Ming Sun Benevolent Society’s response to City of Vancouver Information Bulletin dated, December 6, 2013
Prepared on December 12, 2013
(NOTE: reference to “Exhibits” may be made available to qualified requests)
City of Vancouver: “ Over the past five months, the City of Vancouver has taken repeated steps to ensure the safety of the Ming Sun Building at 437-441 Powell Street. Unfortunately, the owners have refused to provide a plan to make the urgent repairs required. The Ming Sun Benevolent Society themselves informed the City on November 14 that the building is beyond repair and should be demolished.”
As disclosed at our Media Conference on Dec 6, 2013, it has been the City of Vancouver who has not responded in a timely manner. The MSBS has always met with city reps in good faith, and met on a timely basis.
On July 30, 2013, MSBS representatives and family members met with the City to express concern regarding…