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Stanley park seawall to receive largest restoration in its history

Visited everyday by dog walkers, joggers, tourists, cyclists and people just out for a nice outdoor stroll along the water, the Stanley Park seawall is getting the biggest restoration of its kind. Vancouver Park Board crews have already begun preliminary work on the nine-kilometre structure, in need of repair due to an ongoing battle with […]

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City of Vancouver proposes strategy for reducing single-use items

At one time or another, everyone has experienced going into a grocery store and being charged for plastic carrying bags during checkout. The City of Vancouver is considering implementing plans to have other single use items, such as disposable cups and plastic straws, treated in the same manner, or perhaps eliminated altogether as part of […]

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Submit an idea for Infrastructure Canada Smart Cities Challenge

Do you have an innovative idea that uses technology to improve the economy, environment or society? Then the Infrastructure Canada Smart Cities Challenge (ICSCC) wants to hear from you. The cities of Vancouver and Surrey, which are the two largest in B.C., are joining forces to submit an application to ICSCC, a Canada-wide competition encouraging […]

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