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Revealing the new names of the Queen Elizabeth Theatre and Vancouver Art Gallery

Jun 18In historic move, two high-profile public plazas given Indigenous names

At a special ceremony it was announced that new, Indigenous names have been given to the Vancouver Art Gallery north plaza and to the space formerly known as the Queen Elizabeth Theatre Plaza.

14th-main plaza

Jun 15Be the first to enjoy new plaza at Main and 14th

Residents and visitors out enjoying Vancouver this summer are encouraged to visit any of the new, improved, and activated public spaces across the city.

Girl riding Mobi bike on seawall

Jun 14Now more people can use public bike share to get more places

Mobi by Shaw Go will now be more accessible thanks to the expansion to Commercial Drive, a reduction of the minimum age to 12 years old, and a partnership to launch the Vancity Community Pass.

Hands holding a small wooden home

Jun 14Engaged city generates ideas to invest Empty Homes Tax revenue

City Council will consider a set of recommendations from City staff to allocate the revenue collected to date from the first year of the Empty Homes Tax.

Apartments in downtown Vancouver

Jun 13City proposes $2 billion housing endowment fund with Housing Vancouver strategy update

The City will be proposing the consolidation of a $2 billion dollar Vancouver Affordable Housing Endowment Fund to Council next week.

modular housing rendering

Jun 074949 Heather Street being considered as a site for temporary modular housing

The City and Government of BC have taken steps towards creating new homes with the proposed addition of 100 new temporary modular homes at 4949 Heather St.

Heart shaped bike rack

Jun 07Vote for your favourite bike rack!

The City invites residents to view the submissions and vote for their favourite from thirty shortlisted designs submitted as part of the bike rack design competition.

modular housing rendering

Jun 06Temporary modular housing approved for Little Mountain site

Director of Planning Gil Kelley announced the approval of a development permit to build 46 new temporary modular homes at 137 East 37th Avenue.

downtown chinatown

Jun 05Changes to Chinatown development policies aim to improve fit of new buildings and maintain neighborhood character

Changes are being proposed to development policies in Chinatown to help new development fit better with the historic and cultural character of the neighborhood.

Aerial view of Cambie Bridge

Jun 01Cambie Bridge walking and cycling upgrades begin this weekend

Changes to improve comfort and safety for people walking and cycling over Cambie Bridge will begin on June 2, 2018.

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