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Airbnb pledges to help B.C. cities regulate, tax vacation rentals

Airbnb pledges to help B.C. cities regulate, tax vacation rentals

UBCM forum told of growing concern about impact on housing supply, options for local regulations
B.C. cities seek to end oily investments

B.C. cities seek to end oily investments

UBCM vote calls for alternative, despite challenges
B.C.-wide registry of dangerous dogs urged

B.C.-wide registry of dangerous dogs urged

Municipal leaders say it's too easy for owners of dangerous dogs to skip town and evade tracking and restrictions
'Grow Local BC' province's latest community contest

'Grow Local BC' province's latest community contest

10 urban or semi-rural communities will get up to $25,000 each to help people get back to growing their own food
B.C. cities seek policing cost reform at UBCM

B.C. cities seek policing cost reform at UBCM

Smaller communities want to smooth out abrupt jump in RCMP costs when their population tops 5,000

McNeill Airport award uplifting

The Port McNeill Airport has been awarded the William Templeton trophy.
B.C. cities join push to halt Vancouver Island old-growth logging

B.C. cities join push to halt Vancouver Island old-growth logging

UBCM delegates vote to protect remaining ancient forests on Crown land
Premier funds water, firefighter help for communities

Premier funds water, firefighter help for communities

NDP leader John Horgan says Premier Christy Clark's speech at UBCM convention a rewrite of her 2013 election campaign

RDMW questions financing pool

some directors took issue with Port Hardy expecting a financial contribution for the pool and it being referred to as a 'regional' facility.
B.C. Greens to shun corporate, union donations

B.C. Greens to shun corporate, union donations

Leader Andrew Weaver presses BC Liberals, NDP to follow Greens and take 'big money' out of politics