Best in the world? City Planning Director Brent Toderian looks at the debate around Vancouver’s recent livability rankings, what they mean and just how hard it is to quantify and rank quality of life.
DTES development. The City may have postponed a decision about towers in the DTES but city manager Penny Ballem made it clear that they are definitely going ahead with other development projects in the neighbourhood.
Library housing. Turns out the new Strathcona branch of the VPL will include social housing after all.
Rainwater. The Tyee looks at how Vancouverites could put rain water to better use.
Winter die-off. Some very concerning news about bees in Metro Vancouver.
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