Affordable Housing: Questions, Solutions

Thursday, April 25
7:00 pm to 8:30 pm

Join us for a lively panel discussion on several aspects of the housing crisis on a local, provincial, national and worldwide basis. Panelists and general topics include:

  • Patrick Condon, UBC Professor, Urban Design: Why is housing so expensive? We need housing policies at all levels of government.
  • Karen O'Shannacery, Burnaby homeless advocate: Homelessness in Burnaby -- challenges and solutions.
  • Michael Geller, architect/planner and developer: Alternative forms of "gentle densification."
  • Jeffrey Yu, New Vista Society: Housing options for seniors including the role of charities.

Please register by clicking on the link above or by calling any BPL information desk. For more details, call 604-436-5400.