Cleanup Efforts Cited by Peter Ladner & Frances Bula

From Frances Bula’s column on the Leadership Vancouver Mayoral Debate: “(Ladner) cited Woodward’s as an example of the kind of project the (Downtown East Side) needs, which has mixed uses and which will “infuse the neighbourhood with social capital.” That means people with the energy to clean up the area …

“He mentioned NPA council candidate Sean Bickerton as the kind of person he meant, an entertainment-industry guy who moved into Tinseltown and, when he found out about a significant social problem affecting his building, organized … to make change.”