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Friday, April 7, 2017 11:15 AM
The B.C. government has committed $65 million to support the purchase and renovation of 364 units of affordable rental housing for low-to-moderate-income individuals with mental-health or substance-use issues.
Saturday, April 1, 2017 10:15 AM
The public has chosen 56 Japanese-Canadian historic places with significance to British Columbians of Japanese descent following a four-month nomination period.
Friday, March 31, 2017 4:00 PM
Due to cooler than normal weather this year, seven winter response shelters will receive additional provincial government funding to remain open in April.
Friday, March 24, 2017 3:07 PM
The Province is helping a non-profit society improve the affordability of their Surrey housing development by providing $75,000 per year over a 10-year period.
Friday, March 24, 2017 1:15 PM
The construction phase of the Single Room Occupancy (SRO) Renewal Initiative is now complete and all 13 of the renovated single-room-occupant buildings are fully operational.
Thursday, March 23, 2017 4:30 PM
Teresa Wat, Minister of International Trade and Minister Responsible for the Asia Pacific Strategy and Multiculturalism, on behalf of Premier Christy Clark, will present Terry Yung, a well-known Vancouver citizen, with the province’s newest honour, the Medal of Good Citizenship.
Wednesday, March 22, 2017 3:15 PM
Vulnerable homeless youth will get a helping hand from the provincial government with an additional $5 million in housing and support services at Covenant House Vancouver (CHV).
Friday, March 17, 2017 10:45 AM
Workers coming to B.C. through the B.C. Provincial Nominee Program (PNP) can now be exempt from the additional property transfer tax on foreign buyers, helping ensure B.C. continues to attract highly skilled workers and entrepreneurs across all sectors of the province’s diverse economy, including the growing tech sector.
Sunday, March 12, 2017 9:30 AM
A partnership between the British Columbia government, S.U.C.C.E.S.S. and the City of Vancouver will create 109 units of new affordable housing for low- to moderate-income individuals, seniors and families.
Tuesday, March 7, 2017 11:00 AM
Deputy Premier and Minister Responsible for Housing Rich Coleman has presented the Honour House Society with a $4,330,000 cheque on behalf of the Province to pay off its remaining mortgage.