September 21st, 2021 Public Hearing – Vancouver Struggles To Keep Pace As Hundreds Demand More Rental Homes

Public Hearing – September 21st, 2021(September 22nd, 2021 Update : As city council only managed to get through five applications, you can still send in comments / register to speak on Item #6, which will be heard on September 23rd, 2021 at 6pm. Also, despite previously claiming to support projects like Item #6, the Dunbar... Continue Reading →

Urban Design Panel Urges Vancouver Rental Homes To Find Sunny Ways Despite City Council Delays

3449-3479 W 41st Ave and 5664 Collingwood StIt’s fitting that this meeting started with several Urban Design Panel members discussing their plans for retirement, as many of the homes in this rental building are being targeted for that very demographic. The applicant explained their discussions with the Dunbar Residents’ Association led them to provide more... Continue Reading →

July 18th Public Hearing – Vancouver’s West Side Rages Against New Housing. In Arbutus, Some Label Future Neighbours As Squatters and Demand Compensation. Others in Marpole Fear Condos Will Cause Fires.

While yesterday's Public Hearing was a breath of civility, tonight's meeting is set to plunge Vancouver into a depth of depravity rarely seen in council chambers. Families across the city should be set to rejoice as council considers amendments to speed up the approval process of laneway homes, while also easing height restrictions to make... Continue Reading →

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