False Creek Flats

Vancouver train shed
An interesting article in the Globe and Mail this weekend talking about the neighbourhood forming just to the east of us.

‘The Flats’ rises from a post-industrial cradle by Kerry Gold

Framed between railway tracks to the north, wide thoroughfares Clark Drive to the east and Great Northern Way to the south, and Main Street’s growing wall of condo towers, the area nicknamed “The Flats” is set to become an arts-and-tech oriented enclave of students, restaurants, galleries, breweries, coffee shops and limited residential.

Image from the Vancouver Archives.


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