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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.

Young soccer fans

Archived - Jul 06Vancouver FIFA Fan Zone attracts over 130,000 visitors

Vancouver's FIFA Fan Zone attracted over 130,000 attendees over the course of the 13 days it was open during the FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015 Tournament, making it the most popular destination of the six Fan Zone sites across the country.

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.

Downtown Vancouver with smoke in the air

Archived - Jul 06Cooling Centres are open if you need to get inside

Our Cooling Centres, which include air-conditioned community centres and libraries, are open if you need relief from the smoke.

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.

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.

An event in the Grandview neighbourhood

Archived - Jun 24Grandview-Woodland Citizens’ Assembly Final Report

The Citizens’ Assembly's final report on the Grandview-Woodland Community Plan was presented to Council today. It includes recommendations about important issues in Grandview-Woodland, including housing, transportation, local economy, culture, and land-use.

Bee on flower

Archived - Jun 23City celebrates mid-point of Greenest City

Learn about our next steps towards Vancouver’s goal to shift to 100% renewable energy, and Bright Green Summer, a series of events and engagement to celebrate our Greenest City Action Plan progress.

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