Advises City Council on strategic priorities related to walking, cycling, and all non-motorized modes of transportation in Vancouver.
Hears appeals to decisions made under the the Zoning & Development, Sign, Protection of Trees, and Parking bylaws.
Hears appeals of any decision of the City Building Inspector in respect of interpretation of the Vancouver Building Bylaw.
Works to preserve and protect the heritage and character of the Chinatown area of Vancouver.
Advises Council on matters pertaining to the naming of City-owned assets, with the exception of assets operated by City of Vancouver Parks and Recreation and the Vancouver Public Library.
Supports the work of the Development Permit Board by advising the Board about the applications the Board is reviewing.
Offers feedback to City Council and staff on development and design issues in First Shaughnessy, focusing on preserving the area’s special character.
Works to preserve and protect the heritage and character of the Gastown area (zone HA-2).
The Northeast False Creek (NEFC) Joint Working Group has ended. It brought together property owners, developers, resident groups, community stakeholders, and staff to review preliminary options for future development in the area.
Provides input on the evolving design and programming of the new park and open space system in Northeast False Creek.
Helps create the detailed Area Plan for Northeast False Creek.
Reviews park names proposed by the public and advises the Park Board on matters about park naming
Advises City Council and staff on development proposals and policies, and reviews all civic building projects.
Advises City Council on planning and development issues in Vancouver.
Supports the Vancouver Economic Commission in its work of promoting economic development in Vancouver.
Advises City Council about heritage matters, and makes recommendations to Council about heritage buildings, structures, and lands in Vancouver.
Helps run the Vancouver Heritage Foundation and helps it achieve its mission of preserving and restoring significant buildings, structures and lands in the city.
Provides feedback and guidance to the Vancouver International Airport Authority about noise management issues at the airport.