Marjory Riste

Unlimited Growth Increases the Divide: RIP George Riste

November 28, 2010

Unlimited Growth Increases the Divide: RIP George Riste

This small residential hotel in downtown Vancouver was stubbornly saved from demolition by its amazing owner, the quietly determined George Riste. George resisted numerous attempts by BC Hydro to buy his building, continually asserting the rights of his tenants to remain exactly where they were.  

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