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Street-flooding

Aug 30Stormy weather: Vancouver clean-up in high gear

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.

The Windstorm of 2006 devastated Stanley Park

Aug 30Post-storm clean up update

City and Park officials will be available to provide an update on the damage that was inflicted as well as on how the clean-up efforts are progressing.

Vancouver City Hall

Aug 28City of Vancouver receives 176 applications for medical marijuana-related businesses

Learn what happens next for applicants of medical marijuana-related businesses and compassion clubs.

Parklet

Aug 25Kick-back and relax at one of six Vancouver parklets

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.

Apartments in downtown Vancouver

Aug 24Building permit values break records for first half of year

Construction and development dollars being invested in Vancouver have increased nearly 20% over record levels for the same period last year.

Bike counter at Burrard Bridge and Cornwall Avenue

Aug 20City celebrates one millionth cycle trip across Burrard Bridge in 2015

Join us at our celebration station at Burrard and Cornwall on August 20 from 4:30pm to 6:30pm. Guess the time of the millionth trip and you could win a prize.

Green Streets garden on a traffic circle

Aug 17Green Streets volunteers put the “green” in City streets

Find a greater sense of community, beautify our city, and meet new friends by volunteering to garden traffic-calmed spaces on neighbourhood streets.

Apartment building

Aug 14Creating rental units remains high priority for City of Vancouver

With low vacancy rates and a growing population, learn about the actions we're taking to create and protect rental housing. And if you're moving, look up your next home's safety and maintenance record in our Rental Standards Database.

A bright green summer

Aug 13Bright Green Summer grows and celebrates the Greenest City

Participate in a Greenest City activity, give your feedback on the initiative, and share your story about the green actions you take.

W.J. VanDusen at August 30, 1975 opening of VanDusen Botanical Garden

Aug 13Celebrate VanDusen Botanical Garden’s 40th anniversary

On Sunday, August 16, enjoy historical and horticultural displays, talks and tours, live music and a magic show, an heirloom veggie harvest and gin tasting, the climbing wall and putting green, and more, for only $2.00.

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