Tag Archives: Heritage

CKNW – Bill Good Show:

Bill Good Show – July 21, 2014 Interview Communities shut out of planning Radio Interview with Elizabeth Murphy  Interview Link From CKNW online post: We are expecting fireworks between Gregor Robertson and Kirk LaPointe in the race for the mayor’s chair … Continue reading

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City’s Heritage Action Plan needs work

Opinion: City’s plan insufficient to preserve heritage homes Building-codes changes needed to make renovation, restoration viable By Elizabeth Murphy, Special to The Vancouver Sun  June 9, 2014  3:29 PM Two Tudor-style houses known as the Two Dorothies were recently saved from demolition … Continue reading

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Saving Character Homes

Opinion: We’ve saved character homes before  Vancouver could improve policies to reduce demolitions of character buildings By Elizabeth Murphy, Special to The Vancouver Sun  May 24, 2014 The City of Vancouver has approved a demolition permit for the Legg House, an … Continue reading

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Vancouver schools in crisis

Heritage schools considered for partial or full demolition and replacement, sale, lease, or redevelopment by Elizabeth Murphy, Georgia Straight on Jun 21, 2011 Queen Mary Elementary School. The Vancouver school board is considering what to do with heritage schools across Vancouver. … Continue reading

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