Arny Wise

Arny Wise: Do newbies David Eby and Ken Sim have the right stuff to tackle affordable housing?

There was a time when B.C. politicians, a conservative Vancouver mayor and an NDP BC premier had the right stuff.  In the 1970’s, Vancouver Mayor Art Phillips, a successful investment banker, and BC...

Affordable housing: the big challenge for Mayor Ken Sim

The number one issue in Vancouver is still affordable housing. The big challenge for the new ABC supermajority on city council will be to tackle Vancouver’s dubious distinction of being the least...

Why the Broadway Plan is a misnomer

A city planning document to accommodate future population growth and spur transit ridership along the Broadway subway line would clearly propose high-density, mixed-use towers at Broadway subway...