Vancouver is Pricey and it's About to Get a Whole Lot Pricier

Vancouver is Pricey and it's About to Get a Whole Lot Pricier

08.11.2013
A billion here, a billion there, it adds up. That's the problem with shopping lists. The municipalities that make up Metro Vancouver are...
Ice Sweeping Gizmo For Port Mann Bridge

Ice Sweeping Gizmo For Port Mann Bridge

The Canadian Press  01.21.2013
VICTORIA - Several possible solutions have been announced for the ice buildup problem for Metro Vancouver's Port Mann Bridge, in hopes...
B.C. Fiscal Tsunami Comes From Creative Accounting

B.C. Fiscal Tsunami Comes From Creative Accounting

01.11.2013
B.C.'s budgets are chalk full of household terms like "Notional Allocations to Contingencies." What they are not is an exercise in clarity...
Commuter Chaos On Port Mann

Commuter Chaos On Port Mann

Andree Lau  01. 3.2013
The Port Mann Bridge, which saw accidents involving 40 vehicles on Thursday morning, was not sufficiently de-iced, an official admitted...
Another Bitter Year Brewing For B.C. Taxpayers

Another Bitter Year Brewing For B.C. Taxpayers

12.27.2012
Once the champagne is drunk, the noisemakers go silent, the balloons pop and the New Year's kisses end, 2013 will bring one nasty hangover...
Bridge Company To Pay For Ice Damage

Bridge Company To Pay For Ice Damage

Keven Drews, The Canadian Press  12.20.2012
COQUITLAM, B.C. - British Columbia's transportation minister has slammed the international contractor that built the newly-opened Port...
Vancouver Snowstorm Liveblog

Vancouver Snowstorm Liveblog

12.19.2012
Metro Vancouver residents found themselves battling icy roads, traffic jams and transit backups Wednesday as a snowstorm fell on the region. The...
Port Mann Fails 1st Snow Storm

Port Mann Fails 1st Snow Storm

Keven Drews and Terri Theodore, The Canadian Press  12.19.2012
UPDATE - Dec. 20, 2012: TI Corp., the company that runs the bridge, says it will cover the deductible for vehicles damaged by falling ice. VANCOUVER...
Port Mann's Rush Hour Test

Port Mann's Rush Hour Test

12. 3.2012
The new Port Mann Bridge was tested during its first rush hour this morning as drivers on both sides of the Fraser River crossed the newly-opened...

Port Mann Bridge Opens Finally

12. 1.2012
The Port Mann Bridge officially opened to eight lanes of traffic on Saturday. According to the province, the new structure...
Port Mann Bridge Opening Date

Port Mann Bridge Opening Date

The Canadian Press  11.13.2012
VANCOUVER - Years of traffic mayhem and gridlock caused by construction should ease on Highway One east of Vancouver on Dec. 1.The Ministry...

Port Mann Customer Accounts Breached?

The Canadian Press  09.30.2012
VANCOUVER - Hundreds of letters have been sent to newly-registered users of a major new Vancouver-area bridge because the province says...

Suburbs Should Pay For Port Mann: Columnist

Andree Lau  09.20.2012
A Vancouver columnist is stirring up debate with his argument that people who choose to live in the suburbs with a “white picket fence”...

Free 1st Week On Port Mann

Andree Lau  09.14.2012
The first week of tolling on the new Port Mann Bridge will be free when it officially opens in December, said Transportation Minister Mary...
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