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Two toddlers and an adult woman in a Wee Expressions music class at the Creekside Community Recreation Centre.

Apr 25Living in an apartment with kids? Share your experiences

​The City is seeking input from apartment-dwelling families with children to help plan for spaces that better meet their needs.

Smart Cities street team interacting with people on the street

Apr 24Mobility the focus of Vancouver and Surrey's Smart-Cities idea

The cities of Vancouver and Surrey could implement Canada's first two collision-free corridors using autonomous vehicles and smart technologies for multi-modal transportation if selected by Infrastructure Canada to bring that idea to reality.

City Hall’s new air source heat pump

Apr 24City Hall’s new heat pump is more energy efficient, reduces GHGs, and saves taxpayer money in the process

To address the City’s target to reduce corporate carbon emissions by 33 percent below 2007 levels by 2020, City Hall is now using a zero emissions air source heat pump.

Condos in Vancouver

Apr 23Empty Homes Tax to generate estimated $30 million

Vancouver's Empty Homes Tax, the first of its kind in North America, will generate an estimated $30 million in revenue to the City.

Chinese men in front of post office

Apr 22City Council apologizes to Chinese Community for past discrimination

Vancouver City Council delivered a formal apology for historical discrimination of Chinese residents in Vancouver.

Girl riding Mobi bike on seawall

Apr 20Public bike share program reaches Commercial Drive

​The City, in partnership with TransLink and Vancouver Bike Share Inc., is pleased to announce that the expansion of Vancouver's public bike share program service area has reached Commercial Drive.

bedroom in a condo

Apr 19City legalizes short-term rentals in Vancouver

City Council enacted a new bylaw that permits Vancouver residents to operate short-term rentals in their principal residence for stays of less than 30 days.

shelves showing wine bottles

Apr 18Sale of liquor in grocery stores approved by City Council

City Council voted to approve zoning bylaw amendments that will permit the sale of liquor in grocery stores.

City Hall with caption Vancouver Votes

Apr 18More voting access for citizens with disabilities and other vulnerable residents

An update to Vancouver’s election bylaw now allows us to bring voting to shelters, drop-in centres, and small care facilities.

condominium building

Apr 18City efforts to streamline new planning and development are paying off

Dedicated efforts to transform the planning and development processes have improved response times in many key areas.

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