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Fire extinguisher course

Thu, Feb 11, 6:00pm–8:00pm

Dances for a Small Stage 33 

Thu, Feb 11, 8:00pm

New Works: Troy McLaughlin

Fri, Feb 12, 8:00pm

Indspire Awards

Fri, Feb 12, 8:30pm

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Vancouver City Hall

City’s credit outlook revised to positive on improving financial management practices

Feb 5, 2016 – Our long-term credit and senior unsecured debt credit ratings, as well as short-term issuer credit rating were affirmed at AA+ and A-1+, respectively. This change follows an increase in credit rating from AA to AA+ in 2015.

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City asks NEB not to approve pipeline expansion

Feb 5, 2016 – Our lawyers delivered our final oral argument to the National Energy Board in Calgary today on the proposed Trans Mountain Pipeline expansion.

The City’s Building Energy Retrofit Strategy targets the buildings that will most help to reduce these emissions.

New fund to spur energy efficiency upgrades for buildings

Feb 3, 2016 – The $1 million fund will support our work to carry out the Building Energy Retrofit Strategy to reduce the amount of greenhouse gas emissions from buildings. Learn about the fund's first steps.


Vancouver Park Board wants nature in the city, not an urban jungle

Feb 2, 2016 – Park Board has approved a comprehensive plan to increase the size and quality of Vancouver’s natural areas including forests, wetlands, streams, shorelines, and meadows.

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