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27 August 2015
Housing co-ops have been front and center in the last 24 hours of the federal election campaign, with both the Liberals and NDP unveiling policies that promise to invest significantly in co-op... Read more
26 August 2015
Derek Andrews is a fascinating guy who has (among other things) filmed caribou stampedes in the Arctic while working as a TV producer at a remote station. He knows a thing or two about co-op housing... Read more
26 August 2015
Green Party leader Elizabeth May unveiled her party’s housing policy yesterday in Burnaby. The Green plan includes building more co-op housing and providing rent supplements for an additional... Read more
26 August 2015
CHF BC Executive Director Thom Armstrong was front and centre yesterday as the Affordable Housing Coalition met with the Province newspaper’s editorial board to talk about putting housing... Read more
25 August 2015
The folks at Killarney Gardens got off to a quick start along the campaign trail by hosting a BBQ for the candidates running in the Burnaby South riding. Candidates from three of the major political... Read more
15 May 2013
That’s a wrap – and now the real work starts...They braved cougar alerts, all-candidate free-for-alls and meetings designed to numb the voters’ brains along the campaign trail. Read more
14 May 2013
The Social Butterfly Effect Read more
14 May 2013
Vote – your co-op community needs you!Today is E-Day. The Advance Poll results show a surge of people in B.C. voting early. But many prognosticators are forecasting that almost half of you who... Read more
13 May 2013
Voting poll shocks the (Survey) Monkey... Read more
13 May 2013
Patty’s persuasiveness pots two pins at one event(VICTORIA) Maybe it was the waterfront ambiance, maybe it was the lips-mackin food or perhaps Patty Shaw’s sheer persuasiveness, but NDP... Read more