Mike Howell

Rents in private Vancouver SROs jump 21% in four years

Since 2003, privately owned-operated rooms at the $375 shelter rate decreased from 1,700 to 52.

Contentious Vancouver Chinatown condo project up for vote May 29

'We continue to believe the 105 Keefer project will provide many benefits for Vancouver’s Chinatown.'

ABC Vancouver gives developers $3.8M tax break

OneCity Coun. Christine Boyle: 'It's like a reverse Robin Hood tax, and I am strongly against it.'

Q&A: Vancouver Mayor Ken Sim reflects on first six months in office

'We're doing what we said we were going to do,' says mayor

TransLink braces for immigration influx pressure on Metro Vancouver transit, roads

'Recent immigrants and [non-permanent residents] such as students and temporary visa holders are more likely to rely on transit,' says TransLink planner

B.C. housing minister quells mayors' fears over densifying single-family lots

Ravi Kahlon spoke to mayors at a UBCM housing summit the day after he and the premier unveiled the government’s housing strategy, which includes introducing legislation that will allow up to four...

Ex-Vancouver mayor feels 'more relief than vindication' in winning $150K legal battle

Kennedy Stewart: "Maybe when the line of credit is paid down, the bad smell will go away."

Vancouver councillor refutes 'absolutely nonsense' suggestion he is pro-Beijing supporter

'I've always been criticizing the Chinese Communist Party,' says Coun. Lenny Zhou

Growing traffic congestion increases bus delays in Metro Vancouver

Bus ridership is currently greater than pre-pandemic ridership of all other transit modes combined.

Vancouver mayor, city councillors begin 2023 with 7.3% pay hike

At $98,585 a year, Vancouver councillors are still paid lower than civic politicians in Edmonton and Calgary