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Jun 26Park Board makes a plea for the trees

Please help us water young trees so they can grow to see another summer. Make it a family activity and teach your children about the importance of trees. Young trees need about 15 litres of water twice per week.

Women's soccer fans

Jun 26FIFA Fan Zone open June 30

The Fan Zone is open an extra day on Tuesday, June 30 from 12:00 noon to 7:00pm. Come enjoy the festivities and watch the semi-final match on the big screens.

Paying online is fast and convenient

Jun 26Property taxes are due Friday, July 3

There's one week left to pay property taxes and claim home owner grants. To meet the deadline and avoid line-ups, pay and claim online.

Group photo on Vancouver Art Gallery steps for Keep Vancouver Spectacular 2015 event

Jun 2620,000 Volunteers join Keep Vancouver Spectacular for its 20th Anniversary Year

This year marks the 20th anniversary of our Keep Vancouver Spectacular. In recognition of this milestone, a special emphasis was placed on the thousands of volunteers who have taken to the streets to keep the city beautiful.

Jericho Beach in Vancouver

Jun 25Warm weather a reminder to stay safe in summer heat

With hotter temperatures forecasted over the next several days, please stay hydrated, check on others, and be on the lookout for those who may suffer due to heat. Find out where you can keep cool.

An event in the Grandview neighbourhood

Jun 24Grandview-Woodland Citizens’ Assembly Final Report

The Citizens’ Assembly's final report on the Grandview-Woodland Community Plan was presented to Council today. It includes recommendations about important issues in Grandview-Woodland, including housing, transportation, local economy, culture, and land-use.

Bee on flower

Jun 23City celebrates mid-point of Greenest City

Learn about our next steps towards Vancouver’s goal to shift to 100% renewable energy, and Bright Green Summer, a series of events and engagement to celebrate our Greenest City Action Plan progress.

Hot dry summer requires residents to be waterwise

Jun 22Hot, dry summer requires you to be waterwise

Lawn watering restrictions are now in effect. Restrictions are in affect annually to conserve water throughout the dry summer months when rainfall is at its lowest and demand for water almost doubles.

Keep our water clean campaign

Jun 19Vancouver Park Board launches clean-water campaign with free pump-out service

We launched a clean-water campaign to respond to high e-coli levels in False Creek. The campaign includes free pump-out services for all pleasure craft at our marinas. As well, it reminds boaters, dog owners, and beach-goers to keep Vancouver’s water clean for the health, safety, and enjoyment of everyone.

Front covers of the Healthy City Strategy and Marpole Community Plan

Jun 19City of Vancouver recognized for excellence in planning

The Healthy City Strategy and Marpole Community Plan won a gold and silver, respectively, from the Planning Institute of British Columbia's (PIBC) 2015 Awards of Excellence in Planning.

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