Jonathon Narvey

Jonathon Narvey

Jonathon Narvey covers city politics, policy and urban issues in Vancouver for Granville magazine and Granville Online

Granville magazine columnist Jonathon Narvey is a Vancouver writer and principal of Writeimage. His writing delves into everything green in Vancouver, from politics to Chinatown.


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From city budget debates to Greenest City initiatives, there's lots going on at City Hall. Jonathan blogs about civic issues that affect the future of our city, putting them in the context of Vancouver residents' every day lives.


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Transit: Bring it on!– L.A. proves that success depends as much on attitude as infrastructure.

Green roads and risky paths – Vancouver’s politicians have room to push green agenda.

Built to last – Our city's heritage is the key to our future sustainability.

Happy city, Happy Planet– The new mayor's priorities inspire faith in the city's future.

The greenest city in the west – Enough talk, ecodensity is here.

Chinatown revitalization– Can the neighbourhood reestablish itself and retain its cultural distinctiveness?

We like to move it, move it – When it comes to effective, sustainable transportation, most Vancouverites don’t know how good they’ve got it.

Global comes local – Climate change hits home.

Going green – Vancouver's taking it "one day at a time."

Transit: Bring it on! – Vancouver may have the upper hand when it comes to boosting public transit.