Ren­ters are band­ing to­gether

Vancouver Magazine - - Cover Story -

The Van­cou­ver Ten­ants Union (VTU) launched in April and by May had its rst vic­tory: the can­cel­la­tion of an evic­tion no­tice against a long-time ten­ant in ad­own­town SRO. By July, it had or­ga­nized res­i­dents of a Mount Pleas­ant build­ing to ght aren­ovic­tion no­tice—and win. As the hous­ing cri­sis con­tin­ues, at least there’s power in num­bers.

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