Workers board up shops on Robson Street in Vancouver, British Columbia, on March 27. Photo: Bloomberg Workers board up shops on Robson Street in Vancouver, British Columbia, on March 27. Photo: Bloomberg
Workers board up shops on Robson Street in Vancouver, British Columbia, on March 27. Photo: Bloomberg

Coronavirus: A Vancouver-area city hall tells businesses to shut, but one landlord plays ‘hardball’ on rent – city hall

  • The District of North Vancouver wants businesses shut if they cannot respect social distancing – but it also wants full rent from its commercial tenants
  • Yoga studio boss Terry McBride says that unlike his private landlords, the district was ‘heartless’ to offer a secret half-month deferral with 48-hour deadline

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Workers board up shops on Robson Street in Vancouver, British Columbia, on March 27. Photo: Bloomberg Workers board up shops on Robson Street in Vancouver, British Columbia, on March 27. Photo: Bloomberg
Workers board up shops on Robson Street in Vancouver, British Columbia, on March 27. Photo: Bloomberg
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