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Illustration of Pearson Plaza and the YMCA in the redeveloped Pearson Dogwood lands

Archived - Jul 27More than 600 new units of affordable housing to be added in South Vancouver and the West End

The Pearson Dogwood lands will provide 540 City-owned social housing units and the First Baptist Church project will provide 61 social housing units.

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Archived - Jul 27City Council appoints Chief Election Officer for upcoming by-election

Last night, Vancouver City Council appointed City Clerk Janice MacKenzie as the Chief Election Officer responsible for the upcoming by-election scheduled for Saturday, October 14.

View of False Creek and Burrard Bridge

Archived - Jul 25City to undertake hydraulic modelling of False Creek, identify future swimming possibilities

Today the City approved next steps to identify opportunities to improve water quality and make False Creek safely swimmable in the future.

Man on balcony holding baby

Archived - Jul 24VAHA seeks partners to build nearly 900 new rental homes throughout Vancouver

The Vancouver Affordable Housing Agency (VAHA) has released a Request for Proposal (RFP) to develop nearly 900 units of new affordable rental housing on seven City-owned sites. VAHA will lease the land to partners to build, fund and operate these new rental developments.

Chief Sparrow from Musqueam Nation, H. Jody Wilson-Raybould Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada, Mayor Gregor Robertson, City of Vancouver, Chief Maureen Thomas, Tsleil-Waututh Nation and Karen Joseph from Reconciliation Canada

Archived - Jul 22The Drum is Calling Festival officially opens

The nine-day festival takes place from July 22-30 and will showcase an array of traditional and cutting-edge Indigenous arts, culture, and music.

Sea to Sky mural for Canada 150+

Archived - Jul 22City unveils new Indigenous murals as part of Canada 150+ program

We commissioned six paint and print murals created by Indigenous artists and artist teams, as part of our ongoing commitment to reconciliation.

Chief Planner Gil Kelley speaks to the media about housing options for single-family neighbourhoods while Mayor Gregor Robertson watches

Archived - Jul 21City proposes new incentives to deliver more housing options in single-family neighbourhoods

The changes would allow duplexes, coach homes, laneway, and other infill options – to rent and own – in Vancouver's low-density neighbourhoods.

Archived - Jul 21Safety improvements to begin at Knight and SE Marine interchange

Construction at the Knight Street and SE Marine interchange will begin Sunday, July 30.

Burrard Bridge

Archived - Jul 21Sidewalk work underway to return pedestrians to east side of Burrard Bridge

Starting Monday, July 24, City crews will return to the Burrard Street and Cornwall intersection to make curb adjustments as part of returning access to the east side of the bridge for people walking.

City Hall's 12th Avenue entrance

Archived - Jul 21City seeks approval for $600,000 in funding to assist with overdose crisis

This funding will help groups on the front lines of the opioid crisis to address key needs found through consultation and public safety data monitoring.

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