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Tzeporah Berman and Councillor David Cadman slam Canada's Kyoto decision
Greenpeace's Tzeporah Berman and outgoing COPE councillor David Cadman respond to Canada's announcement that it will not renew commitments to Kyoto.
Dec 5th, 2011
Canada 'fiddles while planet burns', says Councillor David Cadman at Durban climate talks
Where in the world is Councillor David Cadman? Fighting climate change in Durban.
David P. Ball
Dec 2nd, 2011
Greenest City Action Plan aims to double green jobs by 2020, Johnston tells council
Deputy City Manager Sadhu Johnston said the Greenest City Action Plan is divided into three themes and is one of the most ambitious in the world.
Jul 12th, 2011
Ken Lum tells of father's devastating gambling addiction, as moral issues surface at casino hearings
Moral questions surrounding gambling surfaced repeatedly in today's public hearing on casino expansion. Councillors pressed casino proponents hard, eliciting some surprising answers from casino...
Apr 10th, 2011
Enough kitchen-table kvetching: Vancouver event offers strategies for community change
VAN BC's free conference will be held on Sunday, February 13th, at Ray Cam Community Centre, 920 East Hastings, from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm.
Feb 10th, 2011
Mayor Gregor Robertson declares "Canucks Day" at City Hall celebration
Mayor Gregor Robertson, standing with Canucks owner Francesco Aquilini and Canucks General Manager Mike Gillis, told an enthusiastic crowd today on the back lawn of City Hall that April 27th...
Apr 27th, 2010