Swimming advisory issued for Ambleside Beach

Ambleside Beach is closed to swimming due to elevated bacteria counts.Read More

B-Line construction in West Vancouver

Construction on the West Vancouver segment of the route on Marine Drive between Taylor Way and Park Royal will take place intermittingly for two weeks starting in late JulyRead 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

Overnight lane closures on the Lions Gate Bridge

Drivers can expect delays on the Lions Gate Bridge from 8 p.m. on Saturday, July 20 to 8 a.m. on Sunday, July 21 while crews conduct repairs.Read More

Five Creeks Project update and message to the community

With the project being underway for several weeks 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

Five Creeks Stormwater Flood Project Project update

Since no eagle nesting activity has been observed to date, work will commence on June 17, with regular nest monitoring protocols in place.Read More

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  • B-Line
  • Horseshoe Bay Local Area Plan
  • Horseshoe Bay Park Revitalization
  • Initial Consultation: 2195 Gordon Avenue
  • Neighbourhood Character
  • Parc Verdun Improvements

Sprinkling Regulations

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

Sprinkling Regulations

Fire Danger Rating

Current fire danger rating: VERY LOW/LOW

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: July 11, 2019

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

Traffic bulletin

Projects by the District of West Vancouver and partner agencies:

Monday, July 22, 7:30 a.m.–3:30 p.m.

  • Traffic reduced to one lane in each direction on Marine Drive between 22nd Street and 23rd Street due to crane work at the Cressey site

Monday, July 22 for approximately six weeks

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

Monday, July 29 for approximately eight weeks

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

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

Five Creeks Stormwater Flood Protection Project


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