Mike Howell

Gregor Robertson lands international gig to fight climate change

Former Vancouver mayor working on ‘other projects that you’ll hear more about soon’

Vancouver council approves tax break for business property owners

Tax cut means homeowners will now pay 6.1 per cent in property tax

Vancouverites set new record in walking, biking and transit use

City survey of 2,600 people shows decrease in vehicle trips

Vancouver adopts living wage of $20.62

City will spend more than $600,000 annually to meet new certification

TransLink CEO says Broadway subway not a done deal

Mayors call for region-wide fee for transit-oriented developments 

City considering allowing character houses to be converted to multi-unit homes

The city is considering allowing property owners who choose not to demolish character homes the right to increase their floor area and convert the property into a multi-unit residence. It's an idea...

Vancouver looks to increase number of townhomes, row houses, duplexes

Changes will be coming to single-family home neighbourhoods in Vancouver to accommodate more affordable forms of housing, Mayor Gregor Robertson announced this week. In a speech to a crowd of about...

Mayor Gregor Robertson supports firing of chief housing officer

The need for the city to get more aggressive in its efforts to deliver more affordable housing was cited by Mayor Gregor Robertson as the main reason the city’s chief housing officer was fired this...

Vancouver’s chief housing officer out of a job

Vancouver’s chief housing officer Mukhtar Latif, who was also the CEO of the Vancouver Affordable Housing Agency, is no longer employed at city hall, city manager Sadhu Johnston announced in a...

Questions raised over $1.9b Broadway subway funding

Vancouver Mayor Gregor Robertson and his counterpart in Surrey, Linda Hepner, said they were left perplexed January 17 by comments made by representatives of the provincial and federal governments...