What happened on January 20th?

Council strikes down the heights review... sort of
Downtown Eastside Neighbourhood Council statement (January 20, 2011)

Two towers down, five to go
Carnegie Community Action Project statement (January 20, 2011)

Was it a victory?
Jean Swanson, Carnegie Community Action Project email list (January 21, 2011)

Mayor calls for more consultation in the Downtown Eastside
Gregor Robertson, Mayor's Blog (January 20, 2011)

Warning sounded on Vancouver gentrification
CBC News (January 20, 2011)

Crosscheck: Building up in the Downtown Eastside
Robert Matas, Globe and Mail (January 20, 2011)

Council backtracks on DTES condo towers
Andrew Weichel, CTV News (January 20, 2011)

Mike Harcourt to Vancouver City Council again: Read my lips!
Jeff Lee, Vancouver Sun blogs (January 20, 2011)

Plans for taller buildings on Downtown Eastside put on hold
Dave White, News 1130 (January 20, 2011)

Sleight of hand at Vancouver Council fails to resolve Downtown Eastside concerns
Jeff Lee, Vancouver Sun blogs (January 21, 2011)

Vancouver delays DTES tower proposal
Bob Mackin, Vancouver 24Hours (January 21, 2011)

Council efforts to quiet opposition meet with opposition from community activists
Jeff Lee, Vancouver Sun (January 21, 2011)

Debate on height review for the Downtown Eastside sent to public hearing
Yolande Cole, Georgia Straight (January 20, 2011)

Council Votes for more consultation on taller buildings
Business Today Vancouver (January 24, 2011)

Councilor Reimer tries to 'divide and conquer' the Downtown Eastside at 4am
Tristan Markle, The Mainlander (January 26, 2011)

Vision Vancouver hits the panic button
Joseph Jones, Vancouver Media Coop (January 27, 2011)




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