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Kits Beach basketball courts

Aug 18Park Board and Canada One Athletic Foundation celebrate enhanced basketball courts during Kitsfest

Park Board and Canada One Athletic Foundation celebrate enhanced basketball courts at Kitsilano Beach.

Vancouver City Hall

Aug 17Statement of clarification about Saturday's planned protests

We continue to work with Vancouver Police to monitor Saturday's planned protest and minimize any risk to the public. We expect any protest to be held in a peaceful, safe, and non-violent manner.

People seated and enjoying outdoor public space

Aug 16Volunteers needed to help make downtown public space more vibrant and inviting

Help make public space in downtown Vancouver more vibrant and inviting by playing a part in the City of Vancouver's Public Space and Public Life Study.

The Vancouver FIFA Fan Zone

Aug 15Vancouver aims to be part of FIFA 2026 World Cup bid

Today it was announced that Vancouver is one of the cities vying to be part of the joint bid by Canada, the US, and Mexico to host the FIFA 2026 World Cup.

Boater driving his motorboat across False Creek

Aug 15Boaters encouraged to pump, not dump

The City of Vancouver and the Park Board have launched a free mobile pump-out service in False Creek to increase access to sewage disposal facilities and help improve water quality.

Mural on side of building: three people jumping on a sidewalk with the writing - we take care of each other

Aug 11Celebrate public art, music, food, and family activities at Vancouver Mural Festival

Continuing its commitment to maintaining and enhancing Vancouver's arts and culture scene, the City of Vancouver is supporting Vancouver Mural Festival, now in its second year.

Illustration of aerial view of 800 Robson Plaza sidewalk

Aug 11800 Robson Plaza to receive painted design and single level surface

On August 11, the 800 block of Robson Street will be filled to create a single level surface between the sidewalk and the street. Leveling the surface will create a flexible, functional, and level plaza for public use and enjoyment.

Block party table with food and water

Aug 11City streets in high use for fun, community, and creativity this August

Summer event and filming are in full swing at the City with more than 81 events and 70 productions planning to use portions of Vancouver’s streets in August. Residents and visitors are encouraged to participate in the festivities and to plan ahead when travelling around the City.

 Mobi-Mat allows those with mobility challenges to enjoy the ocean

Aug 09Beaches for all: Park Board launches beach mat pilot project at English Bay

Mobi-Mat allows those with mobility challenges to enjoy the ocean.

Person playing the piano at the Bute-Robson Trial Plaza

Aug 08Surprise and Delight: Five new public spaces to enjoy this summer

While you are out enjoying the city this summer on a walk, roll, or bike ride, consider stopping by one of five photogenic new public spaces recently installed across the city.

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