Update on the City of Vancouver's SRO battle

The City of Vancouver has struggled to force the owners of two Vancouver Single Room Occupancy hotels to clean up their properties and fix the multitude of reported problems. Recently the situation escalated with the City taking legal action.

A solution seems to have been found, with Community Builders Group taking control of the SROs. Community Builders Group has renovated and currently runs four other SROs.

Residents continue to work with Pivot Legal Society on a class action lawsuit against the owners of the Palace Hotel and Wonder Rooms. Read the full story in The Tyee.