#2 - 630B Carnarvon St., New Westminster BC V3M 1E5
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The B.C. branch of ACORN Canada is lobbying the provincial government to increase assistance rates for single parents with disabilities, and to end the "dollar-for-dollar clawback" on child support payments.
Residents of a 60-unit East Vancouver rental complex are protesting the condition of their “newly renovated” building.
The City of Vancouver will be taking an apartment owner to court after discovering suites in the building have been occupied for months despite not having an occupancy permit or business licence.
In a heated rally, residents of an East Hastings apartment block protested outside their building Monday to bring attention to the insidious, unsafe conditions inside.
Tenants of an East Vancouver building are so unhappy with conditions in their rental complex they are staging a rally Monday outside the apartment. The B.C. Acorn Tenant Union is behind the rally, which will be held at 12:15 p.m. at 3683 East Hastings Street near Boundary Road.
BC ACORN member Desiree Wells talks about payday lending.
On August 1st, 2013, BC ACORN members gathered outside the Residential Tenancy Branch in Burnaby for a Tenants' Rights Rally. 36 members showed their support for getting changes made to the BC Residential Tenancy Act for stiffer penalties for slumlords that don't take care of their tenants' concerns.