News

Rock Ambleside Park music festival August 16–18

On August 16, 17 and 18, West Vancouver will welcome Rock Ambleside Park, a classic rock music festival.Read More

Proposal for Navvy Jack Nature Centre

Navvy Jack House is located at 1768 Argyle Avenue and was home to families for 143 years. The District is considering a proposal to acknowledge this significant heritage asset by repurposing it as a nature centre.Read More

Swimming advisory lifted at Ambleside Beach

It is now safe to swim at Ambleside Beach.Read More

RapidBus (B-Line) construction in West Vancouver

Construction of the West Vancouver segment of the route on Marine Drive between Taylor Way and Park Royal will take place intermittedly for two weeks starting the week of August 12.Read More

Brissenden Park Update

A Notice of Civil Claim has been issued by the Attorney-General, David Eby, naming the District as Defendant, but the District is not presently taking steps to defend the legal action, because the Notice of Civil Claim has not been served.Read More

Five Creeks Project update and message to the community

We would like to provide you with an update on the project to date and to ensure that more important details about this project have not been overlooked amidst information that has been made available.Read More

Upcoming Meetings & Events

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Sprinkling Regulations

Stage 1 seasonal lawn watering regulations are in effect May 1 to October 15 every year.

Sprinkling Regulations

Council's Priorities

At the beginning of their term, Council  worked together to set strategic goals and objectives that they will work toward achieving in the first two years of their term. 

Council's Priorities 2019–2020

Fire Danger Rating

Current fire danger rating: MODERATE

Prohibited year-round

  • open fires (including beach fires) anywhere in West Vancouver
  • smoking in parks and beaches
  • barbecues in Lighthouse Park

Summer Fire Safety

Picnic Guidelines

BC Wildfire

Updated: August 15, 2019

Notices

Check here to review upcoming public hearings, public meetings and statutory notices. 

  • No notices at this time

Traffic bulletin

Projects by the District of West Vancouver and partner agencies:

Friday, August 16–Friday, August 30

  • Queens Avenue, between 15th and 19th Streets, will be open to local traffic only from August 16–30 for paving. Details

Monday, August 19–Friday, August 23

  • Expect traffic delays and single-lane alternating traffic on 17th Street between Duchess Avenue and Fulton Avenue to facilitate removal of existing Bell fibre optic cables, strand, and poles.

Starting Monday, July 22 for approximately six weeks

  • Traffic delays on Esquimalt Avenue between 14th Street and 15th Street due to watermain replacement project

Starting Monday, July 29 for approximately eight weeks

  • Traffic delays on Queens Avenue between 15th Street and 19th Street due to road improvements. Details.

Starting the week of August 12 for approximately two weeks

  • Intermittent traffic delays on Marine Drive between Taylor Way and Park Royal due to RapidBus (B-Line) construction. Details.

For updates on traffic impacts related to the Five Creeks project, please visit:

Five Creeks Stormwater Flood Protection Project

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