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Nov 27Warm clothing donations needed

The cold weather season is here and the Evelyne Saller Centre is looking for donations of warm clothing to help those in need.

Heritage house

Nov 25Nominations being accepted for Heritage Awards

Nominations are now being accepted for the 32nd City of Vancouver Heritage Awards, which recognize the accomplishments of individuals and organizations that have furthered the goal of heritage conservation in the city.

Vancouver Votes - Vancouver skyline

Nov 19Chief Election Officer declares candidates elected

The City of Vancouver’s Chief Election Officer Janice MacKenzie today declared elected the 27 candidates with the highest vote totals in the November 15, 2014 election for one mayor, 10 councillors, seven park commissioners, and nine school trustees.

Snow in Gastown

Nov 17Extreme Weather Alert

An Extreme Weather Alert (EWA) for Vancouver is being extended to include November 17. There are a number of shelters that are providing spaces during this EWA.

Vancouver Votes

Nov 15Vancouver voters elect 27 to public office

Vancouver voters have elected 27 people to public office following the preliminary count of 2014 municipal election ballots. 119 people ran for office.

Voters in Vancouver

Nov 15Voting locations across Vancouver today open until 8:00pm

Voting locations across Vancouver are open on Saturday, November 15 until 8:00pm. Find out what your options are if there is a long line-up at your location.

People voting

Nov 15Voting hours extended at 4 out of 117 voting locations

The 2014 municipal election in the City of Vancouver has had a very significant turnout in voters. We have received a number of questions in regard to the closing of polls. The Vancouver Charter and the City Election Bylaw governs these procedures.

Vancouver Votes - Woman on street

Nov 14Polls open November 15 for Vancouver 2014 Municipal Election Day voting

Voting opens for election day, November 15, at nearly 120 locations across Vancouver from 8:00am to 8:00pm at community and cultural centres, churches, the Vancouver Art Gallery, and Oakridge and International Village malls.

Vancouver Votes - people at computer

Nov 13Advance voting polls are now closed

The advance voting polls closed on November 12. Your next opportunity to vote is on the official election day, Saturday, November 15 from 8:00am to 8:00pm.

Vancouver City Hall

Nov 07Our response to the passing of Bill C-36

The City is concerned with the passing of Bill C-36, Protection of Communities and Exploited Persons Act, as research confirms that criminalization of sex work puts those involved in sex work at further risk of increased violence.

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