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A group of NDP MLAs are travelling Highway 16 in northern B.C. this week to highlight calls for better transportation options along the route. Maurine Karagianis, the NDP critic...
Vancouver is about 700 units behind on the number of low-income housing units it expected to have in place by this year, according to city manager Penny Ballem. In a presentation...
Vancouver Green councillor Adriane Carr wants to see local municipal parties voluntarily adopt campaign financing guidelines if the provincial government won’t amend its proposed...
Park board commissioner Trevor Loke wants to see free Wi-Fi implemented in public spaces across the city. The Vision Vancouver commissioner plans to introduce a motion next week ...
NDP MLAs described B.C. municipal campaigns as “the Wild West” of elections during a debate today that included repeated criticism of the absence of spending limits in the...
Members of an ad hoc group in Grandview-Woodland have decided to form their own “citizens’ assembly” and plan for the community. Jak King, a spokesperson for the Grandview-...
A 30-year plan for the Marpole community was approved unanimously by city council Wednesday (April 2), after more than two dozen members of the public signed up to speak to the...
Establishing a neighbourhood liaison position in communities with a high proportion of new immigrants and developing an “aggressive strategy” to increase voter registration are...
Calgary’s Sled Island music festival is returning this June after major floods forced organizers to cancel part of the event last year. The lineup, including a second round of...
The Union of B.C. Indian Chiefs has laid off four staff members amid federal funding cuts that Grand Chief Stewart Phillip says are “hamstringing” the group’s efforts to work...

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