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Labour Day holiday closure

Sep 1, 2015 – Vancouver City Hall will be closed for Labour Day on Monday, September 7. Some Vancouver recreation facilities may also be operating under reduced hours during the long weekend.


Stormy weather: Vancouver clean-up in high gear

Aug 30, 2015 – City of Vancouver and Park Board crews are working around the clock to respond to more than 1000 weather related calls of debris, damage and flooding after the worst storm in almost a decade blew through the region.

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City of Vancouver receives 176 applications for medical marijuana-related businesses

Aug 28, 2015 – Learn what happens next for applicants of medical marijuana-related businesses and compassion clubs.


Kick-back and relax at one of six Vancouver parklets

Aug 25, 2015 – Our Parklet Pilot Program turns two! Celebrate our unique and dynamic spaces where sidewalks and seating extend over parking spaces. View a map and slideshow of parklet locations.

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