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Mural with caption: Vancouver votes

Sep 21Random order candidate list drawn for the 2018 city election ballot

The official randomized candidate list for the 2018 city election ballot is now available. The official candidate list will be the same on every ballot.

Temporary modular housing unit

Sep 20Temporary modular housing approved for 265 West 1st Avenue

One temporary modular housing building with 52 new homes for people who are homeless in Vancouver will be built at 265 West 1st Ave.

2018 - Vancouver Votes - BC Place

Sep 20Voter tips and new tools for the 2018 Vancouver city election

Learn about candidates, random ballots, translated voter guides, and new and enhanced election features that will make it easier to vote.

Sunrise over downtown Vancouver

Sep 18$2 billion housing mandate approved by Council

The Vancouver Affordable Housing Endowment Fund (VAHEF) will be dedicated to meeting housing and affordability needs and to create inclusive communities.

Sunrise over downtown Vancouver

Sep 18Council boosts local hiring and purchasing on major projects

An innovative new policy will provide more jobs and training for local residents and ensure diverse local businesses see expanded opportunities.

Vancouver skyline with BC Place and caption: Vancouver votes

Sep 15158 candidates file for 27 local government positions

A total of 158 candidates have filed their nomination documents to run in the 2018 Vancouver city election.

Sunrise over downtown Vancouver

Sep 12City launches first green bond

Today, the City of Vancouver issued its first green bond offering of $85 million to fund environmentally sustainable initiatives and projects, while offering investors competitive returns.

Tree sale

Sep 11Dig into a Figgy Fig: array of edible and flowering varieties on offer at Park Board’s annual $10 tree sale

Park Board launches its popular annual fall tree sale today with 1,500 trees available for $10 each.

Bike rack design contest graphic

Sep 10Four new bike rack designs designed by residents to be installed around Vancouver

Four winners have been selected for installation as part of the City of Vancouver's bike rack design contest.

Dining room with a flower centrepiece looking over False Creek harbour, Spruce Harbour Marina, and the Fairview neighbourhood

Sep 05New regulations see 43% reduction in short-term rentals

Short-term rental regulations are now in full effect in Vancouver.

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