After several years of delays, construction is set to begin on a new downtown city park at Smithe and Richards.
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The concept for the expansion of Coopers Park into an under-utilized area under the Cambie Street Bridge is moving ahead.
The City of Vancouver is seeking proposals from landscape architecture or urban planning firms to help map the future of the West End waterfront including Sunset Beach and English Bay.
Concord Pacific’s new community pop-up park in Northeast False Creek is now open, designed by local landscape architecture firm PWL Partnership.
The Vancouver Park Board is seeking public input for a new, nine-acre park at Oakridge Centre. The public park will be located partially on the mall’s rooftop, as well as at ground level. Access to the upper park levels will be by stairs, ramps, escalators and elevators. The vision for the park includes lush plantings […]
The Vancouver Park Board says it’s confident there will be no risk to a heron colony when the new home of Stanley Park Brewing opens at the former Fish House restaurant later this year. A group of neighbours calling themselves “Stanley Park Advocates” have released a video outlining their top 10 concerns with the brewery, […]
The Vancouver Park Board and the city are holding open houses for a new nine-acre park at Cambie Street and West 41st Avenue. The park will be created as part of the redevelopment of Oakridge Centre by QuadReal and Westbank, and will be located partially on the podium roofs of the new towers. There will be […]
Oh, to be a kid again. The new Creekside Park is now open next to Science World, and kids can slide along a 22-metre zipline, among other adventures. Measuring more than 18,000 sq ft. (1,700 sq metres), the new Creekside Park is the most accessible and largest park in Vancouver. The playground cost $900,000 and […]
New renderings of the design for an upcoming city park at Smithe and Richards in Yaletown are now available. The Vancouver Park Board approved the design in May 2016, and have been working with DIALOG to refine the concept, which will go before the urban design panel this month. If all goes well, the park […]
The Vancouver Park Board is looking for public feedback on a proposal from the Ireland Canada Monument Society to install a monument in George Wainborn Park in Yaletown. The monument would honour the contributions of Irish Canadians to Vancouver, the province, and Canada. The non-profit society is funding the monument, and two possible designs are […]