VancouverSpeculations: Commercial Dr./Kanaalstraat

Diversifying transportation options is one of the most pressing issues in urban planning and design circles—the creation and... Read More

VancouverSpeculations: Beginnings

‘Speculation’ is one of the most suspect words in urban planning and development conversations. With its contemporary economic... Read More

Event: Dreamers and Designers Book Launch, Oct. 26th

Dreamers and Designers: The Shaping of West Vancouver Book Launch WHEN: October 26, 7 pm WHERE: West Vancouver Memorial Library... Read More

EVENT: Heritage Vancouver Society -Conversation #2: Change in Living Communities – False Creek South, Oct 11th

Shaping Vancouver 2018: Contested Places Conversation #2: Change in Living Communities – False Creek South WHEN: Thursday... Read More

District Lot 185: Vancouver’s West End

Written for VHF by guest author, Michael Kluckner. No Vancouver neighbourhood has more layers of heritage than the West End. Its early... Read More

Video Vancouver: New West End

Via small places: A lot can happen in a few years: and suddenly, the New West End catches up with you. Read More

Evictions mar legacy of Vancouver landlord dedicated to affordable housing

The story of socially conscious landlord Eric Pierce was a rare good news story in a housing market too often rife with tales of... Read More

Urban greenways can reduce neighbourhood carbon emissions

Cities working to prioritize active transportation with the aim of reducing neighbourhood carbon emissions now has some of the first... Read More

Hard Questions about Vancouver’s New Affordability Approach

Guest authors: Patrick Condon & Scot Hein [Editor’s note: UBC Professor of Urban Design Patrick Condon dropped his candidacy for... Read More

Events: UNESCO World Heritage Site: Business Opportunities for Vancouver’s Chinatown, July 25-26

As part of an ongoing UNESCO series the Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Chinese Classical Garden , the Chinese Canadian Historical Society of British... Read More