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Grill n Chill 2019

By |2019-08-16T22:17:10+00:00August 6th, 2019|FCSNA, News|

This year’s Grill n Chill planning is underway! Join your community at Charleson Park on Sunday, August 18.

Share a meal with friends and friends you haven’t met yet, be WOW’d by our local musical talent, get your face painted, play games, and much MORE!

RSVP for the free barbecue: 

Kerry Gold: False Creek South co-ops face a moment of change

By |2019-06-26T15:32:14+00:00June 26th, 2019|FCSNA, News, RePlan|

By Kerry Gold
May 2019

They live in the model community, a success story of livability. But residents of Marina Housing Co-operative in Vancouver’s False Creek South neighbourhood are feeling anything but secure in their housing situation, even though they live on city-owned land.

The 130 or so residents of the co-op will see their 40-year lease […]

Vancouver Sun: Frustration and fear in one of Vancouver’s most lauded, livable communities

By |2019-06-26T15:33:10+00:00June 25th, 2019|FCSNA, News, RePlan|

By Dan Fumano
June 26, 2019

Mayor Kennedy Stewart has hailed Vancouver’s renter protection measures as the “most generous and comprehensive package of protections in Canada.” But residents in one of the city’s most successful neighbourhoods say they’re having trouble with their landlord: the City of Vancouver.

False Creek South,  built on formerly […]

Did you know…

By |2019-05-27T21:48:52+00:00May 27th, 2019|FCSNA, News|

  1. That the Charleson Park trees and shrubs planted in the 70’s were chosen to replicate the rainforest that had been home to the Coast Salish people for thousands of years?

  2. That early in the last century False Creek itself extended south to what is now 6th Avenue, and east as far as Clark […]

Want your kids to eat their veggies?

By |2019-05-27T21:41:54+00:00May 27th, 2019|FCSNA, News|

All sorts of families grow in False Creek South, including many with young children. When children are taught how to garden and grow food, they learn first hand that food comes from the natural world and develop respect for Mother Nature in coming to understand natural cycles:

Did you know…

By |2019-04-24T19:58:19+00:00April 24th, 2019|FCSNA, News|

  1. That in the early 70’s the architectural firm of Thompson, Berwick & Pratt, designing much of the emerging community of False Creek South, tasked the students they’d employed with naming the newly-created streets? 

  2. That one of those students, Jef Keighley, who later became a union […]

Clean Team Cleans Up: Margaret Mitchell Place Pitches In

By |2019-04-24T19:42:24+00:00April 24th, 2019|FCSNA, News|

While the community prepares for its annual cleanup this week, keeping False Creek South clean happens every day in the eastern side of the neighbourhood.

The Clean Team – residents of Margaret Mitchell Place at Ash Street near Commodore– work in pairs in the daily task of cleaning garbage […]

Neighbour Profile: Small Miracles

By |2019-04-24T19:38:05+00:00April 24th, 2019|FCSNA, News|

You might walk by the first time and not notice the small miracle. At first glance there is nothing unusual about a group of adults, some with happy dogs, chatting on a wide part of the seawall just west of Spyglass. The second time you pass by, you […]

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