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Produce at farmers market

Jul 19Vancouver’s 5,000 neighbourhood food initiatives add to a growing local food system

The City has exceeded its local food target with the creation of more than 5,000 food projects, two years earlier than expected.

Soccer goalie

Jul 18Record setting attendance for major sporting events

Vancouver attendance continues to rise for major sports events with record-setting attendance at events in 2017-2018.

Train image on sidewalk

Jul 17Rain paint idea contest to help Vancouver sing in the rain

You're invited to celebrate our rain by sharing ideas for designs you'd like to see appear on the ground in public spaces during Vancouver's rainy months.

modular housing interior

Jul 17155 temporary modular homes filled with people previously experiencing homelessness

Vancouver’s new temporary modular housing program has provided much needed safe and stable housing. As of July 16, 155 people experiencing homelessness have moved into new homes.

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.

The heat can be harmful, even in temperate, coastal BC.

Jul 16Beat the heat

With Environment Canada issuing a special weather statement for hot weather, we are reminding you to stay safe, drink water, and check on others.

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.

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