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The proliferation of marijuana dispensaries in Vancouver is indeed troubling. And while I applaud Coun. Kerry Jang’s desire to take action by regulating these shops, I believe his approach and rationale are entirely misguided. 430 more words
Free public Wi-Fi could be coming soon to civic centres in Vancouver should council agree to award Telus with a major contract.
Council will vote Wednesday on a staff recommendation to award local telecommunication giant Telus a five-year contract to provide public Wi-Fi at 43 locations throughout the city. 438 more words
A proposal to create a new business licence and zoning requirements for marijuana-related businesses will be put before Vancouver City Council next week.
Although the city has no jurisdiction to regulate the sale of marijuana, it says it can regulate how and where pot dispensaries operate in Vancouver. 544 more words
Vancouver Mayor Gregor Robertson’s campaign platform switched gears Wednesday with a proclamation that he would be reversing bike and vehicle lanes to ease cyclist congestion— effective immediately. 282 more words