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Apr 24We are seeking ideas for making Vancouver a healthy city for all

Over the next six weeks, you will have the chance to share innovative and creative ideas to help achieve health targets over the next decade, through a series of idea labs, online and social media forums, and special partner events.

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Apr 22Earth Day celebrations in Vancouver parks

Celebrate Earth Day with activities in several parks across the city on April 22, 26, and 27. Activities include a park cleanup, invasive-plant removal, tree planting, geocaching, habitat restoration, an educational walk, and family entertainment.

Burrard Bridge

Apr 17Road closures along Burrard Street and Burrard Bridge: Easter weekend

This weekend, the Burrard Bridge and Burrard Street will be closed from 1st Avenue to Pacific Boulevard from 3:00am to 12noon. Cornwall Avenue between Burrard and Cypress will be closed all day Friday and Saturday.

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Apr 1775 per cent drop in rental building violations following the launch of our online database

The City’s searchable database of rental buildings has improved the condition of rental housing available in Vancouver, helping renters make more informed decisions about their housing.

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Apr 16Easter weekend holiday closure

Vancouver City Hall will be closed for the Easter holiday weekend on Friday, April 18, and Monday, April 21. We will reopen on Tuesday, April 22 at 8:30am.

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Apr 16Council approves a long-term strategy for our urban forest: Protection of Trees Bylaw updated

Council has endorsed a comprehensive long-term Urban Forest Strategy, which will provide the necessary tools to protect existing trees, plant trees more strategically, and manage a healthy, resilient urban forest for future generations.

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Apr 15Think twice before buying a rabbit or chick for Easter

Rabbits and chicks require as much care as dogs or cats. We encourage you not to buy live pets without considering the long term commitment.

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Apr 14Come together for a spring cleanup

It’s spring cleanup time in Vancouver. Participate in the City's Keep Vancouver Spectacular Neighbourhood Block Cleanup, an event that encourages you to help clean litter from public spaces such as streets, lanes, and parks.

Providing high-quality, affordable water is one of the City's priorities.

Apr 10Water main cleaning

We will be cleaning water mains between April 7 and May 30. During this period, your water may be temporarily discoloured or cloudy. Safety of drinking water will not be affected.

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Apr 10City services have been unaffected by the

We continue to monitor all systems, and in the unlikely event an issue or vulnerability is uncovered, it will be addressed immediately.

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