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McCleery Golf Course

Archived - Jun 11Vancouver golf course holding 8-inch cup event so everyone can putt like a pro

The Vancouver Park Board is holding an 8-inch cup event at McCleery Golf Course this Saturday, June 13 from dawn to dusk.

Park Board Chair John Coupar

Archived - Jun 11Park Board chair disappointed in Vancouver Council decision to remove elected commissioner from PNE Board

Park Board Chair John Coupar says the decision is a blow to Park Board oversight of Hastings Park/PNE, the City’s second largest park.

Vancouver City Hall

Archived - Jun 11City recommends ban of edibles from medical marijuana retail stores

City staff and Chief Medical Health Officer Dr. Patricia Daly have recommended to Council that all edible products, with the exception of oils, be banned from medical marijuana retail stores. We're currently conducting a public hearing to consider bylaw amendments that would affect the regulation of retail marijuana-related businesses.

Hastings Park Gardens and Nature Walks

Archived - Jun 09Vancouver Park Board Chair asks Mayor and Council to reject new governance model for PNE-Hastings Park

Park Board Chair John Coupar has written to Mayor Gregor Robertson and Council asking them to reject a recommendation to eliminate elected Park Board representation from the PNE Board of Directors.

DTES Street Market

Archived - Jun 05City proposes size and frequency increases for the DTES Street Market

Pending Council approval, the DTES Street Market will move to 519 Powell and form part of a new Community Economic Development hub. Learn about the proposal.

Downtown Skyline

Archived - Jun 04Community benefits from development - improving neighbourhoods and enabling affordable housing in Vancouver

Two annual reports on public benefit contributions made by development will be presented to Council on June 10: the 2014 Annual Report on Development Cost Levies, and the 2014 Annual Report on Community Amenity Contributions and Density Bonusing.

Young soccer fans

Archived - Jun 04Women's World Cup expected to bring $36.7 million to Vancouver

We anticipate an estimated $36.7 million impact on the local economy as a consequence of hosting nine matches – including the Final Match – of the month-long FIFA Women’s World Cup 2015 tournament, June 6 to July 5.

Water bag for tree

Archived - Jun 03Vancouver Park Board quenching trees’ thirst with new water bags

Learn about the slow-release water bags we're testing to keep young City trees hydrated and find out how you can help care for them.

Bus, cars, cyclists, and pedestrians on Burrard Street Bridge

Archived - Jun 01City seeks input on improvements to Burrard Bridge and the Burrard-Pacific intersection

Beginning today, residents and business owners are invited to review and provide feedback on proposed upgrades and modifications to the north end of the Burrard Street Bridge.

VanConnect app displayed on phone

Archived - May 28VanConnect is your on-the-go connection to City Hall

You now have a quicker and easier way to connect with City Hall and access online services from anywhere, at any time, thanks to our newest mobile app: VanConnect. Find out more.

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