#2 - 630B Carnarvon St., New Westminster BC V3M 1E5
***Please enter through the BACK entrance - off Mackenzie St.***
Tenants of a Whalley apartment feel their concerns over dire living conditions have been ignored by city hall.
The Metrotown Development Update Plan will destroy nearly three thousand affordable rental units in the Metrotown neighbourhood, resulting in the demoviction of over 8000 tenants, who already are facing class, race, age and ability marginalization.
In what has become a familiar scene at city hall, dozens of residents packed council chambers to oppose a rezoning application that would spell the end to four more older rental buildings in Metrotown.
Group wants city to track complaints about problems with rental apartment buildings
ACORN members braved the bitter winds to call on the city of Surrey's by-law department to improve their accountability to the citizens of the city
The members of the North Surrey and Newton chapters of ACORN have officially launched their campaign to improve safety in their communities.
More than 70 people have died of illicit-drug overdoses in Surrey so far this year, an increase mirroring the overdose crisis afflicting the entire province.
Housing advocates continue to fight the loss of older rental buildings in Burnaby, setting their sights on proposed changes to the Metrotown development plan.