Post Tagged with: "Vancouver"

Vancouver celebrates diversity during holiday season

Vancouver celebrates diversity during holiday season

November 30, 2016 at 5:41 pm 0 comments

Reported by Emelie Peacock In the multicultural City of Vancouver, Christmas celebrations come in many different shapes and sizes. The celebration comes in various forms Pierre Rivard, executive and artisticRead More

Mayor Gregor Robertson giving a speech on women-led families housing initiatives. Photo by Chelsea Powrie.

Affordable housing finally obtainable for hardworking Vancouver single mothers

November 28, 2016 at 5:28 pm 0 comments

Reported by Chelsea Powrie Vancouver Mayor Gregor Robertson hosted a press conference on Monday to officially announce 31 units of YWCA affordable housing to be built above Fire Hall No.5,Read More

Demolition site of Fire Hall No. 5. Photo: Cheryl Whiting.

Fire hall demolition causes rat problem for Champlain Heights resident

November 18, 2016 at 6:00 am Comments are Disabled

Reported by Cheryl Whiting Some residents in Champlain Heights are wondering why the City of Vancouver is doing nothing about a rat problem they say has been caused by theRead More

VIDEO: Langara alumna empowers young business women through her organization

VIDEO: Langara alumna empowers young business women through her organization

November 9, 2016 at 11:44 am Comments are Disabled

In this video, Brittany Whitmore talks about her experience forming the organization. Reported by Chantelle Deacon and Nico Hernandez Brittany Whitmore, a young entrepreneur in Vancouver, is proving to beRead More

Marpole residents are unhappy with rising rents

Marpole residents are unhappy with rising rents

October 31, 2016 at 9:23 pm Comments are Disabled

Reported by Cheryl Whiting Residents of Marpole are concerned that rising rents are causing people to move out of the neighbourhood to more affordable communities. Marpole was once a residentialRead More

Renting for life might be the reality for many Vancouver residents

Renting for life might be the reality for many Vancouver residents

October 27, 2016 at 12:03 pm Comments are Disabled

Reported by Alyse Kotyk The City of Vancouver recently announced it will build 250 affordable rental units in South Vancouver’s River District, but Generation Squeeze, a housing campaign that advocatesRead More

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South Vancouver development is sold out before completion

October 19, 2016 at 5:46 pm Comments are Disabled

Reported by Alyse Kotyk IntraUrban, an industrial strata development at Laurel Street, in South Vancouver, is 100 per cent sold, giving some small businesses a chance to own their own space.Read More

Redevelopments proposed for Langara Gardens rental housing

Redevelopments proposed for Langara Gardens rental housing

October 13, 2016 at 12:57 pm Comments are Disabled

Reported by Stuart Neatby Hundreds of residents may be thrown into Vancouver’s struggling rental market, depending on a proposed redevelopment plan. Langara Gardens, a collection of rental and low-rise housingRead More

Arcade culture embraced by Vancouver bars and niche shops

Arcade culture embraced by Vancouver bars and niche shops

March 31, 2016 at 10:43 am Comments are Disabled

Reported by Ashley Singh  With arcade culture becoming increasingly popular in Vancouver, shops and bars such as The Cobalt and the Landyachtz Factory Store are embracing retro gaming by installing arcadeRead More

Vancouver architect says city heritage building could be used to house homeless

Vancouver architect says city heritage building could be used to house homeless

March 30, 2016 at 7:10 pm Comments are Disabled

Reported by Brian Kurokawa Repurposing historic buildings could offer a solution to Vancouver’s growing homelessness problem, according to a Vancouver architect. Mitch Sakumoto, an architect with Merrick Architecture spoke at BCITRead More