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Province looking at impact of COVID-19 on renters and landlords

Province looking at impact of COVID-19 on renters and landlords

“In many cases, people are one paycheque away from not being able to afford rent.”
Here is what it's like in Whistler Village right now (VIDEO)

Here is what it's like in Whistler Village right now (VIDEO)

"This place is super eerie here right now."
Here are the criteria for having your prescriptions refilled without a note

Here are the criteria for having your prescriptions refilled without a note

Patients are encouraged not to stockpile medications.
ICBC suspends all driver road tests for at least two weeks

ICBC suspends all driver road tests for at least two weeks

All motorcycle, passenger and commercial road tests are cancelled for at least two weeks
Venues across Vancouver close temporarily in response to COVID-19 pandemic

Venues across Vancouver close temporarily in response to COVID-19 pandemic

There are fewer and fewer places open in Vancouver, as officials urge social distancing and staying home
List of Metro Vancouver restaurants closing due to COVID-19 crisis continues to grow

List of Metro Vancouver restaurants closing due to COVID-19 crisis continues to grow

The restaurant industry as we know it is grinding to a halt right now in the wake of the COVID-19 crisis
Two visitors to Whistler test positive for COVID-19 upon return to Hong Kong

Two visitors to Whistler test positive for COVID-19 upon return to Hong Kong

Both women travelled on Cathay Pacific flight CX837 in the business-class cabin.
‘Unprecedented paralysis of activity’ to curtail B.C. home sales: BCREA

‘Unprecedented paralysis of activity’ to curtail B.C. home sales: BCREA

The BCREA also says financial aid packages will be needed for households, especially B.C.'s renters
BC Ferries car deck rules suspended to prevent COVID-19 spread

BC Ferries car deck rules suspended to prevent COVID-19 spread

BC Ferries will increase patrols on the enclosed car decks “to ensure safety in the rare event of an emergency"
B.C. suspends in-class K-12 learning province-wide in response to COVID-19 crisis

B.C. suspends in-class K-12 learning province-wide in response to COVID-19 crisis

"The actions taken today are temporary. We will return to regular school life down the road."