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Hearty souls from the Royal Life Saving Society preparing to brave the chilly waters of English Bay on a breezy Christmas Day, 1928

Archived - Jun 05Vancouver’s Archives marks 80 years of City history

The Beatles’ dressing room and limo requirements for their PNE show, a silk sample book from a Chinatown merchant, the City’s first voters’ list, a letter written by Captain George Vancouver in 1794, an 1898 police blotter as well as historic photos and movies will all be on display at City Hall on June 7.

Manholes give City maintenance workers access to the sewer and water systems.

Archived - Jun 03Ironclad Art Design Challenge: Winners announced at gala event

The Ironclad Art Design Challenge announced two winners on Saturday, June 1. Each created unique manhole cover designs that will come to life in the streets of Vancouver. The Sanitary Sewer design winner is Andrew Dexel and the Storm Sewer design winner is Nigel Dembicki.

Paint and brush

Archived - Jun 03Gathering Place art show features diverse artists of Downtown South

Artwork from some of Vancouver’s most vulnerable populations will be showcased alongside the work of more established artists at CONNECT, the Gathering Place’s 5th annual art show.

Celebrate! Stanley Park 125 media launch

Archived - May 30Celebrate! Stanley Park: August 24-25 festival to highlight park’s 125th anniversary

The City, Park Board, local First Nations, and sponsors announced a major celebration of the popular, beloved Stanley Park. Join in the outdoor festivities: free family entertainment and performances, sports, heritage experiences, and cultural presentations.

John Hendry Park playground

Archived - May 27Sailboat and custom-built playhouses entertain children in three new accessible playgrounds

Three new accessible playgrounds open in John Hendry, Salsbury, and Carleton Parks in East Vancouver.

Cyclists

Archived - May 24Get to work on two wheels during Bike to Work Week

The City is working with HUB, a non-profit group, to encourage new riders to try one of the cleanest and most energy efficient forms of transportation during Bike to Work Week, which runs May 27 to June 2.

Helen Hill at Potluck Catering

Archived - May 16City of Vancouver affirms its role as a leader in social enterprise

The City of Vancouver is stepping up its support for Vancouver’s booming social enterprise sector, providing grant funding totaling $380,000 over two years to two organizations to support the growth of the social enterprise sector and the capacity of businesses to hire and support people with barriers to employment.

Woman setting out Green Bin

Archived - May 16Are you ready for the switch?

From now until July, if you live in a house or duplex, your Green Bin and recycling will be emptied every week, and your garbage bin every other week. To help you with this change, sign up online for garbage and Green Bin collection reminders by email, text message, voicemail or tweet.

Child on bike

Archived - May 14We want to hear from you about the Point Grey-Cornwall Corridor

Come to a drop-in open house and share your thoughts on ways to improve this corridor May 23, 25 and 27. City staff will be available at all the open houses to discuss the project, answer questions and gather input.

Get ready for summer! Enjoy Vancouver's heated outdoor pools

Archived - May 14Almost summer! Outdoor pools open this weekend

Outdoor pools and beaches open for summer on May 18, 2013, with lifeguards and park rangers on duty.

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