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Vancouver's business property tax regime ranked high for transparency and simplicity

Nov 24, 2015 – The C.D. Howe Institute ranks Vancouver's business property tax regime with an "A" in transparency and a "B" in simplicity.

Province and City of Vancouver partner to provide winter shelters

Extra shelter spaces open due to cold weather alert

Nov 24, 2015 – Cold weather is forecast for Vancouver November 24 and 29. The City has activated the Assistance to Shelter Act for police to assist persons at risk due to extreme weather conditions. Find extra shelter spaces here.

Bright nights miniature trainin in Stanley Park

Grinch tries to steal Christmas, but the show will go on!

Nov 23, 2015 – The Bright Nights Christmas Train in Stanley Park is forging ahead for the 18th year in a row, running November 26 to January 2.

The DTES Street Market at Pigeon Park and Carroll Street in 2013

DTES Street Vending Project Team to ensure safe, legal vending locations

Nov 18, 2015 – Claims of City staff and VPD sweeping the 0-300 block of East Hastings and displacing people are inaccurate.

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