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Newly elected park board commissioners intend to have a lot more on their agenda than the contentious topic of cetaceans in captivity. If the Vancouver Greens’ Michael Wiebe gets...
Metro Vancouver mayors have voted in favour of a referendum question that will ask residents in the region if they support a 0.5 percent increase in the provincial sales tax to...
The lack of a human rights commission in B.C. has led to a “gaping hole” in the province’s system of human rights protection, according to a new report published by the Canadian...
Some of the election campaign promises made by various parties are making their way to Vancouver city council chambers. Reelected Non-Partisan Association councillor George...
Mayor Gregor Robertson will introduce a motion next week aimed at naming a public place after Pat Quinn. Robertson's motion asks staff to identify "an appropriate place or civic...
Vancouver city council is set to look at a proposal to establish a committee to represent the interests of renters. The idea is part of a motion from Vision Vancouver councillor...
Gregor Robertson launched his third term as Vancouver mayor today (December 8) with a speech focused on many of the subjects that dominated the recent election campaign, including...
Vision Vancouver councillors Geoff Meggs and Heather Deal are set to take over as chairs of the city’s standing committees. In a memo on the agenda for council’s inaugural meeting...
The City of Vancouver is changing its media policy to allow reporters to contact senior staff directly. In an email to media today, the city's communications director Rena Kendall...
Organizers with the B.C. Poverty Reduction Coalition are hoping their second annual holiday season campaign will get people thinking about long-term solutions to poverty. Trish...

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