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Archived - Jul 08Vancouver moves forward with Healthy City Strategy Phase 2 Action Plan

Today, Council approved the Healthy City Strategy Phase 2 Action Plan: the first four year action plan (2015-2018) of the ambitious Healthy City Strategy.

Water your garden with a watering can or a hose that has a spring-loaded nozzle

Archived - Jul 08Be water wise this summer

Following a low snow pack and increased heat with no rain, new water restrictions came into effect this week throughout Metro Vancouver. Find out how you can reduce your use of water.

Aaron Munro of RainCity Housing

Archived - Jul 072015 Homeless levels decrease slightly; We take further action to protect SRO housing stock

Today, Council considered amendments to the Single Room Accommodation Bylaw to better protect low-income tenants facing displacement, improve conditions, and maintain affordability in Vancouver’s low-income Single Room Occupancy housing stock.

Awards of Excellence 2014 trophies

Archived - Jul 06Awards of Excellence honour top citizens and organizations

The winners of the Awards of Excellence were announced at a celebration hosted by Mayor Robertson and members of City Council. The Awards of Excellence celebrate those who make Vancouver a greener, healthier, more diverse, accessible, and prosperous city.

Vancouver zipline

Archived - Jul 02Vancouver’s first zipline opens to the public on July 2, 2015

Add adventure to your life by ziplining at Queen Elizabeth Park, the highest point in the city! Buy your tickets online today.

Group photo on Vancouver Art Gallery steps for Keep Vancouver Spectacular 2015 event

Archived - Jun 2620,000 Volunteers join Keep Vancouver Spectacular for its 20th Anniversary Year

This year marks the 20th anniversary of our Keep Vancouver Spectacular. In recognition of this milestone, a special emphasis was placed on the thousands of volunteers who have taken to the streets to keep the city beautiful.

Paying online is fast and convenient

Archived - Jun 26Property taxes are due Friday, July 3

There's one week left to pay property taxes and claim home owner grants. To meet the deadline and avoid line-ups, pay and claim online.

Jericho Beach in Vancouver

Archived - Jun 25Warm weather a reminder to stay safe in summer heat

With hotter temperatures forecasted over the next several days, please stay hydrated, check on others, and be on the lookout for those who may suffer due to heat. Find out where you can keep cool.

Hot dry summer requires residents to be waterwise

Archived - Jun 22Hot, dry summer requires you to be waterwise

Lawn watering restrictions are now in effect. Restrictions are in affect annually to conserve water throughout the dry summer months when rainfall is at its lowest and demand for water almost doubles.

Keep our water clean campaign

Archived - Jun 19Vancouver Park Board launches clean-water campaign with free pump-out service

We launched a clean-water campaign to respond to high e-coli levels in False Creek. The campaign includes free pump-out services for all pleasure craft at our marinas. As well, it reminds boaters, dog owners, and beach-goers to keep Vancouver’s water clean for the health, safety, and enjoyment of everyone.

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