Shape your city, share your input

Every year, the City of Vancouver and Park Board seek feedback on a variety of topics, including citywide strategic plans like the Zero Waste Strategy, neighbourhood plans, and operational plans like the budget.

We want to hear from you. Join TalkVancouver, take a questionnaire, or come out to a public event. Your feedback provides us insight into how we should shape our city.

Consultation activities

Don't miss out on having your say. Learn about our active consultation activities.


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  • Mount Pleasant Industrial Area

    As a follow-up to Council direction, staff are engaging with residents and local business on a recommended transportation strategy to support job growth in the Mount Pleasant Industrial area.

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  • Granville Bridge Connector

    This year, we will develop conceptual plans to create new and improved accessible pedestrian and cycling connections across the Granville Bridge.

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    Take the survey
  • 41st Ave B-Line

    We are working with Translink to implement a new B-Line bus from Joyce-Collingwood to UBC.

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  • Jericho Lands Planning Program

    The Jericho Lands will go through a comprehensive planning program that will help guide its future redevelopment to create a new community that is sustainable, socially and culturally inclusive, and highly livable.

    Open house

    Location: Jericho Hill Pool and Gymnasium, 4180 W 4th Ave

    • Saturday, March 2, 12pm to 4pm (welcome speeches and ceremony, 12pm to 1pm and open house, 1pm to 4pm)
    • Thursday, March 7, 4:30pm to 7:30pm
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  • Chinatown revitalization

    The Chinatown revitalization plan aims to bring community members together to address issues such as economic growth and heritage retention.

    We have recurring community office hours at Chinatown House as it works towards a new planning effort in Chinatown that will focus on supporting the community to sustain the neighbourhood's legacy for future generations.

    Monday to Friday, 10am to 4pm
    Chinatown House, 188 East Pender

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  • Rain City Strategy

    We are working on a strategy to:

    • Improve water quality
    • Enhance Vancouver’s resiliency and climate change adaptation
    • Use rainwater as a resource
    • Support neighbourhood livability and biodiversity


    Interactive pop-up station

    We are partnering with the Museum of Vancouver and the Fraser Basin Council Salmon Safe BC program to learn, interact, and talk about rainwater and salmon in the city.

    Saturday, March 16, 11am to 3pm
    Museum of Vancouver, 1100 Chestnut St

    Free with museum admission:

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  • Employment Lands and Economy Review

    We are developing a long-range land use policy plan to ensure we have an appropriate supply of land for businesses and jobs to support the future growth of our economy.

    Share your feedback online until April 2019.

    Information pop-ups

    • March 7, 3pm to 7pm, CityLab, 511 West Broadway
    • March 8, 3pm to 7pm, CityLab, 511 West Broadway
    • March 9, 12pm to 4pm, CityLab, 511 West Broadway
    • March 13, 3pm to 7pm, Kitsilano Neighbourhood House, 2305 W 7th Ave
    • March 14, 3pm to 7pm, Kingsgate Mall, 370 E Broadway
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    Take the survey
  • Smart Cities Canada
    Smart Cities Canada

    We are competing for $50 million in the Government of Canada’s Smart Cities Challenge. The competition recognizes Canadian cities that use data and connected technology to address local issues.

    Experience ELA 

    There have been a series of events featuring an electric autonomous shuttle (ELA) that represents the future of transportation in Surrey and Vancouver. ELA is being demonstrated as part of #SmarterTogether.

    Locations: Olympic Village SkyTrain station and Manitoba and W 1st Ave (northwest corner)
    Shuttle open to riders: February 23 to March 3
    Times: 11am to 5:30pm weekdays and 10am to 4:30pm weekends

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    Book your ride on ELA
  • 1157 Burrard Street

    The City has received an application to rezone 1157 Burrard Street from DD (Downtown District) and C-5 (Commercial) District to CD-1 (Comprehensive Development) District to allow for a 47-storey mixed-use tower. 

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  • 319 - 359 West 49th Avenue

    The City of Vancouver has received an application to rezone 319-359 West 49th Avenue from RS-1 (One-Family Dwelling) District to a CD-1 (Comprehensive Development) District.

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  • 1450 West Georgia Street

    The City has received an application to rezone 1450 West Georgia Street from Downtown (DD) District to Comprehensive Development (CD-1) to permit the development of a 49-storey strata and market rental residential building.

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