For Immediate Release: February 7, 2012 The Coalition of Progressive Electors says the newly announced membership of the Mayor’s Housing Affordability Task Force leaves many critical stakeholders out of the discussion. COPE is calling on the Mayor to revisit the
For Immediate Release: January 17, 2011 The Coalition of Progressive Electors is urging Vancouver City Council to expand the scope of the Online Rental Database that passed today at Council because of far too many gaps that leave out a
Councillors call for affordable rentals in proposed Coast Plaza Hotel rezoning
COPE Councillors Ellen Woodsworth and David Cadman are calling for the proposed rezoning of the West End’s Coast Plaza Hotel to include a substantial level of affordable rental units. The current proposal, which Council will decide today whether to send to public hearing, contains no guarantee of affordability in an already tight housing market.