Home > About Vancouver > News

News

Latest news

Results (521 - 530 of 1000)

Archived - Feb 04Romance is in the air this Valentine’s Day at VanDusen Botanical Garden and select Park Board facilities

Take your sweetheart out this Valentine's Day to a Vancouver park or community centre. Special events and packages are available at Van Dusen Botanical Gardens, Hillcrest Aquatic Centre, Vancouver ice rinks, and the Marpole Community Centre.

Family in park

Archived - Feb 03Family Day holiday closure

Vancouver City Hall will be closed for Family Day on Monday, February 9. We will reopen on Tuesday, February 10 at 8:30am.

Archived - Jan 26Park Board replacing vandalized trees

The Vancouver Park Board is planting 17 young maples to replace trees that were reduced to stumps in the middle of the night at West 29th Avenue by an unknown person.

The City maintains drinking and decorative fountains.

Archived - Jan 21Community benefits from development: improving neighbourhoods and enabling affordable housing in Vancouver

Today, City staff presented to Council the "2013 Annual Report on Community Amenity Contributions and Density Bonusing". It contains details of the public benefits that have contributed to our city by development.

City Bird 2015: Black-capped Chickadee

Archived - Jan 21Vancouver aims to become world leader for birds

The City’s newly-adopted bird strategy plans to make Vancouver a major hub in the $36-billion North American birding industry by supporting a rich and diverse environment for the 250 species of resident, migratory, and over-wintering birds regularly observed in the Lower Mainland.

Publik Secrets workshop

Archived - Jan 19Park Board names artists for 2015 Fieldhouse Studio Program

The Vancouver Park Board has selected more than 30 artists, musicians, and performers for coveted multi-year residencies in nine former park caretaker cottages.

Vancouver City Hall

Archived - Jan 16City submits nearly 600 more questions that Kinder Morgan must answer

In our status as an intervenor, we have submitted nearly 600 additional questions to Kinder Morgan to answer as part of the completion of the second round of information requests held by the National Energy Board (NEB).

Chickadee © Jay Black

Archived - Jan 15Vancouver selected to host premier global event for bird scientists in 2018

Vancouver has been selected to host the 27th International Ornithological Congress after submitting a winning bid to the organizing society. The congress runs from August 19-28, 2018.

Apartments in downtown Vancouver

Archived - Jan 14Building permit values hit all-time record as Vancouver’s economic growth continues

Building permits issued by the City in 2014 hit a value of $2.83 billion, exceeding pre-recession levels and marking an all-time record in Vancouver’s growing economy.

New universal signage

Archived - Jan 09Park Board hosts Vancouver’s first trans-inclusive public swim on path to becoming world’s most-inclusive city

The Vancouver Park Board is hosting the first trans-inclusive public swim on Sunday, January 11 at Templeton Park Pool. It is the first in a series of Park Board initiatives to provide accessible parks and recreation for all.

More newsAbout Vancouver

Get instant news updates

RSS feed RSS feed page

Subscribe to our RSS feed to get real-time updates of news from City Hall.

News from the Mayor's office

Read news updates on the Mayor's website