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Granville Street in 1920s VancouverCity of Vancouver Archives 

The Archives acquires, preserves, and makes available the records that tell the story of Vancouver and its people.


Mountain View CemeteryMountain View Cemetery 

The cemetery's beautiful vistas and central location make it a place where many Vancouverites have chosen to honour the memories of their family and friends, and go for quiet contemplation. It's a unique, open space where Vancouver's history is preserved.


Vancouver Board of Parks and Recreation office in Stanley Park Vancouver Board of Parks and Recreation 

The Park Board provides, preserves, and advocates for parks and recreation services to benefit all people, communities, and the environment. The Vancouver Park Board is one of the only elected bodies of its kind in Canada.


Vancouver Fire & Rescue Services fire truckVancouver Fire and Rescue Services

Vancouver Fire and Rescue Services are the first responders in the event of many emergency and non-emergency incidents, including fires and medical alerts.


Vancouver Police in the communityVancouver Police Department

Find information about the Vancouver Police Department, its services, community policing, crime prevention and safety, policing and civilian careers, and how we plan to make Vancouver the safest major city in Canada.


Vancouver Public Library, Central Branch, at nightVancouver Public Library

With 22 branches throughout the city, there's a library near you. Find out hours and locations, use the online catalogue, borrow e-books, join a book club, view the calendar of events, manage your library card online, and much more.  

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