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Jul 17City of Vancouver prepares for upcoming by-election this fall

On July 26, Vancouver City Council is expected to appoint the Chief Election Officer who is responsible for overseeing all aspects of the election. The Chief Election Officer’s primary role is to implement the by-election, ensure the integrity of the voting process and voter anonymity, and to encourage democratic participation.

On-street recycling station

Jul 17City making it easier to recycle while out and about

This summer, the City is expanding on-street recycling options throughout downtown Vancouver to help keep our streets clean, litter-free, and vibrant.

Checking blood pressure

Jul 1425 overdose deaths reported for the month of June in Vancouver

Vancouver Police Department reported that Vancouver saw a total of 25 suspected overdose deaths during the month of June, a slight drop from the 30 deaths reported by the BC Coroner for May.

People paddling a canoe during the Gathering of Canoes Festival

Jul 14Gathering of Canoes kicks off Canada 150+ signature events

Vancouver Mayor Gregor Robertson joined 350 other paddlers in 30 canoes who traveled from Ambleside in West Vancouver to the shore at Vanier Park.

Vancouver's Culture Plan 2008-2018

Jul 12The City of Vancouver Approves Investments in Arts and Culture through Grant Programs

Continuing its support of a diverse and robust cultural ecology across Vancouver, the City announced today its annual investments in Cultural Infrastructure Grants and Theatre Rental Grants.

Knight Street upgrade

Jul 11Knight Street infrastructure upgrades complete

Work to update aging water mains, separate the sewer system, and enhance safety along the S-Curve on Knight Street from 12th to 37th Avenue is now complete.

Home and a monthly calendar with fewer than 30 days marked

Jul 11Vancouver takes steps towards legalizing short-term rentals

Short-term rentals could be allowed in principal residences for periods of less than 30 days at a time, if Council approves the proposed rules at a public hearing in fall 2017.

Vancouver Mayor talking to children at Arbutus Greenway

Jul 10Celebration of the Arbutus Greenway temporary path

On Saturday afternoon, Mayor Gregor Robertson and Jerry Dobrovolny joined the community to celebrate the Arbutus Greenway temporary path.

Park Ranger

Jul 07Hot times, summer in the city

The summer sunshine makes Vancouver parks a perfect, summer playground. However, this weather increases the fire hazard in city parks.

People cycling on the 10th Avenue Corridor near Vancouver General Hospital (VGH)

Jul 05Walk, bike, and roll to community events this summer

With summer officially upon us and over a dozen events on the horizon, the City of Vancouver is encouraging residents to walk, bike, and roll to get around town.

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