Using our current resources to put forward effective land and housing solutions throughout the city, for all communities.
In line with the Musqueam community bring forward an approach that sees housing as more than just a place to live. Look at housing as something vital to the fabric of our lives. Housing needs to be built to serve our families, income, land, environment and greater community.
Build housing that fits our common needs, family needs and the needs of the environment.
Eliminate zoning that reduces apartment buildings in residential areas of the City of Vancouver.
Add rental-only zoning and percentage rental requirements to various buildings and neighbourhoods.
Work with the city and the three local first nations to co-develop rental projects that benefit all and provide affordable rental.
Embrace diversity (diverse people and incomes) in neighbourhoods
Reduce permit wait times for purpose-built rental housing
Support zoning changes in neighbourhoods that need it
Build rental housing and low-income housing on city-owned land
Build new town centres around Skytrain stations, the new St. Paul’s hospital, and Hastings park with a good mix of housing and amenities
Address safety and maintenance issues of single-room occupancy hotels in the Downtown Eastside
Speed up permitting for building new rental housing
Advocate for increased car shares, busses, and Skytrain. As a city grows people need to be able to get to where they need to go. We need to invest in transportation.
Provide more options for prevention of opioid use and ways out for people who want to get out. Harm reduction is only one of many needed solutions.
Work to keep small business sustainable in Vancouver
Give tax breaks to our small business owners to keep them in business.
Negotiate and pool CACs on a set fixed rate
Taking a leadership role in creating a city council that embraces and amplifies the strengths of diversity that is our city, listens, finds consensus and moves us forward
Being a strong Independent voice on city council that looks past the party politics and brings people together around solutions
Making real change for marginalized communities throughout Vancouver
Working on a future for Chinatown that embraces both heritage and progress
Continuing to strengthen the connections between Indigenous and new immigrant communities and further allow Indigenous input for key decision-making rooms throughout the city