Event: Heritage Vancouver – Shaping Vancouver 2018 Conversation #1, May 10

Shaping Vancouver 2018 Conversation 1: The Complexity of Places – The Heather Street Lands May 10th, 2018 7-9pm... Read More

Book Review: The Urban Revolution

Author: Henri Lefebvre, foreword by Neil Smith, Translated by Robert Bononno (University of Minnesota Press, 2003) The concept of the... Read More

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

“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

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

Two-Cities: Kanata/Waterloo… a tale of two islands

Many of my formative experiences have been spent on two islands surrounded by a larger body: the University of Waterloo in the City of... Read More