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Jessica Barrett

Stories by Jessica Barrett


Five Policies That Would Have Helped Me Stay in Vancouver

Rent control, affordable child care and a relaxation of pet bans for renters would address affordability in the short term.

By Jessica Barrett, 20 Nov 2017


I Left Vancouver Because Vancouver Left Me

A personal essay on loving, and leaving, a city after being defeated by its affordability crisis.

By Jessica Barrett, 30 Oct 2017