"Their position was simple - 'We want the project, we went out and supported the project and Onni should not abandon the project until the council has formally said yes or no.'"
Onni vice-president Beau Jarvis on the company's decision to bring their two-tower Lonsdale and 13th Street project back before city council (from a Jan. 16 news story).
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"In the two years I've been chairing it, we've been treading water."
District of North Vancouver Mayor Richard Walton discusses the difficulties of alleviating transit woes in his role as chairman of the Mayors' Council on Regional Transportation (from a Jan. 18 news story).
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"I have nurses going home in tears because they can't provide excellent care."
Chairwoman of the Coastal Mountain region of the B.C. Nurses Union Kath-Ann Terrett blasts the staff shortages she says are plaguing local hospitals (from a Jan. 13 news story).