Tag: George Chow

City “can and does” allow 100-foot Nishan Sahib

The City of Vancouver’s demand that the BC Khalsa Darbar Society remove a 100-foot Nishan Sahib from its Vancouver gurdwara because it exceeds the neighbourhood’s 35-foot height restriction has been overturned by the City’s Board of Variance. But… Read More

A community take on 2010 security

The clatter of helicopters over Vancouver participating in Operation Silver, the 2010 Olympic Games security exercise, underlined the counter-terrorism element of Games preparations. A very different perspective emerged during today’s council debate on a  motion by Councillors Raymond… Read More

Burrard Bridge debate begins anew

Judging by the steady crowds that turned up Saturday at the Roundhouse Community Centre for a preview of the city’s options to make the Burrard Bridge safe for cyclists, the latest round of this debate will be as… Read More