Reps from all levels of government to discuss sale of Chinatown seniors home

Credit to Author: Joanne Lee-Young| Date: Sun, 18 Apr 2021 23:29:16 +0000

Pressure is rising on multiple fronts to examine the loss of permanent housing units dedicated to serving Chinese seniors near Chinatown.

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Seniors at Chinatown care can stay, says B.C. Housing

Credit to Author: Joanne Lee-Young| Date: Sun, 11 Apr 2021 22:20:40 +0000

Even with an offer to stay, families of residents and others are asking about the continuity of cultural programming and future of care homes for Chinese seniors in Chinatown

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How Cities Are Electrifying The Auto Market — Carsharing

Credit to Author: NRDC| Date: Thu, 11 Feb 2021 20:09:55 +0000

It’s no secret that transportation is the largest source of carbon emissions in the United States. So it’s not surprising that, besides promoting the use of public transit, biking, and walking, cities are also embracing electric vehicles (EVs) in their quest to cut carbon emissions. But some are thinking outside of the box: In addition to electrifying municipal fleets, many of […]

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Chinatown dim sum maker opens revamped heritage business

Credit to Author: Joanne Lee-Young| Date: Tue, 09 Feb 2021 03:53:03 +0000

City of Vancouver staff cited the reopening of Kam Wai Dim Sum in Vancouver’s Chinatown as an example for funding a new pilot project to address commercial vacancies and the retaining of heritage businesses.

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