city politics

Can Vancouver Afford Another Task Force?

Can Vancouver Afford Another Task Force?

Vancouver’s newly elected Mayor Kennedy Stewart is asking his four-party council for their trust as he moves forward with a broadly worded motion for a new opioid task force.

Is This The Year of Women for Vancouver Politics?

Is This The Year of Women for Vancouver Politics?

With seven female mayoral candidates and 62 women running for council, park board, and school trustees, the outcome of this municipal election could launch Vancouver’s Year of the Women.

How Will History Remember Mayor Gregor Robertson?

How Will History Remember Mayor Gregor Robertson?

Yesterday, Mayor Robertson announced that he won't be running for re-election; today, civic reporter Frances Bula weighs in on his city-hall legacy.