Affordable housing and sustainability a top priority, says Adriane Carr
The election of veteran Green party leader Adriane Carr was one of the biggest stories to come out of the recent municipal election. Last night, she sat alongside fellow councillors for the first time at the inaugural meeting at City Hall, and shared her thoughts about her first day on city council.
"Our federal government has opted out of Kyoto and has turned Canada into a pariah on the global stage ... So I'm looking forward for Vancouver to become a leader on that stage. There's ways to do it that are smart, that can move us forward quickly and yet not in a way that is going to cost a lot.