Related News

BC Government Announces Campsite Fee Increases

Kamloops posted January 22, 2015 by   Todd Hauptman BC Environment Minister Mary Polak announced on Thursday afternoon that for the first time since 2010 fees at provincial campsites will be increasing effective March 15, 2015. According to the government …

West End tenants continue fight against landlord

Renters claim numerous violations of tenancy act since new owners took over in August By Kevin Griffin, Vancouver Sun December 15, 2014 In September, Vancouver-West End MLA Spencer Chandra Herbert, centre, stood in protest with tenants who had received eviction …

Vancouver’s rental vacancy rates worse than feared: MLA

By Matt Kieltyka Metro Jennifer Gauthier/Metro Vancouver’s skyline seen from Broadway and Cambie in November, 2014. The rental crisis in Vancouver is even worse than many feared, according to a Vancouver MLA. The Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation’s 2014 market …

Cyclists still plague West End sidewalks

December 12, 2014 Robert Mangelsdorf — Westender — Rob Newell Despite the addition of a new cycling greenway through the West End, cyclists are still riling pedestrians by riding on sidewalks and ignoring traffic signals. John Bacon owns a dog-walking …

Jobs plus ecology

Salmon Arm Observer posted Dec 3, 2014 at 8:00 AM Providing jobs and maintaining a healthy environment are not mutually exclusive. That message was one Spencer Chandra Herbert, NDP MLA for Vancouver-West End/Coal Harbour, brought to Salmon Arm Saturday in …