Vancouver Park Board

Unsightly Vancouver Needs To Tidy Up

Michael Geller | Posted 06.27.2014 | Canada British Columbia
Michael Geller

In the past, I was generally proud of how Vancouver was maintained. However, in recent years, I have noticed a general decline. Boulevards and parks appear overgrown, and more cigarette butts, chewing gum and garbage are strewn about. There's also an increase in the number of unkempt properties, presumably slated for redevelopment or unoccupied, which become scars on otherwise beautiful, well-maintained streetscapes.

Soon To Be No More At Vancouver Rec Centres

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 04.29.2014 | Canada British Columbia

A list of recommendations that includes implementing gender neutral signs at rec centre washrooms and change rooms has been approved by the Vancouver ...

Should Vancouver Aquarium Keep Whales, Dolphins?

CBC | Posted 06.07.2014 | Canada British Columbia

More than 11,000 people have joined an online petition to get the issue of whales and dolphins in captivity on Vancouver's municipal election ba...

Rec Centres Should Get Rid Of These Symbols: Vancouver Report

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 04.01.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Gender symbols for men and women's facilities should be removed from Vancouver recreation centres, and replaced with neutral signage that's more welco...

Senior Mocked By City Staff In Voice Mail

CBC | Posted 02.22.2014 | Canada British Columbia

A Vancouver senior says city staff need a lesson in etiquette this Christmas season, after she received a rude, mocking voice mail response to a query...

Vancouver Park Board Drama Intensifies

CBC | Posted 10.30.2013 | Canada British Columbia

The Vancouver Park Board says it will cut ties with volunteer associations at six community centres at the end of the year after they filed a B.C. Sup...

Vancouver Community Centre Funding Change Triggers Special Meeting

CBC | Posted 04.13.2013 | Canada British Columbia

The feud between the Vancouver Park Board and some community centre associations over who controls revenues continued at a packed special meeting Mond...