February 16, 2022 Community, News

On February 16, 2022, the UNA received word from Electoral Area A Director Jen McCutcheon that Minister of Municipal Affairs Josie Osborne has announced her decision to support the rezoning application for a cannabis store within the UEL (located at 5784 University Boulevard). More information about the decision can be found here.

Minister Osborne’s decision was the first stage of the decision-making process for this application. The second stage of this process will be a decision by the Metro Vancouver Board of Directors.

Director McCutcheon provides more information about the process on her website and assured residents that all feedback that was received had been submitted to the Electoral Area Committee and the Metro Vancouver Board. Additional comments can be sent to Metro Vancouver by emailing Marcin Pachcinski at marcin.pachcinski@metrovancouver.org (please copy Director McCutcheon at areaajen@gmail.com).

Director McCutcheon’s full update can be found on her website.