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City of Vancouver Addicted To Debt

It's important to remember that the city, like the rest of us, has to pay interest on debt in addition to repaying the principal. With more money going to service past debt (interest plus principal), less is available for important municipal services such as garbage collection and policing. That means Vancouverites also "pay" for debt indirectly through reduced services.
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Vancouver Creatives Need More Play for Young and Old Alike

Creativity is the design of novel and useful products. Exploring the world through creative and innovative lenses results in solutions to challenges. Stepping out of your comfort zone and embracing play is essential. It's what creativity goes with and cities need to be more playful to keep talented creative people: which is why Emily Smith started the Vancouver Mini Maker Faire.
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Vancouver's 2040 Plan Approved

VANCOUVER - Vancouver City council has passed a plan that would mean far fewer vehicles in the city and could see at least two-thirds of trips into town made by foot, bike or transit by the year 2040....