Vancouver Mayor Misses Goal To Eliminate Homelessness

Vancouver Mayor Misses Goal To Eliminate Homelessness

CP  03.24.2015
Gregor Robertson had hoped to get Vancouver's homeless off the streets by 2015.
Vancouver Referendum Is About More Than Transit, Taxes

Vancouver Referendum Is About More Than Transit, Taxes

CP  03.16.2015
"This is about the future of the region — how it's going to be shaped."
Metro Vancouver Transit Referendum: Time For The Yes Campaign To Hit 'Reset'

Metro Vancouver Transit Referendum: Time For The Yes Campaign To Hit 'Reset'

Mike Klassen  03.12.2015
Why do I think the Yes side can win? Of the dozens of conversations I have had about the congestion tax, the opposition to voting yes is...
Billionaire Jimmy Pattison Will Babysit TransLink If Referendum Passes

Billionaire Jimmy Pattison Will Babysit TransLink If Referendum Passes

CBC  03. 5.2015
Vancouver's mayor wants to assure the public that TransLink will spend its money properly if the referendum passes.
Vancouver Mayor, Pop Star Are Officially An Item

Vancouver Mayor, Pop Star Are Officially An Item

Andree Lau  02.17.2015
Gregor Robertson posted a selfie with his new girlfriend on Weibo, a Chinese social media site.
Big City Mayors.. UNITE

Big City Mayors.. UNITE

CP  02. 5.2015
TORONTO - Canada's big city mayors met on Thursday hoping to leverage a looming federal election into billions of dollars worth of commitments...
Meet Vancouver Mayor 'Cougar' Robertson

Meet Vancouver Mayor 'Cougar' Robertson

The Vancouver Sun  01.22.2015
What is it about older men that they have such a problem dating in their own age group?
'Twas The Night Before A B.C. Taxpayer's Christmas

'Twas The Night Before A B.C. Taxpayer's Christmas

Jordan Bateman  12.18.2014
'Twas the night before Christmas, and all through B.C. The pipeline wars were stirring, even over LNG
Vancouver Election 2014: Who Really Came Out Ahead?

Vancouver Election 2014: Who Really Came Out Ahead?

Mike Klassen  11.30.2014
Anyone who construed Robertson's margin of victory over Kirk LaPointe and his council majority as a decisive win needs to look under the...
Vancouver Ready to Rock During Grey Cup Festival

Vancouver Ready to Rock During Grey Cup Festival

Adrian Brijbassi  11.27.2014
Even though the absence of the home team in the 102nd Grey Cup may disappoint fans in Vancouver, the city's mayor is still upbeat about...
Longer Election Term Means Better Growth, Development For Vancouver

Longer Election Term Means Better Growth, Development For Vancouver

Nic Paolella  11.20.2014
With a four-year term, municipal officials will have more time to accomplish long-term goals and offer solid political leadership during...
Kirk LaPointe's Account Of How He Lost Vancouver Mayor Race

Kirk LaPointe's Account Of How He Lost Vancouver Mayor Race

Maclean's  11.19.2014
In mid-March, over lunch, a friend asked my opinion on Vancouver politics and Mayor Gregor Robertson. I wasn’t impressed with him, I...
How Vivian Krause Became The Poster Child For Canada's Anti-Environment Crusade

How Vivian Krause Became The Poster Child For Canada's Anti-Environment Crusade

DeSmog Canada  11.18.2014
To Krause, it seemed suspicious that foundations from across the border were giving money to Canadian groups working on Canadian conservation...
B.C. Muncipal Elections: The Good, The Bad And The Ugly

B.C. Muncipal Elections: The Good, The Bad And The Ugly

Dermod Travis  11.17.2014
Saturday was a good day for local democracy in B.C. As one person noted online: "First time in my life I've had to wait to vote in a local...