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Vancouver plans to expand housing supply for families

Families looking for housing in Vancouver may soon see a much-needed break if a new housing proposal passes City Council.

Vancouver City Council is set to vote on an upcoming proposal that could require new strata housing developments have 35 per cent of their units include two bedrooms or more. 609 more words

Economy

Reports of 'Disney-like theme park' announced for Playland not true, says PNE

Vancouver city council will vote on whether to study a creative concept for the future of Playland – but reports that a Disneyland-style theme park is coming are incorrect, says the PNE. 581 more words

News

Vancouver City Council supports 82 community arts projects

ABOVE: The All Bodies Dance Project is one of over 80 community arts projects recommended for grants covering a wide gamut of diversity, and reflecting the unique characteristics of our neighbourhoods and varied communities of interest found in Vancouver. 3,601 more words
Cultural Grants

Vancouver's Trump Tower denied nightclub liquor licence in surprising vote

In a startling turn of events, Vancouver City Council has denied the Trump Tower a liquor licence, prohibiting them from operating a bar or nightclub. 537 more words

Politics

New Grants for Emerging Artists to Spark Creative Projects

Creative Spark Vancouver

The City of Vancouver is pleased to offer a new grant program for emerging artists, presented in partnership with ArtStarts in Schools. Creative Spark Vancouver supports emerging artists and fosters their capacity to work with young people. 440 more words

Submission Deadlines

Tax Increases, Affordable Housing, What About Jobs?

We all realize there is a homeless population in our community. A population that for any number of reasons, seems to have grown over the last couple years. 991 more words

Clark County Issues