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Community Economic Development
Vanishing Vanhattan: Which candidates have the right ideas when it comes to our local economy and small businesses?
Retail gentrification is causing tension and concern in Vancouver's communities as development continues to displace local serving, locally owned, independent businesses. What can the City do?
Oct 25th, 2014
Vancouver's inner city gets creative with economic development
With the federal government focused squarely on resource extraction and export Canada's urban centres like Vancouver have been forced to adjust and get creative.
Dec 5th, 2013
Will taxes be the death of small businesses in Vancouver?
Vacant storefronts plague some areas of Vancouver, current tax policies play a major role argue local businesses
Sep 17th, 2013
Vancouver’s Business Improvement Areas, they just aren’t what they used to be…
A big overview of Business Improvement Associations (BIAs) and their role in Vancouver's communities.
Jul 20th, 2012