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All community centres, fitness centres, pools, rinks and golf courses will be open in Vancouver throughout the holiday season, including many on Christmas Day and New Year’s Day.
Some garbage, recycling, and Green Bin pick-up were missed on Monday, December 9 and Tuesday, December 10 due to icy road conditions in some areas of the city.
Vancouver Fire and Rescue Services (VFRS) was called out to the Ming Sun Building after receiving a report that water was coming out of the building. The water valve was immediately shut off at the building to stop the flow of water.
City crews and 20 trucks salted and sanded bus routes, hills, and priority hospital and school routes to prepare for freezing drizzle, light snow, and rain in the forecast.
The City engaged a demolition company and a structural engineer to oversee and undertake the removal of the bricks on the west wall and chimney of the Ming Sun Building in an effort to make the external structure safe.
With the first snow of the year, City crews are out salting Vancouver's major routes today. They have been making preparations throughout the weekend for today's snow flurries and freezing drizzle, and dispatched 20 City trucks to salt and sand major routes.
If you have extra leaves, set them out on Saturday, December 14 and Sunday, December 15 for pickup. City crews will collect leaves set out in biodegradable paper bags or store-bought bins.
From 7:00am on Saturday, December 7 to 6:00am on Sunday, December 8, Burrard Bridge and Burrard Street will be reduced down to one lane in each direction, and Cornwall Avenue will be fully closed between Burrard Street and Cypress Street.
Over the past five months, the City has taken repeated steps to ensure the safety of the Ming Sun Building. Unfortunately, the owners have refused to provide a plan to make the urgent repairs required.
The 100-year-old historic York Theatre, located on the northern part of Commercial Drive near Venables, will run primarily as a rental venue, accessible for artists and community groups.