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 […]

Planning False Creek South: What’s next?

By |2019-03-20T15:30:05+00:00March 20th, 2019|News|

In the early 1970s the City of Vancouver took a bold step in reimagining the former industrial lands at False Creek South as a new urban residential neighbourhood. The master plan called for a mix of one-third each of non-market rental housing, co-ops and condominiums in a low-to […]

Introduction to Between the Bridges

By |2019-03-20T15:31:34+00:00March 20th, 2019|News|

The City of Vancouver initiated the False Creek South Neighbourhood Association in the 1970s in order to create a collective voice for residents within its visionary new livable community along the south shore of False Creek. Over the years the Association has represented neighbourhood views, negotiated improvements,  sponsored numerous community-oriented events and initiatives, […]

Neighbour Profile: Convivial? Very!

By |2019-03-20T15:22:59+00:00March 20th, 2019|News|

When Beth Dempster wondered what to name her first coffee shop she received unequivocal advice: Find a short word that people will understand.

Instead, she chose Convivial because “it’s such a great word and I love it”. Conceding that “hardly anyone knows what it means”, she devotes half a […]

Strata Leaseholder Society Holds First Special General Meeting

By |2019-03-07T23:23:19+00:00March 7th, 2019|News, Uncategorized|

On February 19, the newly-formed Strata Leaseholder Society Bargaining Agency held its first Special General Meeting at the Holiday Inn on Broadway. Despite the wet weather, an efficient group of neighbourhood volunteers registered around 230 agency members and guests, who huddled into the Arbutus Ballroom for a presentation, […]

Richard Evans: False Creek South offers proven model on how to create affordable housing

By |2018-10-23T16:06:30+00:00October 23rd, 2018|FCSNA, News, RePlan|

False Creek South is one of the few proven models Vancouver has for creating sustainable and affordable communities. With so many candidates talking about innovative, non-market solutions to addressing the housing crisis, it’s time for the lessons of False Creek South to become a part of the conversation.

Welcome to False Creek South

Welcome to the Homepage of the False Creek South Neighbourhood Association. We look forward to your feedback! Please feel free to leave us a comment or send us an email at any point in time with regards to content, layout, design or any glitches in the interface. We also welcome your contributions of stories from the neighbourhood if you would like to contribute to this website. The FCSNA Web Team

Contact Info

False Creek South Neighbourhood Association, c/o False Creek Community Centre, 1318 Cartwright St, Vancouver, British Columbia, V6H 3R8