Chinese-only signs erected across from Richmond City Hall

Signs appear contradictory to municipal policy, reignite debate

The Chinese-only signage of a new business, in the sightlines of Richmond City Hall, is renewing doubt on the effectiveness of the municipality’s English sign policy and “de-cluttering” bylaw.

“The signage issue is never ending,” said community activist Kerry Starchuk, who has long contended the decades-long controversy is worsening without an enforceable bylaw directing businesses to include an official language.

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