Vancouver City Workers Mourn Slain Colleague

Vancouver City Workers Mourn Slain Colleague

CP  07.16.2015
Investigators say they don't have any suspects.
Living Wage Law for Vancouver Won't Help The Most Vulnerable

Living Wage Law for Vancouver Won't Help The Most Vulnerable

Charles Lammam  07. 8.2015
Some taxpayers may be willing to accept more costly city services as a result of a living wage policy if they actually helped those most...
Vancouver Mayor Sole Canadian In Group Meeting Pope

Vancouver Mayor Sole Canadian In Group Meeting Pope

CP  07. 7.2015
The invitation comes in the wake of the Pope's unprecedented encyclical on climate change.
Vancouver City Employees Should Get $20/Hr: Mayor

Vancouver City Employees Should Get $20/Hr: Mayor

Rhianna Schmunk  06.30.2015
"... too many families are struggling to make ends meet."
Vancouver Becomes 1st In Canada To Regulate Medical Pot Dispensaries

Vancouver Becomes 1st In Canada To Regulate Medical Pot Dispensaries

CP  06.24.2015
The city also made changes to its proposed points system that was meant to help weed out bad pot shops that are connected to gang activity...
Vancouver's Affordability Trap

Vancouver's Affordability Trap

Matt Toner  06.13.2015
While the provincial government might want to wish this crisis away, the facts have a way of hanging around.
Trudeau's Plan For Canadian Cities Questioned By Joe Oliver

Trudeau's Plan For Canadian Cities Questioned By Joe Oliver

CP  06. 5.2015
Justin Trudeau promised Canada's big city mayors a new deal Friday, but Finance Minister Joe Oliver urged them to push the federal Liberal...
Less Deflection, More Action Needed to Reduce New Housing Prices In Vancouver

Less Deflection, More Action Needed to Reduce New Housing Prices In Vancouver

Jordan Bateman  06. 5.2015
Nothing is quite as popular as a tax on someone else. Vancouver's mayor knows this, and that's why he is pitching tax hikes on overseas...
Big City Mayors Call For Federal Debate On Municipal Issues

Big City Mayors Call For Federal Debate On Municipal Issues

CP  06. 4.2015
Vancouver Mayor Gregor Robertson, speaking on behalf of Canada's big city mayors, called Thursday for a federal leaders' debate on municipal...
Give Vancouver The Tools To Level The Playing Field In Housing Market

Give Vancouver The Tools To Level The Playing Field In Housing Market

Gregor Robertson  06. 4.2015
It seems with every passing day, there is a new story out about Vancouver's red-hot real estate market. As mayor, Vancouver's lack of affordable...
Vancouver Mayor's 'Rampant Speculation' Is Far From The Truth: Realtor

Vancouver Mayor's 'Rampant Speculation' Is Far From The Truth: Realtor

Andree Lau  05.26.2015
"I'd be interested to know where the mayor and Bob Rennie are getting their information from."
Vancouver Protesters Call For Action On High Housing Prices

Vancouver Protesters Call For Action On High Housing Prices

CBC British Columbia  05.25.2015
The rally was organized by Vancouverites for Affordable Housing.
LOOK: Vancouver Mayor's House For Sale

LOOK: Vancouver Mayor's House For Sale

Andree Lau  05. 5.2015
Gregor Robertson listed his home for $1.8 million after splitting amicably with his wife.
Vancouver Mayor Delivers On Calgary Playoff Bet

Vancouver Mayor Delivers On Calgary Playoff Bet

Rhianna Schmunk  04.29.2015
Ah, the feeling of salt in the wound.