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Corpse flower

Jul 16“Uncle Fester” corpse flower now in full and fetid bloom at Bloedel Conservatory

A putrid spectacle is now underway at Bloedel Conservatory where the Park Board’s rare titan arum or corpse flower is now in full bloom.

City Hall with caption Vancouver Votes

Jul 16Nomination packages available for citizens running in the 2018 municipal election

Running for office? Fill out your nomination package and get started on becoming a candidate in the October city election.

Symphony at Sunset

Jul 13Stage is set for Symphony at Sunset on Saturday

The Vancouver Park Board and Vancouver Symphony Orchestra will present the first free, open-air concert at Sunset Beach Park on Saturday, July 14.

Arbutus Greenway Design Vision sketch of

Jul 11Arbutus Greenway’s design vision endorsed by Council

The design vision mixes vibrant public spaces, urban agriculture, a future streetcar route, and green transportation for people to walk, cycle, and relax.

Artist live-work studio on East 4th Avenue and Scotia Street

Jul 10City boosts support for Vancouver’s arts, culture, and creative sector

Vancouver’s arts and culture scene looks to the future to secure, enhance, and develop vibrant, affordable, and accessible spaces across the city.

Rendering of Oakridge Park on the roof of Oakridge Mall

Jul 10Park Board approves new nine acre roof-top park for redeveloped Oakridge Centre

The Park Board has approved a concept plan for a 9-acre park will be the first of its kind in Vancouver, located on the roof of a redeveloped Oakridge mall.

Corpse flower

Jul 10What’s that smell? Rare corpse flower set to bloom at Park Board’s Bloedel Conservatory

The corpse flower, a rare, exotic tropical plant known for its putrid bouquet, is set to bloom at Bloedel Conservatory in Queen Elizabeth Park.

front of Phil Bouvier centre building

Jul 10Daycare Centre receives critical funding, will remain open

The 49 space Phil Bouvier Family Centre Daycare - slated to close this month - will remain open.

People at the Commerical Drive Parklet

Jul 06Summer patios - get outside!

Patio season is in full swing, and locals and tourists alike can enjoy patios at restaurants throughout Vancouver this summer.

Temporary modular housing unit

Jul 03215 West 1st Avenue being considered as a site for temporary modular housing

The City of Vancouver and BC Government have taken the latest step towards creating 600 new homes for Vancouver's residents who are homeless.

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