200 organizers pack YES! campaign rally
“We can win this referendum!” David Suzuki Foundation CEO Peter Robinson may have been contradicting the last set of public opinion polls, but there were no doubters in the room Wednesday, April 1, as 200 core organizers behind the Better Transportation and Transit Coalition (BTTC) gathered for a noisy mid-campaign rally at the Simon Fraser University Wosk Centre for Dialogue.
B.C. seniors’ organizations back “Yes” campaign
"We need these services!” With that clear declaration, Lorraine Logan, on behalf of the Council of Senior Citizens Organizations (COSCO) of British Columbia, became one of the most recent signatories to the Better Transit and Transportation Coalition. “We’re recommending to all our members: vote Yes,” Logan said.
Better Transit and Transportation Coalition welcomes nine student associations to YES campaign
The Better Transit and Transportation Coalition is pleased today to welcome nine associations representing tens of thousands of post-secondary students in Metro Vancouver to the Yes campaign.
YWCA becomes 100th member of Better Transit and Transportation Coalition
YWCA Metro Vancouver has joined the Better Transit and Transportation Coalition, highlighting the important role that transit plays – now and in the future – for many local families.
B.C. Budget 2015 earns an “A” grade from Board of Trade
The Vancouver Board of Trade, representing thousands of businesses in British Columbia, has assigned an overall grade of “A” the 2015-16 provincial budget.
Coalition Welcomes Provincial Clarification on Collection of Metro Congestion Improvement Tax
"Yes" coalition calls on voters to support Metro Vancouver transportation improvements
Victory for the "Yes" vote in Metro Vancouver's upcoming transportation referendum will benefit people from all walks of life, according to the broad-based Better Transit and Transportation Coalition, which calls the referendum "one of the most important decisions facing our region for the next generation."
VBOT supports Better Transit and Transportation Coalition
The Vancouver Board of Trade has joined a new coalition to support increased investment in regional transit and transportation improvements.
Read the December 2014 issue of Sounding Board online
The December 2014 issue of Sounding Board, The Vancouver Board of Trade's official monthly newspaper, is now online.
Take part in the Dream Employers of BC survey!
The Vancouver Board of Trade has joined forces with Insights West and Miles Employment Group to launch the second annual Dream Employers of BC Survey.