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Judge upholds Vancouver HCA in First Shaughnessy
The BC Supreme Court has upheld the Heritage Conservation Area bylaws passed by the City. You may read the full decision here.
If this decision stands, we believe it is likely that 2nd and 3rd Shaughnessy face the risk of similar regulations, limiting property rights, being imposed upon them in the near future.
Heritage Action Plan Public Advisory Committee Reports
Urban Planning Meeting with Gil Kelley
Gil Kelley, Vancouver's new Chief Planner, held an urban planning meeting on September 28th. The meeting covered Vancouver growth, planning, and how other cities are dealing with the issues. One of our directors wrote a report on the meeting. Click here to read the report.
Arbutus Greenway Update - Notes from the Kerrisdale workshop Sept 22nd 1016
The City held three workshops on the Arbutus Greenway. One of our directors took some notes and pictures at the Kerrisdale workshop. Click here to read the report.
SHPOA Position Paper on Heritage Conservation Area
A draft paper outlining the SHPOA Board's position on the HCA was circulated to members for comment. There were 24 email responses - 17 in support, 6 against and 1 neutral. Read the Position Paper...
First Shaughnessy HCA: IMPORTANT NEIGHBOURHOOD BYLAW CHANGES