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Catch The Westbound Train

Fri, May 22, 7:00pm

Rain barrel sale!

Sat, May 23, 9:00am–3:00pm

Dig In! Garden Festival 

Sat, May 23, 9:00am–2:00pm

Cambie Corridor Phase 3 Launch Event

Sat, May 23, 10:00am–2:00pm

Happy Hoopla: Family Festival 

Sat, May 23, 10:00am–5:00pm

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2014 Housing Report Card tracks progress of Vancouver Housing Strategy

May 21, 2015 – The annual Housing Report Card will be presented to Council on May 26. It outlines our progress to enable, create, and protect housing that meet the needs of people on different incomes.

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Cast your ballot for the future of our region

May 21, 2015 – Vote “Yes” in the Transportation and Transit Referendum and help promote our economy, protect our environment, and enhance liveability throughout the region.

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Study shows oil spill near Fraser River estuary could kill over 100,000 birds

May 18, 2015 – A recent study commissioned by the City of Vancouver, Tsleil-Waututh Nation, and Living Oceans Society found that Kinder Morgan Canada’s proposal to expand the Trans Mountain pipeline system largely excludes the most serious impacts of an oil spill near Vancouver – the impact on wildlife.

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Spill modelling shows up to 90 per cent of oil could wash up on shores

May 15, 2015 – The City of Vancouver, City of Burnaby, and the Tsleil-Waututh Nation conducted an independent oil spill trajectory modelling of four major oil spill scenarios in the Burrard Inlet.

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