Wednesday, May 29, 2013

Driving Up the Cost - A new perspective on affordability in Vancouver

Spacing Vancouver: "areas that are walkable, centrally-located and have good access to transit are much more affordable than those that are car-oriented and where land uses are segregated."

'via Blog this'

Sunday, May 5, 2013

#Autosprawl is choking the economy - so let's tax it's biggest victims!

Vancouver committee debates paying for transit by taxing First Nations: "VANCOUVER - A Metro Vancouver regional district committee is floating the idea of imposing a levy on the area's aboriginals to add millions to its cash-strapped transit system, a suggestion immediately deemed "unacceptable'' by First Nations leaders."

'via Blog this'