It’s hard to believe, but Vancouver Pride season is just around the corner – and I hope you’ll join me for one of the most exciting events of the summer.
Today, Elections BC released the results of the Transit and Transportation referendum.Read more
Affordable housing is a big challenge in Vancouver. I want to share with you some of the recent steps we've taken at City Hall -- and the specific requests we've made to the BC and Federal governments.Read more
As of today, there is now less than one month left to cast your ballot in the referendum for better transit and transportation.Read more
By now you’ve seen the images and news reports of the oil spill in English Bay. I’m as frustrated and outraged as you are, and the City of Vancouver is using every resource at our disposal to support our partners in response.Read more
The ballots for the Transit and Transportation Referendum have started arriving in the mail. Have you voted yet?Read more
Surrounded by members of the Vision Vancouver team, Mayor Gregor Robertson encouraged voters to consider which party has the best plan to move the city forward as they prepare to head to the polls tomorrow.
He delivered his remarks at Delamont Park near Arbutus and Broadway, which is where a Broadway Subway would extend to from the VCC-Clark station.
“I love this city, and I’m proud of what we’ve accomplished together,” said Mayor Robertson. “What I’ve heard most during this campaign is the passion of the people of Vancouver for this city, and the positive outlook they have for the future.Read more
Former Mayor Larry Campbell, former Mayor Mike Harcourt and Liberal MP Joyce Murray support Vision Vancouver Mayor Gregor Robertson
Two former Mayors and a current Liberal MP today announced their support for Vision Vancouver Mayor Gregor Robertson, the latest of several high profile endorsements he has received during the campaign.
“There is a lot at risk in this election and that’s why I’ve chosen to endorse Vision Vancouver Mayor Gregor Robertson,” said former Mayor, Senator Larry Campbell. “I have always believed that we, as a city, cannot leave the vulnerable and less fortunate behind, and Gregor has shown the commitment and program to do this.”
Former Mayor and B.C. Premier Mike Harcourt agreed. “Gregor Roberson and Vision Vancouver are committed to building the Broadway Subway, building more affordable housing, and, increasing childcare spaces,” said Harcourt. “This is a close election and there is a big risk with the NPA and Kirk LaPointe. They will cut environmental and housing programs, have no plan on transit, and would take us backwards. Let’s not take that risk.”Read more