Vancouver Mayor Won’t Let BC’s Premier Forget Thousands Killed by Overdoses
After a close provincial election, Mayor Gregor Robertson told VICE what he expects of British Columbia’s as-yet-uncertain new government.
Politicians, Social Media React to Trudeau’s Approval of Two out of Three Major Oil Pipelines
The Trudeau honeymoon is certifiably over.
Vancouver Mayor Will Turn Downtown Tent City into Social Housing
In a largely symbolic move, Gregor Robertson vowed to begin the process of turning the tent city site into housing for some of the city's poorest residents.
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Owners of Empty Vancouver Homes Will Finally Have to Pay Up
Wealthy homeowners are getting a special tax. But it probably won't make life any better for renters.
BC’s Outdated Foster Care System Prompts a ‘New Wave’ of Homeless in Vancouver
The increasingly outdated provincial foster care system too often goes unmentioned as one of the contributing causes of Vancouver's homelessness problem.
Local Governments Say Feds' Response to Vancouver Fuel Spill Was Too Slow
Politicians blamed each other for delayed spill response last week, as many popular Vancouver beaches remain closed.