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Jul 6, 2020

Find out about a career in firefighting from local female firefighters

Curious about a career as a firefighter? Find out more from a team of female firefighters at Camp Ignite on August 9. The deadline to apply is... Details

Jul 6, 2020

COVID-19 Updates

The District of West Vancouver has developed an operating model to gradually restart services that were closed as a result of the pandemic. The first, and most important deciding factor when considering restarting any service is the safety of residents, businesses and staff. We will continue to keep the community informed of service level adjustments. To receive information by email, subscribe to e-west.

  • Municipal Hall is closed until further notice. District staff continue providing the same essential services by phone and email. Contact us.
  • COVID Park Ranger Program winds up, regular Park Ranger program begins.
  • Fields are now open for organized play with permits.
  • Memorial Library opens for borrowing on July 7. 
  • Modified outdoor summer programs and camps start Monday, July 6. 
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Jul 2, 2020

COVID Park Ranger Program wraps up, regular Park Ranger program begins

Launched in Phase One, the COVID Park Ranger program redeployed District staff to parks and trails to raise awareness and help visitors maintain 6 feet of distance.Details

Jun 30, 2020

A new way to celebrate Canada Day in West Vancouver

Although this year is different, we can still celebrate Canada Day with each other safely from our homes, backyards, driveways, and balconies.Details

Jun 25, 2020

Slow Streets Pilot Project on Bellevue Avenue begins Thursday, June 25

The District of West Vancouver is implementing a temporary pilot project to provide additional space for walking, cycling and rolling during the COVID-19 pandemic. The slow street pilot is located on Bellevue Avenue between 18th Street and 25th StreetDetails

Jun 25, 2020

Fact Check: Information about Gateway Residences at Park Royal – Public Hearing July 16

Some inaccurate statements regarding this proposal have been circulating in the community. Details

Jun 23, 2020

We're looking for FireSmart community champion volunteers

The District of West Vancouver is becoming a FireSmart Community and we’re looking for leaders who are dedicated to protecting their neighbourhood from wildfire.Details

Jun 22, 2020

Public hearing regarding Gateway Residences at Park Royal rescheduled

The public hearing regarding the Gateway Residences at Park Royal, previously scheduled for June 23, 2020, has been rescheduled to July 16, 2020.


Jun 19, 2020

Summer Recreation Programs and Services Update

West Vancouver Recreation is excited to offer a selection of modified outdoor summer programs and camps starting on Monday, July 6Details

Jun 11, 2020

Mayor's Update: June 11, 2020

Although the pandemic is not over, British Columbians are adapting quite well and I am cautiously optimistic that we will continue to slowly recover.Details


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