At Main and Hastings, a radical rebuff to the rich takes shape, how Bob Williams helped make a derelict cop shop a litmus for clashing values in Vancouver

dc.contributor.authorAlexander, Don
dc.coverage.spatial312 Main: Vancouver Innovation Centre, Greater Vancouver Regional District, British Columbia, Canada, http://sws.geonames.org/11467849/en
dc.date.accessioned2016-08-05T18:40:50Z
dc.date.available2016-08-05T18:40:50Z
dc.date.issued2016-05-31
dc.description.abstractAt the corner of Main and Hastings in Vancouver is the city's former police headquarters, empty since 2010. The next life for the building has been the subject of brainstorming, debate, and protest in recent years. The outcome is now taking shape, what is officially called 312 Main: Vancouver's Social and Economic Innovation Centre, representing compromise and collaboration between the City of Vancouver, Bob Williams and his allies at VanCity credit union, the Jim Green Foundation, and the neighbourhood.en
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dc.format.extent6 pg.en
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dc.identifier.citationAlexander, D. (2016, May 31). At Main and Hastings, a radical rebuff to the rich takes shape: How Bob Williams helped make a derelict cop shop a litmus for clashing values in Vancouver. The Tyee. Retrieved from http://thetyee.ca/Opinion/2016/05/31/312-Main-Rebuff-to-the-Rich/en_US
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10613/2964
dc.language.isoenen_US
dc.publisherThe Tyeeen_US
dc.subject.lcshCooperative societiesen
dc.subject.lcshMakerspacesen
dc.subject.lcshCommunity development--British Columbia--Vancouveren
dc.subject.otherVancouver City Savings Credit Union (Vancity)en
dc.subject.otherJim Green Foundationen
dc.subject.otherPublic access spaceen
dc.subject.otherPropinquityen
dc.subject.other312 Main: Vancouver's Social and Economic Innovation Centreen
dc.titleAt Main and Hastings, a radical rebuff to the rich takes shape, how Bob Williams helped make a derelict cop shop a litmus for clashing values in Vancouveren_US
dc.typeArticleen_US
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