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Honda Celebration of Light fireworks at English Bay with inukshuk to the left

Jul 26Fireworks to light up Vancouver skies starting this Saturday

On July 28, August 1 and 4, large crowds will make their way into the West End, English Bay, and Kitsilano Beach areas to watch the fireworks.

Sea level rise in Vancouver related to climate change

Jul 26Vancouver prepares for flood-related impacts of sea level rise

City Council approved three recommendations, which will prepare the city's vulnerable areas for sea level rise by implementing and planning for coastal flood protection.

Panorama of Vancouver

Jul 26Revitalizing our City for a more resilient future

Council has approved $2.8 billion in capital investments to support the renewal of aging assets and investments in new public infrastructure and amenities.

Jul 25Beat the heat at Vancouver beaches, parks, and community centres

Stay cool during the current heat wave: Park Board is extending hours at all its spray parks and outdoor pools.

Laneway house

Jul 24City approves improvements to Laneway Housing Program

Bylaw changes have been approved by Council in a move that will help meet the Housing Vancouver target of providing 4,000 new laneway homes over the next 10 years.

False Creek water and marina view

Jul 24City's short term rental regulations take full effect September 1

Short-term rental operators have just over one month left to obtain a valid business licence before they will be subject to fines or other enforcement.

Workers digging through a First Nations midden (archaeological site) to build road through Stanley Park in 1888

Jul 24Park Board approves landmark colonial audit

The Park Board approved a report outlining its own colonial roots and the ways colonialism has been embedded in its structure and policies since 1888.

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.

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.

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