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Regent Hotel at 160 Hastings St

Jun 20Province provides better housing as City closes Regent Hotel

It has been determined that the structural and life-safety deficiencies at the Regent Hotel constitute an unsafe condition.

Doors of Vancouver City Hall

Jun 19The City is extremely disappointed that the Kettle Boffo project will not be going ahead

A rezoning application was not submitted, therefore Community Amenity Contributions were not determined and the negotiations were not completed.

Revealing the new names of the Queen Elizabeth Theatre and Vancouver Art Gallery

Jun 18In historic move, two high-profile public plazas given Indigenous names

At a special ceremony it was announced that new, Indigenous names have been given to the Vancouver Art Gallery north plaza and to the space formerly known as the Queen Elizabeth Theatre Plaza.

Hands holding a small wooden home

Jun 14Engaged city generates ideas to invest Empty Homes Tax revenue

City Council will consider a set of recommendations from City staff to allocate the revenue collected to date from the first year of the Empty Homes Tax.

Girl riding Mobi bike on seawall

Jun 14Now more people can use public bike share to get more places

Mobi by Shaw Go will now be more accessible thanks to the expansion to Commercial Drive, a reduction of the minimum age to 12 years old, and a partnership to launch the Vancity Community Pass.

Apartments in downtown Vancouver

Jun 13City proposes $2 billion housing endowment fund with Housing Vancouver strategy update

The City will be proposing the consolidation of a $2 billion dollar Vancouver Affordable Housing Endowment Fund to Council next week.

modular housing rendering

Jun 074949 Heather Street being considered as a site for temporary modular housing

The City and Government of BC have taken steps towards creating new homes with the proposed addition of 100 new temporary modular homes at 4949 Heather St.

modular housing rendering

Jun 06Temporary modular housing approved for Little Mountain site

Director of Planning Gil Kelley announced the approval of a development permit to build 46 new temporary modular homes at 137 East 37th Avenue.

City Hall with caption Vancouver Votes

Jun 06Candidate names to be listed in random order on 2018 election ballot

Mayoral, councillor, and Park Board commissioner candidates will now be listed in random order, not alphabetical, on Vancouver's election ballots.

downtown chinatown

Jun 05Changes to Chinatown development policies aim to improve fit of new buildings and maintain neighborhood character

Changes are being proposed to development policies in Chinatown to help new development fit better with the historic and cultural character of the neighborhood.

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