Announcement: "Bins don't recycle. People do!" Student Video Contest winners

We challenged West Vancouver students to create short videos showing the importance of recycling responsibly. Out of 75 video submissions, a panel of judges has chosen the winners.Read More

Join the Mayor's Community Cleanup Party

Meet Mayor Mary-Ann Booth at the Mayor's Community Cleanup Party on Saturday, May 25 from 1 to 3 p.m. at the Ferry Building Gallery to help tidy up the surrounding area.Read More

Centennial Seawalk Update

Contractors will be surveying the Seawalk and some of the land in the area as part ot the settlement between CN and the DistrictRead More

Wildfire emergency exercises at Cypress Falls Park

On Thursday, May 2, residents near Cypress Falls Park may notice emergency response vehicle and helicopter activity. There is no cause for alarm.Read More

Police family carnival in Ambleside Park

The carnival takes place April 25–28. Expect increased traffic coming in and out of the park during this event. Read More

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Sprinkling Regulations

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

Sprinkling Regulations

Fire Danger Rating

Current fire danger rating: 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: May 13, 2019


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Traffic bulletin

Projects by the District of West Vancouver and partner agencies:

Wednesday, May 22 to Wednesday, June 5, 7:30 a.m to 5:30 p.m.

  • Delays in traffic flow on Inglewood Avenue between 11th Street and 13th Street due to road construction and traffic calming implementation

March through June 2019

  • Delays in traffic flow on 13th Street between Clyde Avenue and Mathers Avenue due to sewer rehabilitation

Tuesday, May 28 to Thurdsay, May 30

  • Intermitent centre-lane closures betwen 13th and 19th Street as crews collect pavement samples 
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For updates on traffic impacts related to the Five Creeks project, please visit:

Five Creeks Stormwater Flood Protection Project