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What's new

Climate Emergency Parking Program

Take the survey and provide your feedback on: 

  • An annual pollution charge on high polluting vehicles (model year 2023 or newer) 
  • A new overnight residential parking permit (about $45/yr) 

Beat the heat and stay safe

The summer heat has arrived. Get out and enjoy, but stay safe.

Tips to beat the heat:

  • Dress down
  • Seek shade
  • Check on others

Japanese beetle treatment in parks

Japanese beetle, an invasive pest in Canada, has been found in Vancouver and is damaging local plants. 

Find out what you should do if you see a Japanese beetle.

Nominations open for Poet Laureate

Nominations are open for our next Poet Laureate. The Laureate’s term will commence in 2021 and will last two years.

Submit a nomination form from the candidate or from a peer by Aug 11, 2021.

Water restrictions: May 1 - October 15

When you can water:

  • Even-numbered addresses: Wed and Sat, 4am–9am ONLY
  • Odd-numbered addresses: Thurs and Sun, 4am–9am ONLY

If you water outside of allowed times, you could be fined $250.