Chelsea Novak Feed http://vanobs.vanobs03.ct.coop/contributor_content/13222 en Confusion surrounds the city's Regional Context Statement http://vanobs.vanobs03.ct.coop/blogs/cityhall/confusion-surrounds-citys-regional-context-statement On Tuesday, Vancouver city council voted to refer the Regional Context Statement Development Plan to a public hearing on June 11th. Following the public hearing, council will vote again on whether or...<p><a href="http://vanobs.vanobs03.ct.coop/blogs/cityhall/confusion-surrounds-citys-regional-context-statement" target="_blank">read more</a></p> City Hall Politics Broadway Corridor Official Development Plan Thin Streets Vancouver city council Thu, 25 Apr 2013 19:06:00 +0000 Chelsea Novak 15120 at http://vanobs.vanobs03.ct.coop Vancouver city council talks Digital Strategy and snow removal http://vanobs.vanobs03.ct.coop/blogs/cityhall/vancouver-city-council-talks-digital-strategy-and-snow-removal The regular Vancouver city council meeting of Tuesday, April 9, 2013 came to order at 9:36am.&nbsp; Councillor Tony Tang gave the welcome and read a poem by A.E. Housman about cherry blossoms. He...<p><a href="http://vanobs.vanobs03.ct.coop/blogs/cityhall/vancouver-city-council-talks-digital-strategy-and-snow-removal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> City Hall Politics Digital Strategy film and TV industry snow removal Vancouver city council Thu, 11 Apr 2013 12:07:00 +0000 Chelsea Novak 14960 at http://vanobs.vanobs03.ct.coop City council remembers Stompin' Tom Connors and votes on Chinatown development http://vanobs.vanobs03.ct.coop/blogs/cityhall/city-council-remembers-stompin-tom-connors-and-votes-chinatown-development The regular Vancouver city council meeting of March 12, 2013 came to order at 9:37 pm. Councillor Geoff Meggs gave the welcome and read Vancouver Poet Laureate Evelyn Lau’s poem “Living Under Plastic...<p><a href="http://vanobs.vanobs03.ct.coop/blogs/cityhall/city-council-remembers-stompin-tom-connors-and-votes-chinatown-development" target="_blank">read more</a></p> City Hall Politics affordable housing in Vancouver Chinatown International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination New Year's eve parties in vancouver seniors Stompin' Tom Connors Vancouver city council Wed, 13 Mar 2013 12:18:00 +0000 Chelsea Novak 14702 at http://vanobs.vanobs03.ct.coop City council votes on fireworks and West End development http://vanobs.vanobs03.ct.coop/blogs/cityhall/city-council-votes-fireworks-and-west-end-development The regular Vancouver city council meeting of February 26, 2013 came to order at 9:35am. Councillor Andrea Reimer gave the welcome and began by acknowledging the Coast Salish peoples, whose unceded...<p><a href="http://vanobs.vanobs03.ct.coop/blogs/cityhall/city-council-votes-fireworks-and-west-end-development" target="_blank">read more</a></p> City Hall Politics Thu, 28 Feb 2013 14:20:00 +0000 Chelsea Novak 14565 at http://vanobs.vanobs03.ct.coop Vancouver city council gets report card on housing and homelessness http://vanobs.vanobs03.ct.coop/blogs/cityhall/vancouver-city-council-gets-report-card-housing-and-homelessness The regular meeting of the Vancouver city council meeting on February 12, 2013 came to order at 9:40am. Councillor Tim Stevenson gave the welcome. He outlined the history of Chinese-Canadians and...<p><a href="http://vanobs.vanobs03.ct.coop/blogs/cityhall/vancouver-city-council-gets-report-card-housing-and-homelessness" target="_blank">read more</a></p> City Hall Politics affordable housing in Vancouver community centre associations Green City Grants homelessness in Vancouver Vancouver city council Thu, 14 Feb 2013 15:57:00 +0000 Chelsea Novak 14411 at http://vanobs.vanobs03.ct.coop City Council discusses missing women and food strategy http://vanobs.vanobs03.ct.coop/blogs/cityhall/city-council-discusses-missing-women-and-food-strategy Vancouver city council’s regular meeting of January 29, 2013 came to order at 9:36am. Councillor Heather Deal gave the welcome and talked about the “doldrums” that tend to hit people this time of...<p><a href="http://vanobs.vanobs03.ct.coop/blogs/cityhall/city-council-discusses-missing-women-and-food-strategy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> City Hall Politics farmers' markets Missing Women Commision of Inquiry Report sports hosting grants street cleaning Vancouver city council Vancouver Food Strategy Thu, 31 Jan 2013 08:52:00 +0000 Chelsea Novak 14213 at http://vanobs.vanobs03.ct.coop City council protects the Waldorf and gets a visit from Port Metro Vancouver http://vanobs.vanobs03.ct.coop/blogs/cityhall/city-council-protects-waldorf-and-gets-visit-port-metro-vancouver The regular Vancouver city council meeting of January 15, 2013 came to order at 9:35 am. Councillor Kerry Jang gave the welcome and wished everyone a happy new year. He talked about New Year’s...<p><a href="http://vanobs.vanobs03.ct.coop/blogs/cityhall/city-council-protects-waldorf-and-gets-visit-port-metro-vancouver" target="_blank">read more</a></p> City Hall Politics Mayor Robertson snow removal support for small business the Waldorf Vancouver city council Thu, 17 Jan 2013 07:47:00 +0000 Chelsea Novak 14065 at http://vanobs.vanobs03.ct.coop Vancouver City Council votes on 2013 budget and talks bullying http://vanobs.vanobs03.ct.coop/blogs/cityhall/vancouver-city-council-votes-2013-budget-and-talks-bullying-0 The regular Vancouver City Council meeting of Tuesday, November 11, 2012 came to order at 9:37 am. Councillor Raymond Louie gave the welcome and acknowledged that Monday, November 10, 2012 was the...<p><a href="http://vanobs.vanobs03.ct.coop/blogs/cityhall/vancouver-city-council-votes-2013-budget-and-talks-bullying-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> City Hall Politics 2013 operating and capital budget anti-bullying Mayor Gregor Robertson NHL Lockout 2012 Vancouver city council Thu, 13 Dec 2012 04:00:00 +0000 Chelsea Novak 13773 at http://vanobs.vanobs03.ct.coop City Hall updates: utility rate increases, Vancouver's Olympians and Paralympians http://vanobs.vanobs03.ct.coop/blogs/cityhall/city-hall-updates-utility-rate-increases-vancouvers-olympians-and-paralympians The regular Vancouver city council meeting of November 27, 2012 came to order at 9:45am. Councillor Adriane Carr gave the welcome and acknowledged that it would have been Amanda Todd’s sixteenth...<p><a href="http://vanobs.vanobs03.ct.coop/blogs/cityhall/city-hall-updates-utility-rate-increases-vancouvers-olympians-and-paralympians" target="_blank">read more</a></p> City Hall Politics 2013 utility increases Olympic athletes Paralympic athletes Vancouver city council Thu, 29 Nov 2012 04:43:00 +0000 Chelsea Novak 13658 at http://vanobs.vanobs03.ct.coop Council discusses rezoning of the Old Stock Exchange Building http://vanobs.vanobs03.ct.coop/blogs/cityhall/council-discusses-rezoning-old-stock-exchange-building The regular Vancouver city council meeting of November 13, 2012 came to order at 9:38am. Councillor George Affleck gave the greeting. He spoke about Remembrance Day and community service. He then...<p><a href="http://vanobs.vanobs03.ct.coop/blogs/cityhall/council-discusses-rezoning-old-stock-exchange-building" target="_blank">read more</a></p> City Hall Politics Cutltural Harmony Awards Mayor Robertson Old Stock Exchange Building Red Ribbon Month rezoning Vancouver city council Wed, 14 Nov 2012 21:39:00 +0000 Chelsea Novak 13548 at http://vanobs.vanobs03.ct.coop