Monthly Archives: November 2016

West Enders: Buy resident parking permit now (if you don’t have one) to save hundreds of dollars a year in future

West Enders who do not yet have resident parking permits may wish to make their purchase soon, because NEW parking permits in the West End are expected to cost about $600 per year, whereas renewals (May 2017) are expected to be about $75 for existing … Continue reading

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West End / Coal Harbour Housing Forum – Nov 24 (Thurs) – by West End/Coal Harbour MLA Spencer Chandra Herbert

Here is an announcement from BC MLA for the West End and Coal Harbour, Spencer Chandra Herbert, who says “We are a community currently experiencing a devastating housing crisis that affects so many of us.” 6:30 pm, Thursday, November 24, … Continue reading

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Adriane Carr town hall meeting in West End Nov 30 (Wed) as Neighbourhood Liaison Councillor

Councillor Adriane Carr Holding Neighbourhood Liaison Town Hall Meetings Vancouver City Councillor Adriane Carr has scheduled Town Hall Meetings in the four neighbourhoods to which she has been assigned “neighbourhood councillor liaison” duty, including the West End. Below are the … Continue reading

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Realtor lists 1045 Haro strata & offices at 875 Thurlow, potential for 2 new 60-storey towers: Case study for West End Community Plan

The URBAN YVR blog has a post dated November 5 entitled “West End strata goes up for sale, two new 550′ feet tall towers could be allowed: Redevelopment of strata and office buildings could transform block next to Sutton Place … Continue reading

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West End parking: Paul Juzkow reports on research, comments on City’s responses. Council decision coming soon.

A year ago, West End residents learned that the City of Vancouver was consulting the public and looking for solutions to parking problems in the West End. In July 2016 we learned that staff had issued nine recommendations, including a … Continue reading

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