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About Vancouver

How Vancouver looks to the world

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Be part of Vancouver's story

Learn about Vancouver's brand and how you can make our city special.

Get to know Vancouver

Our city

Vancouver, BC is a coastal city on the southwest corner of Canada. Read about its geography, weather, international alliances, and role as the Host City of the 2010 Winter Games.

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Moving to Vancouver

Find information about moving to Vancouver - childcare, health care, housing, schools, and more.

City issues and priorities


Get the latest news and press releases about City projects, priorities, and issues of concern to all Vancouver residents.

Community and cultural events

Calendar of events

Find events that the City of Vancouver and Vancouver Park Board produce, sponsor, and support with grants or contributions.

Getting around Vancouver

Getting around Vancouver

Learn about accessibility, road conditions, and public transit to help you navigate Vancouver.

Media enquiries and resources

Media centre

Find information for the media: City of Vancouver news, contacts, and background information.

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