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Archived - May 01City of Vancouver celebrates one year as a Living Wage employer

In 2017, Vancouver became the largest city in Canada to be certified as a Living Wage employer and a year on they have recommitted to this minimum level of pay for both staff and externally contracted vendors.

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Archived - Apr 23Park Board statement on closure of Sunset Beach Park and field

The Park Board will attempt to have Sunset Beach Park and field open to the public by early June 2018.

Condos in Vancouver

Archived - Apr 23Empty Homes Tax to generate estimated $30 million

Vancouver's Empty Homes Tax, the first of its kind in North America, will generate an estimated $30 million in revenue to the City.

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Archived - Apr 22City Council apologizes to Chinese Community for past discrimination

Vancouver City Council delivered a formal apology for historical discrimination of Chinese residents in Vancouver.

Girl riding Mobi bike on seawall

Archived - Apr 20Public bike share program reaches Commercial Drive

​The City, in partnership with TransLink and Vancouver Bike Share Inc., is pleased to announce that the expansion of Vancouver's public bike share program service area has reached Commercial Drive.

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Archived - Apr 19City legalizes short-term rentals in Vancouver

City Council enacted a new bylaw that permits Vancouver residents to operate short-term rentals in their principal residence for stays of less than 30 days.

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Archived - Apr 19City invites public to have their say on Arbutus Greenway Proposed Design

The City of Vancouver has revealed the proposed design concept for one of Vancouver’s most compelling public spaces — the Arbutus Greenway.

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Archived - Apr 18Sale of liquor in grocery stores approved by City Council

City Council voted to approve zoning bylaw amendments that will permit the sale of liquor in grocery stores.

4/20 event at Sunset Beach

Archived - Apr 17Park Board statement on 4/20 marijuana event at Sunset Beach Park

The Park Board continues to have concerns about the impact of 4/20 event on the park and residents.

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Archived - Apr 16City celebrates National Volunteer Week and the thousands of volunteers who take part in spring cleanups each year

Join Vancouver's Annual Neighbourhood Cleanup Party on April 27 to have fun and help keep your local area looking incredible.

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