[Solheim Place tenants in April, 2019 Photo Credit: Nat Lowe]
July 7, 2019
VTU members voted unanimously in favour of a new “Language Access Fund”Read more
VTU members collect tenant stories and partner with a youth arts mentorship program to create audio podcasts about housing.
Above: Kell Gerlings leads a discussion on housing and social action. Photo courtesy of VIVO Media Arts CentreRead more
Alice Saunders House is home to 64 low income seniors and managed by non-profit Brightside Community Homes Foundation. Brightside has decided to invest a $18.1 million grant from the BC government in demolishing Alice Saunders Building and replacing it with a mixed market and non-market building.
On March 24th 2019, the inaugural meeting of the VTU West End Chapter took place at Gordon Neighbourhood House...Read more
Vancouver Cllr. Jean Swanson is bringing a motion to City Council next Wednesday, April 3 to stop giving subsidies (in the form of Development Cost Levy (DCL) waivers) for the construction of luxury, unaffordable rentals incorrectly named "affordable for-profit market rentals".Read more
One Tuesday Jan 29th, Hastings Sunrise tenants met to initiate a VTU local chapter in this renter-heavy neighbourhood.Read more