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Jan 19City partners with Shaw to expand public’s access to free WiFi

Currently, about 550 free public WiFi locations are currently active, with the remaining locations becoming active over the coming months.

Vancouver Aquarium

Jan 18Park Board responds to Vancouver Aquarium decision on cetaceans in captivity

The Vancouver Park Board applauds the Vancouver Aquarium's decision that it will end the importation and display of live cetaceans in Stanley Park.

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Jan 17Council approves Women’s Equity Strategy

City Council approved Vancouver: A City For All Women, Women’s Equity Strategy 2018-2028.

Stanley Park Brewing

Jan 15New restaurant soon to open in historic Stanley Park location

Learn how the new Stanley Park Brewing restaurant will be a positive addition to the park.

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Jan 11Postmedia donates historic photographs to City Archives

The City of Vancouver Archives is set to gain more than two million 20th century photographic negatives thanks to Postmedia Network Inc. ("Postmedia").

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Jan 10Winter edition of public space study seeks volunteers

The winter edition of the City of Vancouver's Public Space and Public Life Study continues to look at how to make downtown public spaces more vibrant and inviting year round.

Germaine Koh, Artist-in-Residence for Engineering department

Jan 10City selects first Artist-in-Residence for Engineering Services

We are pleased to announce Germaine Koh as the new Artist-in-Residence for its Engineering department.

Multiple Vancouver apartments in the West End

Jan 0955% of Empty Homes Tax declarations submitted to date

With less than a month to go until Empty Homes Tax declarations are due, all owners of residential property in Vancouver are required to submit a declaration by February 2, 2018, to ensure they do not face unnecessary fines and penalties.

Apartments in the Vancouver's West End

Jan 05595 and 599 West 2nd Ave planned as next site for temporary modular housing

The latest step has been taken towards creating 600 new homes for Vancouver’s homeless residents with the planned addition of approximately 50 temporary modular homes at 595 and 599 West 2nd Ave.

Smithe Street

Jan 04Critical sewer upgrades begin along Smithe Street downtown

The City has begun upgrades to critical sewer infrastructure along Smithe Street from Homer to Beatty Street.

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