Dear Mayor Robertson, (18 Feb 2015) Thank you for your role in passing the bipartisan unanimous motion just two weeks ago seeking a reduction in unneeded / superfluous light in Vancouver. I am writing you today to share my concerns about Telus’ new sign bylaw amendment application at 520 West Georgia Street. As a downtown […]
LED Screens at BC Place
The screen still requires approval from Vancouver city hall. What do you think? Give your feedback.
On February 11, 2015 a community open house was held regarding an application to allow a large retractable screen on the new Telus Garden building in downtown Vancouver. Henriquez Partners Architects, on behalf of Westbank Corp. and TELUS, have applied to the City of Vancouver to amend the Sign By-law to permit an 7.5 m […]
One of a trio of giant electronic video screens was being dismantled today. And residents who have been plagued by flashing lights invading their homes can finally sleep at night. City bylaws don’t apply The South-facing digital billboard—one of three—was first erected in 2011 under provincial jurisdiction and even though it contravenes city bylaws in […]
The FCRA joins in opposing the giant electronic billboards that intrude into the lives of our neighbours
Families still suffering due to flashing outdoor digital billboards at BC Place Stadium Director, BC Pavilion Corp Vancouver, Monday, February 4, 2013 Please accept our congratulations on your appointment to the Board of Directors of BC Pavilion Corp (PavCo). There is great hope that with your appointment and with that of your new colleagues to […]