Vancouver citizens have a long tradition of participating in city government and community affairs. It's one of the reasons why Vancouver has been ranked one of the best places in the world to live.
Public involvement is a vital part of the democratic process. Both City Council and the Park Board makes it a priority to be accessible to all citizens.
Find out all the ways that you can join the conversation about the issues that matter the most to you.
View descriptions of citizen-member agencies, boards, and committees. Share your expertise.
Volunteering with the City or Park Board is a rewarding way to gain experience, meet new people, and learn new skills. Check out all of our volunteer opportunities.
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.