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City Council and the Park Board provide the vision and direction for the future of Vancouver.

Your elected officials use the expertise of both citizens, who serve on advisory boards and committees, and staff, who work in specialized areas, to shape how decisions will be implemented.

Vancouver has a splendid history of engaged citizens and activists who have contributed to making Vancouver one of the most liveable citites in the world.

Together, we are creating the greenest city in the world by 2020.

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About Vancouver

Want to know what's going on in Vancouver? Learn more here, from a source you can trust. Here you will find information about the city, our citizens, news, and events. Get advice for moving to Vancouver, and how to get around the city

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Find out all the ways that you can join the conversation about the issues that matter the most to you.

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Sign up to attend a Council meeting, and speak to your elected officials on City Council or the Vancouver Park Board about an item that is on the agenda.

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Council meetings and decisions

Find dates, agendas, and reports for upcoming and past Vancouver City Council meetings.

Your local government

Vancouver City Hall

Vancouver City Council

Vancouver City Council is made up of the Mayor and 10 councillors who are elected at large for a four-year term.

Park Board Commissioners 2014-2018

Vancouver Board of Parks and Recreation

The Vancouver Board of Parks and Recreation provides, preserves, and advocates for parks and recreation services to benefit all.

Ask. Tell. Connect.

Phone 3-1-1 to ask, tell, and connect with the City

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Contact the City Clerk's Office

3rd Floor, City Hall
453 W 12th Ave
Vancouver, BC V5Y 1V4

Fax: 604-873-7419


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