Protect the Heart of Chinatown ! City Hall Edition


Controversial 105 Keefer (Chinatown) rezoning goes to public hearing (Tues, May 23): Beedie Group,The proposal by Beedie Group and designed by Merrick Architecture is strongly opposed by the community.
Rezoning info (official City site): http://rezoning.vancouver.ca/applications/105keefer/index.htm
Public hearing info: http://council.vancouver.ca/20170523/phea20170523ag.htm
This is a complex case with many angles, but here are their top seven points:

Taxpayers should not be funding a developer’s profits
Unaffordable for locals
Economic displacement
Lack of design merit
Inappropriate use of culturally sensitive site
Height and mass unfit for area
Rejected by community

MEDIA (original list from #SaveChinatownYVR group
this information was taken from City Hall Watch, please check them out for lots more information.

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