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District recognized for excellence in 2015 budget process

the District of West Vancouver has been recognized for excellence in 2015 by the Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA).Read More

Council Briefs - October 5, 2015

The following items were considered by Council at the October 5 meeting:Read More

District of West Vancouver implements policy changes ahead of AGLG report

Of the five recommendations made by the AGLG, all were in various stages of development prior to the auditRead More

2015 Tax Sale

There are no properties up for 2015 Tax Sale.Read More

Council Briefs – September 21, 2015

The following item was considered by Council at the September 21 meeting:Read More

Construction Updates

Police Services and Municipal Hall construction

Construction of the new Police Services and Municipal Hall project is underway. Esquimalt Avenue is closed between 16th and 17th Streets.

The south entrance on the main level of Municipal Hall is open as usual, but the lower and lower main entrances on the south side are closed during construction.

Tree and vegetation removal will take place between September 21 and October 2. Once the project is complete, the trees will be replaced. 

Police Services & Municipal Hall Project

Orchill Road Upgrade

Orchill Road from St. Georges Avenue to Marine Drive and the Gleneagles Golf Course Parking Lot will be re-constructed  beginning October 19, 2015 and will take 12 weeks, depending on weather and contractor availability. Hours of construction will be between 7:30 a.m. and 5:30 p.m. Traffic control staff will be on site to direct traffic and every effort will be made to minimize disruption. Your cooperation is requested in order to carry out this work in a safe and efficient manner.

Orchill Road Upgrade

Spirit Trail installation near Gleneagles

The week of July 27, the District began installing a new segment of Spirit Trail multi-use path along 6300 block Marine Drive (in front of Gleneagles Elementary School). Construction is on-going, with repaving of Marine Drive and paving of the trail segment scheduled to be complete by end of September (weather dependent). 

Spirit Trail installation near Gleneagles

Hadden Creek Culvert Upgrades and Replacement

Upgrades to the culvert crossing 500 block Hadden Drive begins July 13 and will continue until the end of September. Hadden Drive, east of Southborough Drive, will be completely closed to pedestrians and through-traffic. The remainder of Hadden Drive will be open to local traffic only. Detour signage is in place.

Hadden Creek Culvert details

1100-1200 block Keith Road Water Main Replacement

Water main replacement is scheduled to begin June 29. Work will take approximately 12 weeks and will be followed by installation of a new sidewalk on the south side of this Keith Road segment as well as other pedestrian safety improvements.

Keith Road will remain open during construction, however, there will be times when vehicle access will be restricted.

Keith Road details

For more information and updates:

2015 Projects Timetable



Lawn Sprinkling Regulations

Stage 1 in effect

Effective September 22, we're back to Stage 1 water restrictions. Lawn sprinkling is permitted at the following times:

  • Even-numbered addresses: Monday, Wednesday or Saturday mornings, 4 - 9 a.m.
  • Odd-numbered addresses: Tuesday, Thursday or Sunday mornings, 4 - 9 a.m.

Stage 1 details


West Vancouver Municipal Hall
750  17th Street
West Vancouver BC V7V 3T3

Hours: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Monday to Friday

Contact us by email

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Current Fire Rating

The current rating is Low

Barbecues: only in designated areas. Charcoal and propane fuelled barbecues permitted in parks and beaches, except for Lighthouse Park

Closures: none at this time
In forests and parks: no smoking, stay on trails

The following are not permitted:

  • backyard wood-burning fireplaces
  • campfires in parks or on beaches
  • discarded lighted matches, cigars, cigarettes
  • burning debris or green waste


Notices of upcoming public hearings and public meetings and statutory notices are posted here.

There are no notices at this time.