pools
Swimming, golf, and parking are about to get more expensive 💸
Opinion: Vancouver’s missing middle housing proposal misses the mark
Such policies are crafted to do as little as possible 🏠
Vancouver mayor's office chief of staff stepping down
Kareem Allam was ranked ninth in the 2023 Power 50 list.
Vancouver announces $2.8M in funding and expects to hire 58 mental health nurses
The annual grant will grow to $8 million per year in the future.
BC Children's Hospital approved to build $222 million East Vancouver facility
A first-of-its-kind centre in Canada for children living with health complexity
BC Liberals leader Kevin Falcon pitches $1.5 billion addictions treatment strategy
Treatment facilities at Riverview Hospital would triple the number of beds.
City of Vancouver identifies need to accelerate sewer separation work
This will enable population growth and reduce pollution overflows into
City of Vancouver to explore banning all vehicles from Granville strip, including buses
Part of the effort to transform and revitalize the Granville Entertainment
Vancouver City Council to encourage new hotels on the Granville strip
More hotels would complement the entertainment district uses.
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Opinion: Defunding the Renter’s Office is a body blow to Vancouver tenants
A bad move for renters that will make the housing crisis worse, one lawyer says.
Over 1,100 fires in SRO buildings in Vancouver over the last seven years
And 12,000+ fire alarms, each requiring a fire rescue response.
"The Chinatown I remember": Vancouver business owner wants to see neighbourhood thrive
"It's starting to get better."
Vancouver City Council to create policies that encourage new tech hub spaces
Mayor Ken Sim wants to develop land use strategies that grow the tech industry.
Mayor Ken Sim aiming to restore civic pride, fun and events in Vancouver
Vancouver is "open for business again."
Vancouver City Council to review the impact of view cones on new housing
Vancouver has a housing crisis, not a view cone or shadowing crisis.
Granville Street should be Vancouver's version of NYC's Times Square: City staff
There's a lot of work to do 💡
Vancouver Police Department looking to build new headquarters building
This will be a purpose-built "post-disaster" police headquarters facility.
City of Vancouver closes renter office, "leaving renters in the cold"
ABC Vancouver promised to strengthen protections for renters.