Writing Vancouver – Smashed Egg Syndrome

SMASHED EGG SYNDROME or How to Make an Omelette If you want to make an omelette, you have to break a few eggs. — City of Burnaby... Read More

Release: VAHA and CoV announce Community Land Trust to build 1,000 affordable rental housing

Mayor Gregor Robertson, and the CEO of the Vancouver Affordable Housing Agency (VAHA), Luke Harrison, announced Community Land Trust... Read More

EVENT: 2018 East Vancouver Garden Tour, June 17th

This year’s East Vancouver Garden Tour will be on Father’s Day, Sunday, June 17th. Like other years, this year’s... Read More

Writing Vancouver – A Long Story this …

A Long Story this … It was at Quebec and Terminal in 1973, as a young immigrant hitch-hiker, I arrived at the Pacific... Read More

Release: New Public Art on Granville Island With Art Smash, May 12th

A group of local and international artists will be creating new murals on Granville Island starting on May 1st. The murals will appear... Read More

Release: Reform the Motor Vehicle Act to save lives, HUB Cycling

Local cycling charitable organization HUB Cycling – along with dozens of other stakeholders including Vancouver Coastal Health... Read More

“Check This Out” – Fostering Community Through Co-ownership

It’s no secret that Vancouver’s hostile housing market has shut out many potential buyers. Young professionals and families looking... Read More

Book Review – Design For Good: A New Era of Architecture for Everyone

Author: John Cary (Island Press, 2017) The central theme of this book is dignity. Design for Good: A New Era of Architecture for... Read More

Event: Britannia Renewal Master Plan Presentation, April 14

Join members of the Britannia Renewal Team as they share the draft Master Plan for renewing the community centre. Mark your calendar... Read More

Lore Krill – A Tale of Two Co-operative Housing Projects

Housing co-ops can encompass the closest form to a successful and authentic mixed-income concept. Co-ops allow the creation of high... Read More