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VanWifi is here

Archived - Oct 22Free public #VanWiFi is here

You can now enjoy free public Wi-Fi access on your smartphone, tablet, or laptop at six civic locations, with service expanding in the coming months to an additional 37 sites throughout the city.

Bus, cars, cyclists, and pedestrians on Burrard Street Bridge

Archived - Oct 20City appoints senior engineering leader

The City of Vancouver has appointed Jerry Dobrovolny as the new general manager, engineering services, following an international search.

Southeast False Creek Seawall in 2011

Archived - Oct 16Seawall improvements and safety widening

The path will be widened to a minimum of 6 m, allowing the paths for walking and cycling to be 3 m each. Learn what to expect during construction.

Earthquake Day sign

Archived - Oct 14Join the City for Earthquake Day and ShakeOutBC

On October 15, join the City at the Vancouver Public Library's Central Branch for Earthquake Day and the ShakeOutBC earthquake drill at 10:15am. Benefit from free exhibitions, lectures, drills, contests, and more to help you get prepared for an earthquake.

2015 City of Vancouver Book Award logo

Archived - Oct 132015 Vancouver Book Award finalists announced

Four books that reflect Vancouver's unique character, culture, and history have been selected as finalists for the 2015 City of Vancouver Book Award.

Person on street

Archived - Oct 13Homelessness Action Week events shine spotlight on Vancouver’s most vulnerable population

Mayor Robertson presented the official proclamation of Homelessness Action Week today. Homelessness Action Week runs from October 11 to 17 to raise public awareness on the issues of homelessness.

Fall colours in Mount Pleasant with Burnaby and Mount Baker on the horizon

Archived - Oct 08Changes to leaf collection program

Extra leaves that don't fit in your Green Bin will be collected by City crews on four designated weekends. Street sweeping to clear leaves will begin in late November.

A character home in Shaughnessy

Archived - Sep 29First Shaughnessy designated Heritage Conservation Area

The First Shaughnessy Heritage Conservation Area will protect historic homes from demolition while allowing for modest density increases, where appropriate.

Killarney Community Centre

Archived - Sep 23Southeast Vancouver Seniors Centre gets green light

The Killarney Community Centre Association has approved clarifications to ownership of the seniors centre. The Park Board will now issue a request for proposal to design and build the seniors centre.

Vancouver City Hall sign

Archived - Sep 23Mayor’s Task Force on Mental Health and Addictions meets as part of international conference

The Mayor's Task Force on Mental Health and Addictions met yesterday as part of the International Initiative for Mental Health Leadership Conference

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