Tag Archives: Surrey

(1257) Surrey tent city

Who are we kidding?  This country is one of the great headless monsters of neoliberal capitalism.  High priced real estate opportunities and a view of the mountains for some.  Tent city for others.
‘From living to existing’: Tent city doubles in size in BC’s ‘other’ Downtown Eastside. In Surrey, a sprawling tent city is now home to over 130 occupants. The province is finalizing plans to build 150 modular housing units. Will it be enough?
nationalpest.com

 

(979) Welcome to your IBC

SurreyBCMississauga is tough for us to figure out at times, even though the suburban-poverty.com office complex has been located in this sprawlalicious place for some five full years now.  Surrey, BC?  Never been.  Both places are mentioned right away in this sensible article asking that we consider framing where most of us find ourselves living a little differently.

Forget downtowns and suburbs: the “in-between cities” are where it’s at
cbc.ca The 180 with Jim Brown

Reconnecting the in-between city
newgeography.com (2010)

image: Surrey, BC by Waferboard via Flickr/CC