Book Review: Streetfight — Handbook for an Urban Revolution

Streetfight—Handbook for an Urban Revolution

Streetfight offers an empowering road map for rethinking, reinvigorating, and redesigning city streets to work better for everybody that use them.

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False Creek South: An Experiment in Community [Weekend Watch]

False Creek South has been a showcase for the benefits of mixed-income and mixed-use living for the past 40 years; including hundreds of co-operative homes. However, the pending end of city leases and federal operating agreements will lead to significant changes and challenges in the community over over the coming decades.

This video takes a look back and explores what may lie ahead. Continue reading

Housing Co-ops Build Community

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to live in a housing co-op? This short video gives you a taste of co-op life as seen through the eyes of co-op members and show you how housing co-ops build community. You’ll also see how a membership association like the Co-operative Housing Federation of BC builds the community of housing co-ops in British Columbia.

The video was produced by Novel Pictures. Thanks to Vancity for its generous support and to our members for building communities we can all be proud of.