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Archived - Apr 17Public art proposal

The Parks Board has received a public art donation proposal from the Portuguese Joe Memorial Society to install a sculpture in Stanley Park. Tell us what you think of the proposal.

Kitchen container and Green Bin

Archived - Apr 16Changes to your garbage and Green Bin pick-up service

If you live in a house or a duplex and receive garbage pick-up from the City, your collection schedule will change. Starting spring 2013, your Green Bin and recycling will be emptied every week, and your garbage bin every other week.

City of Vancouver Book Award

Archived - Apr 16City invites submissions for 2013 Book Award

Authors and publishers of books that contribute to the appreciation and understanding of Vancouver’s history, unique character or the achievements of its residents are invited to submit entries for the 2013 City of Vancouver Book Award.

Keep Vancouver Spectacular Team

Archived - Apr 03Keep Vancouver Spectacular

Spring has sprung and we are looking for volunteers to join our annual city-wide May cleanup campaign: Keep Vancouver Spectacular. Individuals, businesses, and neighbourhood groups are encouraged to join.

Concillor Geoff Meggs, Naomi Yamamoto, Minister of State for Small Business and North Vancouver-Lonsdale MLA and Steven Reed, VP of the Board of Directors for the Canadian Soccer Association

Archived - Mar 21City welcomes 2015 Women’s World Cup games and final

Vancouver will host the final soccer game of the FIFA Women’s World Cup Canada 2015 and eight other games leading up to the final from 6 June to 5 July 2015.

The Mayor's Arts Awards

Archived - Mar 20Recognizing the very best of Vancouver's arts and culture community

Recognize the very best of Vancouver's arts and culture community. Nominations for the 2013 Mayor's Arts Awards are now open. Each nomination requires three nominators, and the deadline for nominations is 10 a.m. Monday, April 15.

Andrew and Crystal Johns' gift

Archived - Mar 19City wins trio of prestigious Earth Hour awards

The City of Vancouver was named the Global Earth Hour Capital 2013, Canadian winner of a WWF Green City Challenge Award, and People’s Choice winner at the World Wildlife Fund awards.

Lightbulb

Archived - Mar 18Join Earth Hour 2013

Join millions of people from around the world in the largest environmental event in history and go dark by switching off your lights from 8:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. on Saturday 23 March for Earth Hour.

Worms and compost

Archived - Mar 14Worm composting bins available for purchase

Reduce your kitchen waste and help the environment, by composting at home. We have a limited number of worm composters available.

Manholes give City maintenance workers access to the sewer and water systems.

Archived - Mar 13Iron Clad Art: Manhole cover design challenge

Turn our streets into dynamic public art sites. Submit your manhole cover designs that highlight the importance of our sewer system and express Vancouver’s spirit, values and a vision for a sustainable future by 4:00 p.m. 15 April 2013.

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