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Oppenheimer's tent city remains despite weather and Vancouver's renewed offer of shelter

Inhabitants of the ongoing occupation at Vancouver’s Oppenheimer Park appear unmoved by autumn rain or promises of new shelter space.

More than 200 homeless people occupy a tent city in the Downtown Eastside green space, which began as a demonstration camp for more affordable housing in late July. 365 more words


Vancouver mayor calls for more renter protections as residents fight 'greed evictions'

Vancouver’s mayor is renewing calls for tougher legislation to protect tenants as residents of one West End rental building fight what they call “greed evictions.” 390 more words


$13.50 laundry and a 30% rent increase: Tenants call foul over ‘greed eviction’

New landlords are making life a nightmare for residents of a West End rental building as an MLA calls on illegal evictions and rent increases to stop. 577 more words