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VanWifi is here

Archived - Oct 22Free public #VanWiFi is here

You can now enjoy free public Wi-Fi access on your smartphone, tablet, or laptop at six civic locations, with service expanding in the coming months to an additional 37 sites throughout the city.

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Archived - Oct 21Speakers on viaducts to continue next week

Additional speakers on the issue of the Georgia and Dunsmuir viaducts will be heard at the Standing Committee on City Finance and Services meeting on Tuesday, October 27, 2015 at 4pm.

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

Archived - Oct 20City appoints senior engineering leader

The City of Vancouver has appointed Jerry Dobrovolny as the new general manager, engineering services, following an international search.

All Souls event - Mountain View Cemetery

Archived - Oct 19All Souls event series returns to Mountain View Cemetery to honour the dead

Honour the dead in a unique and contemplative atmosphere with All Souls evening programs from October 24 to November 1. Get event details and attend.

Urban garden

Archived - Oct 16Vancouver signs global Urban Food Policy Pact at world expo

In celebration of World Food Day, we joined over 40 cities across the globe today in signing an Urban Food Policy Pact to address food security and sustainable development.

Southeast False Creek Seawall in 2011

Archived - Oct 16Seawall improvements and safety widening

The path will be widened to a minimum of 6 m, allowing the paths for walking and cycling to be 3 m each. Learn what to expect during construction.

Taxis

Archived - Oct 15Recommendations on taxi and rideshare services to go to City Council

Staff explored ways to expand taxi and rideshare services in Vancouver in consultation with stakeholders during the past year. Learn about the recommendations and read the Council report.

Earthquake Day sign

Archived - Oct 14Join the City for Earthquake Day and ShakeOutBC

On October 15, join the City at the Vancouver Public Library's Central Branch for Earthquake Day and the ShakeOutBC earthquake drill at 10:15am. Benefit from free exhibitions, lectures, drills, contests, and more to help you get prepared for an earthquake.

Person on street

Archived - Oct 13Homelessness Action Week events shine spotlight on Vancouver’s most vulnerable population

Mayor Robertson presented the official proclamation of Homelessness Action Week today. Homelessness Action Week runs from October 11 to 17 to raise public awareness on the issues of homelessness.

2015 City of Vancouver Book Award logo

Archived - Oct 132015 Vancouver Book Award finalists announced

Four books that reflect Vancouver's unique character, culture, and history have been selected as finalists for the 2015 City of Vancouver Book Award.

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