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Jul 4, 2013

Nominate someone today!

If you know of a West Vancouver resident or business who gives their time, energy, and commitment to the betterment of this community, consider nominating them for an award.Details

Jun 18, 2013

Check out our 2012 Annual Report

The annual report for the year ending December 31, 2012 is now available.

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May 19, 2013

West Vancouver Council advances major redevelopment application for 1300 block of Marine Drive

West Vancouver, BC – On Monday night, Council advanced Grosvenor Capital Corporation’s application to redevelop the 1300 block of Marine Drive... Details

May 9, 2013

West Vancouver Council orders completion of slope remediation work

West Vancouver, BC — The District of West Vancouver Council has ordered staff... Details

May 2, 2013

Elephant Seal on Ambleside Beach – people are asked to keep a safe distance away

West Vancouver, BC – On Wednesday, May 1, a juvenile elephant seal appeared on the beach at Ambleside Park. While this species is... Details

Apr 8, 2013

West Vancouver switching to every-other-week garbage collection

West Vancouver, BC – On April 22, the District of West Vancouver will introduce the following changes to solid waste collection... Details

Mar 25, 2013

Unlicensed or unqualified contractors

West Vancouver, BC — Are you thinking about spring renovations? Are you wondering which contractor to hire? We’ve all heard the horror... Details

Mar 14, 2013

Antiques, collectibles offered at Flea Market fundraiser in West Vancouver on April 7

West Vancouver, BC — Collectors and bargain hunters, get ready to rummage through previously loved goods: the Seniors’ Activity Centre... Details

Mar 8, 2013

Internationally acclaimed singer takes instructors’ stage at the District of West Vancouver’s Songwriting Camp

West Vancouver, BC —Young aspiring singers and songwriters will have a rare opportunity to hone their musical skills with the... Details

Mar 8, 2013

Construction commences on an innovative new playground at John Lawson Park

West Vancouver, BC – Construction on the highly anticipated John Lawson Park playground is scheduled to commence early April 2013 and... Details


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