Category Archives: Presentations

Problems with Vancouver Laneway Homes

Part One: Part Two: Advertisements

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Recommendations to City Staff given by concerned Vancouver citizens

City of Vancouver Meeting with Staff – January 28 2011 – Rev. 2 Introduction We have asked to meet with city staff to submit a series of recommendations based on our experience to date with the implementation of the Laneway … Continue reading

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Laneway Housing and the Eco-density Charter

The Eco-density Charter was unanimously approved by Vancouver City Council on June 10th, 2008. This Charter commits the City to make sustainability a primary goal in planning decisions. It outlines eight major commitments to its citizens, present and future. However … Continue reading

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No Eco, All Density!

Download, print and distribute this No Eco, All Density PDF file.

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Cityhallwatch: Citizen Reviews of Major Rezoning Applications in Vancouver

Here’s a great website regarding the seemingly arbitrary (actually, developer-driven) re-zoning of Vancouver by Gregor Robertson and his hearing-impaired* City Council: Cityhallwatch: Citizen Reviews of Major Rezoning Applications in Vancouver. It is increasingly apparent to the voting public that the … Continue reading

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Six new Vancouver laneway homes toured

To see and read a CTV report on the latest laneway house openings, see Six new Vancouver laneway homes toured. By: ctvbc.ca Date: Sunday Dec. 12, 2010

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“Affordable” Laneway House for Rent: $3000/mo

Gregor Robertson and his City Council will stonewall this as well, no doubt, but since when did their “low income housing” and “small granny flat” become a $3000 per month Coach House big enough for 2 couples and 4 cars?

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