Results tagged “park board”

Our official list of endorsed candidates in Metro Vancouver is now online! It's all come down to this. We're only a couple of days away from the civic elections in Metro Vancouver and a projected 28% of you (or...
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A lot of Vancouver boulevards are beginning to look like Cortes Island wheat fields I trust people will note the photos of Mayor Gregor Robertson and others riding their bicycles along the seawall the other day. Several anomalies appear:...
Will social media improve the quality of policy debates during civic election? It’s official, after months of speculation, Mike Klassen has announced he is trying to win a seat on Vancouver City Council with the Non-Partisan Association (NPA). After...
I was not entirely surprised to read the quote from Green Party park commissioner Stuart Mackinnon in the Vancouver Courier yesterday. Mackinnon told reporter Sandra Thomas:"I'm not saying I won't, but I've found the last couple of years discouraging,"...
GlobalTV's Mike McCardell on the final days of the Stanley Park Petting Zoo Governments have to make tough decisions sometimes. The Vancouver Park Board decided to strike down two facilities in 2009 – the Bloedel Conservatory and the Stanley...
Leaving Vision's herd may result in banishment to a lonely political wilderness Say what you will about Gregor Robertson and his Vision caucus, but you certainly can’t fault them for holding together despite dark clouds on the horizon. Unlike the...
Are Aaron Jasper's flip flops worthy of the world famous Chinese Acrobats? The Vision Vancouver park board caucus have defined themselves by... well, apparently absolutely nothing. Actually, that's not true. We're two years into their mandate with one year...
A Park Board invite delivers an (almost) hidden message – click for larger Question: What do Mahmoud Ahmadinejad and the Vancouver Park Board have in common?Answer: Both have propagated the theory that 9/11 was an inside job.It sounds bizarre,...
Who will join hands leading up to the 2011 election? We've not discussed the happenings of the Vancouver Park Board lately, but a recent joint press release from Green Party park commissioner Stuart Mackinnon and his colleague the NPA's...
So insecure with their own Park Board governance, Vision goes on the attack To me, it looked like an innocent expression of one person's principles. Green Party park board Commissioner Stuart Mackinnon was putting to his colleagues the idea...
Splashing in the fountain atop Queen E Park might be all kids have this summer In what appears to be an awakening political feistiness, lone NPA park commissioner Ian Robertson wants everyone to know that Vision's political priorities for parks...
Signing the anti-HST petition has become a popular thing to do this summerSince the Vancouver Park Board voted to approve HST canvassers to conduct political protests in our park community centres, we've seen even more zealous canvassers out to...
The boss and the wannabe boss – Robertson + Jasper (click for larger)Vancouver Park Board chair Aaron Jasper has practically made a career out of stuff that he used to oppose. The full time realtor whose political ambitions know no bounds...
Flower Power: Jasper echoes Dion in a recent CityCaucus.com attack City Hall watchers are saying that Park Board chair Aaron Jasper "pulled a Meggs" by calling into Bill Good Show yesterday to confront CityCaucus.com's Daniel Fontaine on the subject...
Pow! CUPE 15's leadership say they're disappointed with Vision's 2010 city budget Over the last several years, Vancouver' s CUPE leadership has been instrumental in helping the upstart Vision Vancouver party breakaway from COPE and set up shop on...
The telltale signs of stress are starting to show as the City aims for a zero percent tax increase On the few occasions this year that Allen Garr has seen fit to criticize Vision Vancouver, or their hand-picked City...
Street trees are what help to cool neighbourhoods and make them "green"A news release was sent to CityCaucus.com early this morning from the lone Green Park Board Commissioner Stuart Mackinnon. The headline reads "Green Park Board Commissioner to Oppose Budget...
A bridge over troubled waters – Hundal compromises Vision again. Photo: Jeff Hodson/MetroLongtime political observer and now blogger Alex Tsakumis broke the story that Vancouver Park Board chair Raj Hundal is stepping down from his position on the PNE Board....
Thanks to a little "pruning" tourists have one of Vancouver's best views back On a radiant Monday morning this week I decided to start my workday a bit late and jumped on my bike. On my slow ride through...
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