Tag: George Chow

Vancouver council’s productive week

Some weeks at council are more productive than others. By Tuesday evening, Vancouver City Council had completed an in-depth look at the environmental risks posed by massive increases in oil exports from the Port of Vancouver, approved a… Read More

Bright Light opens Chinatown courtyard

Fireworks and dragon dancing celebrated the opening of the Bright Light public art installation in the courtyard of the  Yue Shan Society at 39 East Pender today, where just 30 years ago a narrow walkway linked Pender St…. Read More

St FX gym explodes with Ati-Atihan Santo Nino pandemonium

The Saint Francis Xavier gymnasium on Great Northern Way was pandemonium last night as the Filipino community gathered nearly 70 -strong for the 28th annual Vancouver celebration of Ati-Atihan Day, organized by the irrepressible Jojo Quimpo and his… Read More

Burrard Bridge trial update

The absence of the report on the Burrard Street Bridge lane closure trial in April 7 council package has prompted a flurry of e-mails from my friends in the cycling community. I won’t know the details for sure… Read More