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Knight Street upgrade

Archived - Jul 11Knight Street infrastructure upgrades complete

Work to update aging water mains, separate the sewer system, and enhance safety along the S-Curve on Knight Street from 12th to 37th Avenue is now complete.

Vancouver Search and Rescue staff at a wreckage site

Archived - Jul 11City of Vancouver sends Canada Task Force-1 members to support wildfire fight

The City of Vancouver has sent six members of Canada Task Force-1, Vancouver's Heavy Urban Search and Rescue Team, to support efforts to respond to the wildfires that have triggered the declaration of a province-wide state of emergency.

Home and a monthly calendar with fewer than 30 days marked

Archived - Jul 11Vancouver takes steps towards legalizing short-term rentals

Short-term rentals could be allowed in principal residences for periods of less than 30 days at a time, if Council approves the proposed rules at a public hearing in fall 2017.

Vancouver Mayor talking to children at Arbutus Greenway

Archived - Jul 10Celebration of the Arbutus Greenway temporary path

On Saturday afternoon, Mayor Gregor Robertson and Jerry Dobrovolny joined the community to celebrate the Arbutus Greenway temporary path.

Vancouver's John Hendry Park

Archived - Jul 07Park Acquisition Strategy and 3030 Victoria Drive

Get an update on the status of 3030 Victoria Drive, a City property intended to expand John Hendry Park (Trout Lake).

Park Ranger

Archived - Jul 07Hot times, summer in the city

The summer sunshine makes Vancouver parks a perfect, summer playground. However, this weather increases the fire hazard in city parks.

Apartments in downtown Vancouver

Archived - Jul 05City introduces regulations for short-term rentals

Vancouver City staff are proposing a new regulatory framework for short-term rentals - including Airbnb, Expedia and others - that will protect long-term rental housing supply while enabling supplemental income for local residents.

Robson and Bute plaza - people sitting on benches and people at picnic tables with umbrellas

Archived - Jul 04Trial plaza opens at Bute and Robson

Opened just in time for Canada Day on July 1, the plaza at Bute and Robson will remain open until October 16.

Thornton Park

Archived - Jun 30Canada Day Pot Protest to take place in downtown park despite lack of permit

On the day of the event, park rangers will monitor Thornton Park along with the many other events taking place in our parks on Canada Day. Vancouver Police officers will be on-site to manage traffic and keep the peace.

Empty room

Archived - Jun 30Important information on the Vancouver Empty Homes Tax

Residential property owners should be reminded that non-principal residences must be occupied by a tenant for six months in 2017, or qualify for one of the exemptions to avoid being subject to the tax.

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