TransLink has taken the wraps off improvements to the Joyce-Collingwood SkyTrain station, including a new Instagram-worthy public art installation.
Onni is preparing to move ahead with phase two of Gilmore Place in Burnaby’s Brentwood neighbourhood, including a 37-storey office tower.
Onni Group is planning a major mixed-use development at the corner of Pinetree Way and Glen Drive in Coquitlam. Plans call for three residential towers: 49, 45 and 29 storeys; over a 72,000 sq ft. podium with retail and office space.
A new poll commissioned by UBC shows the vast majority of Metro Vancouver residents support extending the Millennium Line SkyTrain beyond Arbutus Street, all the way to UBC.
Two new renderings of stations along the proposed SkyTrain extension from Surrey to Langley have been released. TransLink recently launched a new website, chronicling updates on the project.
Only projects with 100 per cent social or supportive housing will be considered under interim rezoning policy The City of Vancouver wants to curb land speculation along the Broadway Corridor, ahead of the extension of the Millennium SkyTrain line westward to Arbutus Street — and eventually, UBC. The city is developing a new plan for […]
Richmond is suddenly much closer to getting a new SkyTrain station. Thanks to the frenetic pace of housing development in the Capstan Village area near No. 3 Road, the City of Richmond announced last week that it is handing over $3.5 million to Translink to begin preliminary design of the new Capstan Station. The transit […]
The development team behind the upcoming redevelopment of the Safeway site at Broadway and Commercial are floating an alternative location for a required public plaza — one that’s not on the property. The city’s Grandview-Woodland Community Plan requires an at-grade public plaza as part of any redevelopment of the Safeway site. The plaza is to be “ideally […]
Cultural centres around the Lower Mainland are sitting on valuable, large plots of real estate, and Vancouver’s Italian Cultural Centre is exploring a dramatic redevelopment proposal that will likely serve as a model for others. The centre, also known as Il Centro, has been open since 1977, the result of 13 Italian associations banding together to build […]
The long-awaited Evergreen Line Skytrain line opens at noon on December 2, 2016, after over a decade of planning and construction. The new 11 kilometre line will run from Lougheed Town Centre on the Burnaby-Coquitlam border, to Lafarge Lake-Douglas station, just past Coquitlam Centre. In all, there are six new Skytrain stations along the Evergreen […]