Tag: Raymond Louie

Do community “visions” really look to the future? Or reflect the needs of the city?

Council’s decision Sept. 23 to approve the West Point Grey Community Vision plan drew little attention, perhaps because the Vision document means little will happen in Point Grey as a result. As Bob Ransford points out in today’s… Read More

Canada Line ped-bike bridge across the Fraser is a beauty

There was an excellent turnout of runners, pedestrians and cyclists from both sides of the Fraser today for Translink’s opening of the Canada Line Fraser River bike crossing. It’s a separated, dedicated bike and pedestrian bridge making a… Read More

The Lo memo: more questions than answers, but a pattern emerging

The City of Vancouver last week released, under a Freedom of Information request, the one and only piece of correspondence the Clerk’s Office can find from former Chief Financial Officer Estelle Lo to anyone on the question of… Read More

Dead quiet location for housing roundtable

The decision to push forward on Vision’s commitment to build more affordable market and rent housing is producing results. On Saturday, leading developers, architects and community housing activists from across the city will meet Mayor Gregor Robertson in… Read More