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Feb 25, 2020

COVID-19 Updates

Masks are mandatory at all District facilities. Find out which facilities are closed, learn how to access municipal services, and get information about resources and support during COVID-19. Details

Mar 5, 2021

Gleneagles Community Centre is open following the power outage earlier today

Power has been restored at Gleneagles Community Centre. Program participants will be contacted directly for programs that will be reinstated for the remainder of the day.Details

Mar 5, 2021

Mayor's Update: 2021 Budget Edition

The 2021 Proposed Budget will be presented to Council on Monday, March 8. Be informed and learn about this year's budget process. Details

Mar 5, 2021

Cost drivers in West Vancouver tax rates

Why are costs so high, when the population is not increasing, and may even be decreasing?Details

Mar 4, 2021

Share your feedback on policy recommendations for the management of our coastline

Citizen volunteers in the Coastal Marine Management Plan Working Group have been working to develop policy recommendations on the management of our coastline. Their recommendations are ready for your review and feedback.Details

Mar 3, 2021

Watermain break and shut off on 600 block of Clyde Avenue

In order to conduct repairs to a watermain break located in the 600 Block of Clyde Avenue, there will be a temporary water shutdown from Thursday, March 4 at 9 p.m. to Friday, March 5 at 6 a.m.Details

Mar 1, 2021

West Vancouver Police Board appoints John Lo as new Chief of Police

Chief Lo has been with the department since 1995, most recently in the position of Deputy Chief ConstableDetails

Feb 25, 2021

Update regarding programs at District community centres

Following the update on February 25 from the Provincial Health Officer, the current Provincial Health Orders have been extended until further notice. As a result, the District will continue to offer a number of programs and services at community recreation facilities, while a number of others will remain suspended.Details

Feb 24, 2021

We can Green Can! The 2021 Student Video Contest is now open

The Student Video Contest is back! West Vancouver students in kindergarten to Grade 12 are invited to create an original video for a chance to win the top prize of $750.Details

Feb 23, 2021

Track at West Vancouver Secondary named “Harry Jerome Oval”

West Vancouver Schools, in partnership with the District of West Vancouver, has announced that the running track at West Vancouver Secondary School is being named in honour of one of Canada’s most celebrated athletes, Harry Jerome.Details


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