Port Moody council asks mayor to step down until his court case is heard

Port Moody, B.C., city council has voted in favour of asking Mayor Rob Vagramov to take a leave of absence while his sexual assault

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City Council votes for more activity at farmers’ market site

City council voted to look for more “animation” at the River Landing building, effectively preventing the current market from remaining. Nathaniel Dove reports. Source

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Lethbridge council votes down motion to halt funding for supervised consumption site

After a heated debate on Monday, Lethbridge council voted down a motion that would have asked the province to halt funding for the city’s only supervised

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Calgary council to decide how Green Line LRT project should proceed

City council will discuss the next steps for the Green Line during its meeting later today. Administration is proposing to break the first stage

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Vancouver property taxes could rise up to 10% to cover recent council motions: staff – BC

Property taxes in Vancouver could rise by as much as 10 per cent next year in order to pay for a wealth of recent

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Victoria council mulls zoning change to preserve existing rental apartments

Victoria city councillors will look at a zoning change to ensure the city’s existing purpose-built rental buildings — about 500 in total — cannot

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2nd councillor quits Surrey mayor’s Safe Surrey Coalition, citing ‘dysfunctional’ council – BC

Another city councillor has defected from Mayor Doug McCallum’s Safe Surrey Coalition. Brenda Locke made the announcement on Thursday, saying that too many decisions

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Surrey council to consider creating ethics commissioner role for the city – BC

Surrey council will consider on Monday creating an ethics commissioner. Councillor Jack Hundial first brought the idea to council in February. READ MORE: Surrey

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Burnaby council approves further study into SFU gondola – BC

SFU is closer to getting a gondola between Production Way Skytrain and the university than ever before. Monday night at Burnaby City Council, it

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Calgary city council votes down $70M small business grant program

There will be no special assistance from city hall for Calgary businesses this year. A proposed $70M grant program for small business has been

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