Monthly Archives: December 2011

Fate sealed? Development Permit Board approves 17-story tower (1241 Harwood). Historic Legg Residence to be demolished, but Tulip tree may still be at risk

This case, described earlier by WEN, went to the Development Permit Board on December 12, 2011. In the end, the voting members of the DPB gave “conditional” approval for the proposal for a 17-story tower at 1241 Harwood, which will … Continue reading

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The fate of the rare “A” Heritage Legg Residence hangs in the balance

In the year of Vancouver’s 125th anniversary, the West End is threatened again by the loss of another valued non-replaceable heritage site. It could be the first demolition of an “A” Heritage Building in the City of Vancouver since the … Continue reading

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