Posts Tagged ‘City of Vancouver’

2012 SAB Awards Winning Project - Karis Place - More Than A Roof, Vancouver

Thursday, July 26th, 2012


Karis Place is a partnership between More Than A Roof Housing Society, BC Housing, and the City of Vancouver. It provides rental housing as part of the Provincial Homelessness Initiative, which focuses on providing safe, secure and supportive housing in response to the current homelessness crisis in Vancouver.

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Salt Building revival

Tuesday, June 15th, 2010

Restored heritage warehouse targets LEED-Gold certification

The Salt Building is centrally located in Vancouver’s new Southeast False Creek [SEFC] sustainable neighbourhood. Dating from the 1930s, it is the only remaining structure in the first phase of SEFC that connects directly back to False Creek’s rich industrial past of sawmills, shipbuilding, and steel fabrication.

By Russell Acton

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