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Grand Opening of Intercultural Community Garden Saturday May 7, 2011

photo Jason Lang On Saturday, May 7th, the Intercultural Community Garden Project will celebrate its Grand Opening on the rooftop of St Paul’s Hospital. This is a project that I have been working on over the past two years as a Director of the West End Residents Association (WERA). The Intercultural Community garden project is […]

Full letter to editior of Courier on Jericho Wharf

Dear Editor: Re: Jericho Marginal Wharf and Mr. Hasiuk’s “Park board fires ‘green’ torpedo at historic Jericho Wharf “ The decision by the Vancouver Park Board on November 4, 2010 to remove the Jericho Marginal Wharf is a good example of evidenced based decision making. After consultation and debate going back to 2008, involving two […]

Am Johal: nomination for news maker of the year

Every year the Courier has a “news maker of the year” edition where they ask various people in the city to nominate worthy candidates for the title. Below is my nomination for this year in the unedited version that I submitted. Am Johal for news maker of 2009 The key issue that the city of […]

Minister Rich Coleman on his plan to give new powers to police.