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

2018 AIBC Architectural Walking Tours Begin July 2

Release: Architectural Institute of British Columbia’s (AIBC) Walk the Blocks of Vancouver with AIBC Architectural Walking Tours For... Read More

Video Vancouver: Chinatown Divided

Are new developments an opportunity or a threat to Chinatown? Here’s About Here‘s attempt to explore both sides of this issue. Read More

Alleys, Laneways and Life Between Buildings

Did you notice the laneways you passed this morning? Those grey strips of concrete used to store cars and garbage? If you missed these... Read More

Smart Technology, and Smarter Communities

Humans are a resilient species. We have reached nearly every corner of the globe and adapted our lifestyles over generations. However... Read More

Release: Metro Vancouver Schools Gear Up for Bike to School Week, May 28-June1

Metro Vancouverites may notice more youngsters riding on neighbourhood streets during their daily commutes next week, as Monday May... Read More