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Election 2015 for City Bird 2016

Archived - May 09And the 2016 City Bird winner is the Peregrine Falcon

It’s a wrap. After close to a month of heavy campaigning, Vancouver has elected its “official” 2016 City Bird! The 2016 winner follows in the wings of the cute, perky Black-capped Chickadee, 2015’s City Bird.

Chickadee © Jay Black

Archived - May 07Vancouver parking decals now feature the City Bird

The Black-capped Chickadee, official city bird for 2015, is now featured on Vancouver parking permit decals.

Aaron Munro of RainCity Housing

Archived - May 06Mental Health Week 2015: Mayor’s Task Force continues progress on mental health and addictions

The Mayor’s Task Force on Mental Health and Addictions has made significant progress in implementing the 23 priority actions set-out by City Council in September 2014. Find out more.

McClary Manufacturing Company Building

Archived - May 052015 Vancouver Heritage Award winners

Outstanding efforts to preserve Vancouver’s heritage were recognized last night at the 2015 Vancouver Heritage Awards ceremony. View this year's award recipients.

Quake Cottage earthquake simulator

Archived - May 04Experience an earthquake simulator at City Hall

Come to City Hall tomorrow and experience the Quake Cottage, a mobile earthquake simulator, and learn how to prepare for an emergency.

Queen Elizabeth and Vancouver Playhouse theatres sign

Archived - Apr 29City offers affordable rates for non-profits at civic theatres

Not-for-profit organizations will now be able to book rental spaces at reduced rates effective September 1, 2015 at Vancouver’s world-class City-owned theatres.

Portuguese Joe Silvey and his Coast Salish wives sculpture

Archived - Apr 24Coast Salish artist unveils monumental sculpture in Stanley Park April 25

Coast Salish master carver Ts’uts’umutl Luke Marston unveils his long-awaited Shore to Shore on Saturday, April 25 from 2:00pm to 4:00pm at Stanley Park’s Brockton Point.

Tens of thousands of Keep Vancouver Spectacular volunteers have kept Vancouver neighbourhoods and streets clean since 1995

Archived - Apr 23Keeping Vancouver Spectacular for 20 years

Come celebrate the 20th year of the Keep Vancouver Spectacular litter clean-up program on Saturday, April 25. We're thanking the thousands of volunteers who've kept our city beautiful and litter-free. Get the celebration details and sign up to join or lead a cleanup team.

Vancouver City Hall

Archived - Apr 22City proposes framework to regulate marijuana-related businesses

In the last two years, the City has seen a rapid growth rate of 100 per cent per year in marijuana-related businesses. Find out our proposal to achieve a careful balance between ensuring adequate availability for those in need and ensuring community health, safety, security, aesthetics, equity, and enjoyment of property.

Traffic near Braid SkyTrain Station

Archived - Apr 20Cast your vote by mail or in person

Fill out your ballot, package it, and drop it off at any Canada Post outlet or mailbox. You have until May 29 to mail it in.

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