Gregor Robertson

New Neon Sign to Bring Vibrant Light to Historic Chinatown

Community representatives of Vancouver’s Chinatown will join Mayor Gregor Robertson to officially switch on a new 45-foot neon sign which has been installed on the exterior of Chinatown Plaza. When:...

What We Saw at the Closing Ceremonies of the Vancouver 2010 Olympic Games

The mistakes of the Opening Ceremony seemed irrelevant after 14 gold medals, and tonight's Closing Ceremonies were about celebration and fun.

The world needs more Canada Critical Mass bike ride

  So you’ve visited us. You know all sorts of stuff now about Canada and Vancouver and hockey and the joys of “la-la land”. You also know we love to come together as a community and engage....

Media at the 2010 Olympic Games: Reporters Call Mayor "Hot"

When reporters don't know you're listening...

Mayor Robertson on NBC's Today Show

 Mayor Gregor Robertson will appear live on NBC’s Today Show Tuesday morning at 4am pacific time. The Today Show is the highest-rated morning news show in the United States.   What: Mayor...

Who'll Get the Media Spotlight During the 2010 Games, Gordon or Gregor?

Gordon's got the mittens, but does Gregor have the Games? Stay tuned over the next weeks as we track the two very different leaders of in cartoons...

Street Kids Gain Access to New Media While Mayor Gregor Robertson and EA Sports Cut the Ribbon on New Opportunities

On Wednesday, January 13th, Mayor Gregor Robertson cut the ribbon on the new media room at Directions Youth Services, funded by EA Sports, an award winning developer of sports video games including...

Gregor Robertson and Rain City Housing Provide More Shelters Despite Tight Timelines, Budget Cuts and Controversy

When a reporter asked whether residents could stop shelters from entering their area, Robertson unapologetically said, “No.”

Civic Affairs

I really wasn’t sure what to expect when I walked into the “Year In Review” forum hosted by previous NPA candidate Michael Geller, largely because I suspected an overwhelmingly NPA supportive crowd...