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Jun 074949 Heather Street being considered as a site for temporary modular housing

The City and Government of BC have taken steps towards creating new homes with the proposed addition of 100 new temporary modular homes at 4949 Heather St.

modular housing rendering

Jun 06Temporary modular housing approved for Little Mountain site

Director of Planning Gil Kelley announced the approval of a development permit to build 46 new temporary modular homes at 137 East 37th Avenue.

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Jun 06Candidate names to be listed in random order on 2018 election ballot

Mayoral, councillor, and Park Board commissioner candidates will now be listed in random order, not alphabetical, on Vancouver's election ballots.

downtown chinatown

Jun 05Changes to Chinatown development policies aim to improve fit of new buildings and maintain neighborhood character

Changes are being proposed to development policies in Chinatown to help new development fit better with the historic and cultural character of the neighborhood.

Jun 01Vancouver and Surrey shortlisted for $50 million

The cities were selected as finalists on Friday for their joint submission to the federal Infrastructure Canada Smart Cities Challenge.

Aerial view of Cambie Bridge

Jun 01Cambie Bridge walking and cycling upgrades begin this weekend

Changes to improve comfort and safety for people walking and cycling over Cambie Bridge will begin on June 2, 2018.

Four highrise apartment buildings

May 31Initial short-term rental enforcement sees legal actions, de-listings

A month after launching the new short-term rental regulations, we are actively investigating over 1,500 listings which appear to be illegal.

Group of people being trained to give Naloxone

May 31City calls for federal and provincial support of low-barrier opioid distribution pilot

Mayor Gregor Robertson is calling for the federal and provincial government to fully support the implementation of an innovative low-barrier opioid distribution pilot.

City Hall displaying rainbow flag

May 30BC Gay and Lesbian archives collection donated to the City archives

The BC Gay and Lesbian Archives, a collection established and maintained since 1976 by Ron Dutton, has been donated to the City of Vancouver Archives and is now available to the public.

Panorama of Vancouver

May 302019-2022 Draft Capital Plan proposes increased focus on renewing aging infrastructure and amenities

The draft 2019-2022 Capital Plan will be presented to City Council on June 5.

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