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Corpse flower

Jul 10What’s that smell? Rare corpse flower set to bloom at Park Board’s Bloedel Conservatory

The corpse flower, a rare, exotic tropical plant known for its putrid bouquet, is set to bloom at Bloedel Conservatory in Queen Elizabeth Park.

People at the Commerical Drive Parklet

Jul 06Summer patios - get outside!

Patio season is in full swing, and locals and tourists alike can enjoy patios at restaurants throughout Vancouver this summer.

Temporary modular housing unit

Jul 03215 West 1st Avenue being considered as a site for temporary modular housing

The City of Vancouver and BC Government have taken the latest step towards creating 600 new homes for Vancouver's residents who are homeless.

Vancouver parklet

Jun 29Relax and unwind at five new parklets and curbside patios

The City's pilot study on Parklets and curbside patios will introduce five new places this summer for residents and visitors to sit, relax, meet, and eat.

Ribbon cutting at the opening of the Killarney Seniors Centre

Jun 2810,000 square-foot Killarney Seniors Centre now officially open

The long-awaited Killarney Seniors Centre opened today with a community celebration attended by hundreds of seniors, family, and friends.

Regent Hotel at 160 Hastings St

Jun 28Relocation of Regent tenants completed

As of 1:45pm today, all occupants of the Regent Hotel have been safely relocated.

Marijuana plants

Jun 27City takes next step ahead of Cannabis legalization

City Council has approved the “Cannabis Store” in preparation for the federal legalization of cannabis on October 17.

Children and childcare feature

Jun 26City creates 1,000 childcare spaces, surpassing target

The City of Vancouver announced that the target of 1,000 new childcare spaces from the Capital Plan for 2015-2018 has been surpassed.

Cambie Corridor aerial view

Jun 25Information session to provide details on Cambie Corridor utilities plan and accommodating new homes and job space

The Cambie Corridor Plan is moving into its next phase of implementation with the creation of a strategy to upgrade utilities to serve new homes and space for new jobs.

City Hall with caption Vancouver Votes

Jun 21Come to a Candidate 101 info session

Learn all about the duties of elected officials, plus details about the 2018 municipal election process.

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