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Is the future Green? Adriane Carr thinks so
2011 Vancouver Civic Election: Representing the newest party on Vancouver City Council, Adriane Carr culminated 30 years of vying for office with a surprise win on Saturday.
David P. Ball
Nov 22nd, 2011
Occupy Vancouver: Geography of a "modern agora"
It's been exactly a month since Occupy Vancouver began. With the city heading to court tomorrow hoping to evict the campers, we map out what occupiers have built in a month.
David P. Ball
Nov 15th, 2011
Sandy Garossino: independent solutions to partisan problems
Sandy Garossino: mother, lawyer, businesswoman, advocate and now, candidate for city council.
Nov 9th, 2011
Mayor Gregor Robertson explainer
A backgrounder on incumbent mayor Gregor Robertson and his position on key election issues.
Nov 7th, 2011
#Occupy disrupts mayoral debate
Host Reverend Gary Paterson sings hymn to calm crowd.
Nov 8th, 2011
Homelessness in Vancouver: City staff break down the numbers
Vancouver municipal election 2011: The City's Assistant Director for Housing Policy, Abi Bond, gives some insight on homeless numbers floating around this election.
Oct 25th, 2011
Vancouver home ownership now costs 92 per cent of income: RBC
Local buyers are locked out of market, report concludes.
Aug 22nd, 2011
Dream of homeownership fades for many Canadians
Trish Rhéaume was visibly moved when Jimmy Carter handed her the key to her new home. Rhéaume, a single mother of a 16-year- old daughter, was one of six families who were housed by Habitat for...
Jun 14th, 2011
Leading realtor calls Vancouver's housing market "unhealthy"
Leading real estate professionals react to yesterday's news that home prices in Vancouver now exceed New York and London's. "A lot of people are going to get burned," Andrew Hasman says.
May 20th, 2011
City launches affordable housing campaign
Yesterday, City Hall launched a new city-wide engagement campaign, Talk Housing With Us, focused on affordable housing. The website features a forum which allows users to post their...
May 19th, 2011