COVID-19 Updates


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Apr 15, 2020

West Vancouver cancels all summer programs and festivals

All summer programs, events and rentals, including the annual Canada Day celebration and the Harmony Arts Festival, are cancelled.Details

Apr 9, 2020

CANCELLED: Seawalk closure will not go ahead

Staff will continue to implement measures to encourage physical distancing on the Seawalk in other ways.Details

Apr 8, 2020

West Vancouver launches Park Ranger program to promote physical distancing in parks

The District is launching a Park Ranger program to ensure people are getting the message about physical distancing while they are enjoying the outdoors.Details

Apr 7, 2020

Mayor's Update: support local businesses

Please do what you can to support our local business community.Details

Apr 2, 2020

Council meeting schedule changed

On March 30, Council cancelled all regularly scheduled council meetings until the end of June, with the exception of April 20 and May 4 meetings.Details

Mar 31, 2020

West Vancouver Council delays Budget until April 20

At its March 30 meeting, West Vancouver Council deferred adoption of the 2020 budget until April 20.Details

Mar 31, 2020

Construction permits accepted electronically

The District is no longer accepting paper applications or documents for construction and trade permits. We are still open for business and here to accept new applications and documents for existing applications electronically. Details

Mar 27, 2020

A Letter to Our Community

We write to you today on behalf of the members of all three Councils, who care deeply about the health and well-being of those who live and work on the North Shore. Now is the time to act, and we must act together.Details

Mar 25, 2020

Parking lots closed at Whytecliff Park, Lighthouse Park and Whyte Lake

Effective Tuesday, March 24, parking lots at Whytecliff Park, Lighthouse Park and Whyte Lake have been closed to discourage visitors.Details

Mar 24, 2020

District crews are out working to provide essential services

This includes maintenance that is necessary to provide the essential services that we all need in our daily lives.Details


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