Citizen Andrea
It's time to get out of the bubble

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Oct
16

Vancouver Voted

I promised some preliminary post-election thoughts so here they are. First off, a big thank you to all the candidates,
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Oct
14
Vancouver Votes

Vancouver Votes

I realize that I’ve been putting off writing because it’s impossible to ignore the five million tonne elephant
4 min read
Aug
21
Week 1: Temporary Modular Housing

Week 1: Temporary Modular Housing

With the municipal election getting closer in Vancouver (8 weeks from yesterday – mark your calendars for Saturday, October 15, 2022)
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Aug
12

The Biggest Loser

As many of you know I spent four terms elected to local government so it’s probably not a surprise
4 min read
Aug
12

Local Government Elections 2022

BC - October 15, 2022 Yellowknife, NWT - October 17, 2022 Ontario - October 24, 2022 Manitoba - October 26,
Aug
02

It's Time

At the beginning of last August I pressed send on a newsletter, intending to take a month off and then
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Feb
21
TL;DR - I’m not running for mayor

TL;DR - I’m not running for mayor

Thank you to everyone who has been in touch encouraging me to consider a run for mayor in the 2022
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Aug
04

Making Room

Yesterday I was coming home from a friend's house, pushing my bike up a steep hill in the mid afternoon
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Jul
27

The Ravenous City

Many years ago, I read a book that made the case that every civilization that had existed on earth had
5 min read
Jul
19
Good News

Good News

This weekend I finally left Vancouver for a few days, the first time that's happened since March 2020. It would
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