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Repair Workshop

Staff submitted Repair because you care! Every year, thousands of ripped or worn-out textiles, broken computers, small electronics, and appliances could get a new lease on life after a simple repair, but are recycled or disposed of as garbage. Help to counter this throwaway culture by participating and learning some new skills at our upcoming Repair Workshop. You're invited to bring clothing, computers, small electronics, and appliances that need fixing or mending to our upcoming repair workshop. Our volunteer repair specialists will help you learn how to repair or mend one item for free. If you plan to attend, please RSVP through Eventbrite so that our repair specialists know how many repairs to expect. What are Repair Workshops? A do-it-together, hands-on-approach workshop where volunteer repair specialists repair one item per visitor for free.  Though free, Repair Workshops aren’t free repair services.  They're participatory events – visitors are required to be present for the repair and are… Event type: Community. Education / lecture. Campaign, project, or topic: Zero Waste Strategy. Area: Kensington-Cedar Cottage. Audience: All ages. Language: English. Sustainability: Zero waste / recycling stations. Register: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/repair-workshop-city-of-vancouver-registration-57645799137. Organizer type: City of Vancouver. Organizer: Zero Waste and Resource Recovery. Phone: 604-871-6443. Saturday, March 30, 2019, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM. Trout Lake Community Centre 3360 Victoria Dr Vancouver, BC V5N 4M4, Canada.

Rezoning Application Open House - 2209-2249 East Broadway

Staff submitted The City of Vancouver has received an application to rezone 2209-2249 East Broadway from RS-1 (One-Family Dwelling) District to CD-1 (Comprehensive Development) District. The proposal is for a 6-storey residential development. A community open house will be held on April 1, 2019 from 5:30 - 8:00 pm in the Cafeteria of Vancouver Technical Secondary School (2600 East Broadway). City staff and the applicant team were available to answer questions. Event type: Open house / info session. Area: Grandview-Woodland. Audience: All ages. Language: English. Organizer type: City of Vancouver. Organizer: City of Vancouver. Website: https://rezoning.vancouver.ca/applications/2209ebroadway/index.htm. Monday, April 1, 2019, 5:30 PM – 8:00 PM. Vancouver Technical Secondary School, Cafeteria 2600 E Broadway Vancouver, BC V5M 1Y5, Canada.

Park Board meeting

Park Board commissioners generally hold one to two public meetings each month, with a Committee meeting followed by a Regular Board meeting.  Agendas are posted in the week prior to each meeting. All are welcome to attend in person or to watch online. To speak at a Committee meeting about an item on the agenda, request to speak by noon on the day of the scheduled meeting. Speakers are given a five-minute time limit, unless otherwise decided by the Committee. Speaker sign-up is not available for Regular Board meetings. Written comments and requests to speak are shared with all Commissioners. The Board may choose to refer an item to a future Committee meeting in order to hear from speakers. Event type: Meeting. Area: Downtown. Audience: All ages. Language: English. Accessibility: Accessible venue and parking. Sustainability: Bicycle parking. Water fountains. Zero waste / recycling stations. Organizer type: Vancouver Park Board. Organizer: General Manager's Office. Website: http://vancouver.ca/your-government/park-board-meetings-and-decisions.aspx. Email: pbmeetings@vancouver.ca. Phone: 604-257-8158. Monday, April 1, 2019, 6:30 PM – 10:00 PM. Park Board Administration Office 2099 Beach Ave Vancouver, BC V6G 1Z4, Canada.

Regular Council meeting

This meeting is open to the public. To view the agenda, speak at the meeting, and view meeting minutes and video after the meeting finishes: go to the Council meetings application. Event type: Meeting. Area: Fairview. Audience: All ages. Language: English. Accessibility: Accessible venue and parking. Sustainability: Bicycle parking. Near public transit. Water fountains. Zero waste / recycling stations. Organizer type: City of Vancouver. Organizer: City Clerk. Tuesday, April 2, 2019, 9:30 AM – 1:00 PM. City Hall, 453 West 12th Ave.

Rezoning Application Open House - 3429-3469 Fraser Street

Staff submitted Join us at a community open house to learn about an application to rezone 3429-3469 Fraser Street to allow for a six-storey, mixed-use building with 104 secured market rental residential units and commercial units on the ground floor. Event type: Open house / info session. Campaign, project, or topic: Rezoning application. Area: Riley Park. Audience: All ages. Language: English. Organizer type: City of Vancouver. Organizer: Planning, Urban Design and Sustainability. Website: https://rezoning.vancouver.ca/applications/3429-3469fraserst/index.htm. Tuesday, April 2, 2019, 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Glad Tidings Church 3456 Fraser St Vancouver, BC V5V 4C4, Canada.

Public hearing

This meeting is open to the public. Public hearings are held to consider and decide on rezoning applications (for zoning bylaw changes) and heritage designations. Council must hold a public hearing before deciding to change a zoning bylaw, according to the Vancouver Charter. One week before the meeting: View the meeting schedule , Request to speak at the meeting During the meeting: Watch the meeting live online If the meeting agenda isn't completed, the meeting chair will schedule the next meeting at the end of the meeting. Learn more about public hearings. Event type: Meeting. Area: Fairview. Language: English. Accessibility: Accessible venue and parking. Sustainability: Bicycle parking. Near public transit. Water fountains. Zero waste / recycling stations. Organizer type: City of Vancouver. Organizer: City Clerk. Tuesday, April 2, 2019, 6:00 PM – Wednesday, April 3, 2019, 12:00 AM. City Hall, 453 West 12th Ave.

Policy and Strategic Priorities Standing Committee meeting

This meeting is open to the public. To view the agenda, speak at the meeting, and view meeting minutes and video after the meeting finishes: go to the Council meetings application. Event type: Meeting. Area: Fairview. Language: English. Accessibility: Accessible venue and parking. Sustainability: Bicycle parking. Near public transit. Water fountains. Zero waste / recycling stations. Organizer type: City of Vancouver. Organizer: City Clerk. Wednesday, April 3, 2019, 9:30 AM – 5:00 PM. City Hall, 453 West 12th Ave.

Public hearing

This meeting is open to the public. Public hearings are held to consider and decide on rezoning applications (for zoning bylaw changes) and heritage designations. Council must hold a public hearing before deciding to change a zoning bylaw, according to the Vancouver Charter. One week before the meeting: View the meeting schedule , Request to speak at the meeting During the meeting: Watch the meeting live online If the meeting agenda isn't completed, the meeting chair will schedule the next meeting at the end of the meeting. Learn more about public hearings. Event type: Meeting. Area: Fairview. Language: English. Accessibility: Accessible venue and parking. Sustainability: Bicycle parking. Near public transit. Water fountains. Zero waste / recycling stations. Organizer type: City of Vancouver. Organizer: City Clerk. Thursday, April 4, 2019, 6:00 PM – Friday, April 5, 2019, 12:00 AM. City Hall, 453 West 12th Ave.

Business licence/chauffeur’s permit appeal hearing

Business licence and chauffeur's permit appeal hearings decide whether to revoke or suspend a business licence or chauffeur's permit based on illegal and prohibited activities. This meeting is open to the public. To view the agenda and meeting minutes: go to the Council meetings application. Event type: Meeting. Area: Mount Pleasant. Language: English. Accessibility: Accessible venue and parking. Sustainability: Bicycle parking. Near public transit. Water fountains. Zero waste / recycling stations. Organizer type: City of Vancouver. Organizer: City Clerk. Tuesday, April 9, 2019, 9:30 AM – 1:30 PM. City Hall, 453 West 12th Ave.

Rezoning Application Open House - 1698 West Georgia Street

Staff submitted The City of Vancouver has received a rezoning application to rezone 1698 West Georgia Street from Multiple Dwelling (RM-6) District to Comprehensive Development (CD-1) to allow for the development of a 33-storey residential tower. A community open house will be held on April 9, 2019 from 4:30 - 7:00 pm at the Westin Bayshore Hotel (1601 Bayshore Drive). City staff and the applicant team will be available to answer questions. Event type: Open house / info session. Campaign, project, or topic: Rezoning application. Area: Downtown. Audience: All ages. Language: English. Organizer type: City of Vancouver. Organizer: City of Vancouver. Website: https://rezoning.vancouver.ca/applications/1698wgeorgia/index.htm. Tuesday, April 9, 2019, 4:30 PM – Friday, April 26, 2019, 7:00 PM. Westin Bayshore Hotel 1601 Bayshore Dr Vancouver, BC V6G 3E7, Canada.

Rezoning Application Open House - 1805 Larch Street

Staff submitted Join us at a community open house to learn about an application to rezone 1805 Larch Street to allow for a five-storey secured rental residential building with a minimum of 20% of the residential floor area permanently secured for moderate income households. Event type: Open house / info session. Campaign, project, or topic: Rezoning application. Area: Kitsilano. Audience: All ages. Language: English. Organizer type: City of Vancouver. Organizer: Planning, Urban Design and Sustainability. Website: https://rezoning.vancouver.ca/applications/1805larchst/index.htm. Wednesday, April 10, 2019, 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Kitsilano Neighbourhood House (Community Hall) 2305 W 7th Ave Vancouver, BC V6K 1Y4, Canada.

Business licence/chauffeur’s permit appeal hearing

Business licence and chauffeur's permit appeal hearings decide whether to revoke or suspend a business licence or chauffeur's permit based on illegal and prohibited activities. This meeting is open to the public. To view the agenda and meeting minutes: go to the Council meetings application. Event type: Meeting. Area: Mount Pleasant. Language: English. Accessibility: Accessible venue and parking. Sustainability: Bicycle parking. Near public transit. Water fountains. Zero waste / recycling stations. Organizer type: City of Vancouver. Organizer: City Clerk. Wednesday, April 10, 2019, 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM. City Hall, 453 West 12th Ave.

Zero Waste Reuse and Recycling Drop-off

Staff submitted Gather up all those clothes and shoes you no longer wear, and those small appliances and electronics that haven’t worked for months, and bring them to our Free Electronics and Used Clothing Reuse and Recycling Event. The clothing you donate may be reused as clothing or recycled to make wiping rags, re-spun fabric and other textile-based products. Items you can donate and bring for reuse: • Computers and monitors (collected by Free Geek to re-purpose for those in need) • Clothing - women, men, children • Accessories - scarves, hats, gloves • Shoes • Bags and purses • Bedding - sheets, pillowcases, blankets • Curtains • Bath towels • Fabric shower curtains • Cloth tablecloths and napkins • Kitchen tea towels • Pillows, cushions, and duvets Items you can recycle: • Electronics • Video game systems • Small household appliances • Power tools • Home theatre components • Portable audio and video equipment • Phones • Household batteries… Event type: Community. Campaign, project, or topic: Zero Waste Strategy. Area: All of Vancouver. Audience: All ages. Language: English. Sustainability: Zero waste / recycling stations. Organizer type: City of Vancouver. Organizer: Zero Waste and Resource Recovery. Website: https://vancouver.ca/green-vancouver/zero-waste-drop-off-events.aspx?utm_campaign=drop-off&utm_medium=Vanity&utm_source=drop-off_Vanity. Saturday, April 13, 2019, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM. Prince of Wales Secondary School 2250 Eddington Dr Vancouver, BC V6L 2E7, Canada.

Park Board meeting

Park Board commissioners generally hold one to two public meetings each month, with a Committee meeting followed by a Regular Board meeting.  Agendas are posted in the week prior to each meeting. All are welcome to attend in person or to watch online. To speak at a Committee meeting about an item on the agenda, request to speak by noon on the day of the scheduled meeting. Speakers are given a five-minute time limit, unless otherwise decided by the Committee. Speaker sign-up is not available for Regular Board meetings. Written comments and requests to speak are shared with all Commissioners. The Board may choose to refer an item to a future Committee meeting in order to hear from speakers. Event type: Meeting. Area: Downtown. Audience: All ages. Language: English. Accessibility: Accessible venue and parking. Sustainability: Bicycle parking. Water fountains. Zero waste / recycling stations. Organizer type: Vancouver Park Board. Organizer: General Manager's Office. Website: http://vancouver.ca/your-government/park-board-meetings-and-decisions.aspx. Email: pbmeetings@vancouver.ca. Phone: 604-257-8158. Monday, April 15, 2019, 6:30 PM – 10:00 PM. Park Board Administration Office 2099 Beach Ave Vancouver, BC V6G 1Z4, Canada.

Regular Council meeting

This meeting is open to the public. To view the agenda, speak at the meeting, and view meeting minutes and video after the meeting finishes: go to the Council meetings application. Event type: Meeting. Area: Fairview. Audience: All ages. Language: English. Accessibility: Accessible venue and parking. Sustainability: Bicycle parking. Near public transit. Water fountains. Zero waste / recycling stations. Organizer type: City of Vancouver. Organizer: City Clerk. Tuesday, April 23, 2019, 9:30 AM – 1:00 PM. City Hall, 453 West 12th Ave.

City Finance and Services Standing Committee meeting

This meeting is open to the public. To view the agenda, speak at the meeting, and view meeting minutes and video after the meeting finishes: go to the Council meetings application. Event type: Meeting. Area: Fairview. Language: English. Accessibility: Accessible venue and parking. Sustainability: Bicycle parking. Near public transit. Water fountains. Zero waste / recycling stations. Organizer type: City of Vancouver. Organizer: City Clerk. Wednesday, April 24, 2019, 9:30 AM – 5:00 PM. City Hall, 453 West 12th Ave.

Rezoning Application Open House - 1450 West Georgia Street

Staff submitted The City has received an application to rezone 1450 West Georgia Street from Downtown (DD) District to Comprehensive Development (CD-1) to permit the development of a 49-storey strata and market rental residential building.  A community open house will be held on April 30, 2019 from 5:00 - 7:30 pm at the Westin Bayshore Hotel (1601 Bayshore Drive). City staff and the applicant team will be available to answer questions. Event type: Open house / info session. Campaign, project, or topic: Rezoning application. Area: Downtown. Audience: All ages. Language: English. Organizer type: City of Vancouver. Organizer: City of Vancouver. Website: https://rezoning.vancouver.ca/applications/1450wgeorgia/index.htm. Tuesday, April 30, 2019, 5:00 PM – 7:30 PM. Westin Bayshore Hotel 1601 Bayshore Dr Vancouver, BC V6G 3E7, Canada.

Zero Waste Reuse and Recycling Drop-off

Staff submitted Gather up all those clothes and shoes you no longer wear, and those small appliances and electronics that haven’t worked for months, and bring them to our Free Electronics and Used Clothing Reuse and Recycling Event. The clothing you donate may be reused as clothing or recycled to make wiping rags, re-spun fabric and other textile-based products. Items you can donate and bring for reuse: • Computers and monitors (collected by Free Geek to re-purpose for those in need) • Clothing - women, men, children • Accessories - scarves, hats, gloves • Shoes • Bags and purses • Bedding - sheets, pillowcases, blankets • Curtains • Bath towels • Fabric shower curtains • Cloth tablecloths and napkins • Kitchen tea towels • Pillows, cushions, and duvets Items you can recycle: • Electronics • Video game systems • Small household appliances • Power tools • Home theatre components • Portable audio and video equipment • Phones • Household batteries… Event type: Community. Campaign, project, or topic: Zero Waste Strategy. Area: All of Vancouver. Audience: All ages. Language: English. Sustainability: Zero waste / recycling stations. Organizer type: City of Vancouver. Organizer: Zero Waste and Resource Recovery. Website: https://vancouver.ca/green-vancouver/zero-waste-drop-off-events.aspx?utm_campaign=drop-off&utm_medium=Vanity&utm_source=drop-off_Vanity. Saturday, May 4, 2019, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM. Sunrise Parking Lot 2500 Franklin St Vancouver, BC V5K 1Z2, Canada.

National Geographic Live: View from Above

Staff submitted National Geographic Live and the Vancouver Civic Theatres present: View from Above with Terry Virts, , As a NASA astronaut - pilot of the space shuttle Endeavour and crew member on the Russian Soyuz spacecraft, Virts spent 200 consecutive days in space as commander of the International Space Station—one of the longest continuous space mission of any NASA astronaut. , More recently, Virts appeared in the 2016 IMAX film “A Beautiful Planet,” a breathtaking portrait of Earth from space that features stunning footage—much of it shot by Virts while aboard (and outside) the International Space Station—of our magnificent blue planet and humanity's impact on it. His photography, which provides incredible aerial views of Earth and the vast space that surrounds it, is featured in a new National Geographic book, “VIEW FROM ABOVE: An Astronaut Photographs the World,” which is available wherever books are sold. , National Geographic Live is the live events division of National Geographic. With a broad roster… Event type: Arts / film / exhibit. Education / lecture. Area: Downtown. Audience: All ages. Language: English. Accessibility: Accessible venue and parking. Buy tickets: https://vancouvercivictheatres.com/events/national-geographic-view-from-above-may-7-2019/. Organizer type: City of Vancouver. Organizer: Vancouver Civic Theatres. Website: www.vancouvercivictheatres.com. Email: vctinfo@vancouver.ca. Tuesday, May 7, 2019, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM. Orpheum Theatre 601 Smithe St Vancouver, BC V6B 1L7, Canada.

Park Board meeting

Park Board commissioners generally hold one to two public meetings each month, with a Committee meeting followed by a Regular Board meeting.  Agendas are posted in the week prior to each meeting. All are welcome to attend in person or to watch online. To speak at a Committee meeting about an item on the agenda, request to speak by noon on the day of the scheduled meeting. Speakers are given a five-minute time limit, unless otherwise decided by the Committee. Speaker sign-up is not available for Regular Board meetings. Written comments and requests to speak are shared with all Commissioners. The Board may choose to refer an item to a future Committee meeting in order to hear from speakers. Event type: Meeting. Area: Downtown. Audience: All ages. Language: English. Accessibility: Accessible venue and parking. Sustainability: Bicycle parking. Water fountains. Zero waste / recycling stations. Organizer type: Vancouver Park Board. Organizer: General Manager's Office. Website: http://vancouver.ca/your-government/park-board-meetings-and-decisions.aspx. Email: pbmeetings@vancouver.ca. Phone: 604-257-8158. Monday, May 13, 2019, 6:30 PM – 10:00 PM. Park Board Administration Office 2099 Beach Ave Vancouver, BC V6G 1Z4, Canada.

Regular Council meeting

This meeting is open to the public. To view the agenda, speak at the meeting, and view meeting minutes and video after the meeting finishes: go to the Council meetings application. Event type: Meeting. Area: Fairview. Audience: All ages. Language: English. Accessibility: Accessible venue and parking. Sustainability: Bicycle parking. Near public transit. Water fountains. Zero waste / recycling stations. Organizer type: City of Vancouver. Organizer: City Clerk. Tuesday, May 14, 2019, 9:30 AM – 1:00 PM. City Hall, 453 West 12th Ave.

Public hearing

This meeting is open to the public. Public hearings are held to consider and decide on rezoning applications (for zoning bylaw changes) and heritage designations. Council must hold a public hearing before deciding to change a zoning bylaw, according to the Vancouver Charter. One week before the meeting: View the meeting schedule , Request to speak at the meeting During the meeting: Watch the meeting live online If the meeting agenda isn't completed, the meeting chair will schedule the next meeting at the end of the meeting. Learn more about public hearings. Event type: Meeting. Area: Fairview. Language: English. Accessibility: Accessible venue and parking. Sustainability: Bicycle parking. Near public transit. Water fountains. Zero waste / recycling stations. Organizer type: City of Vancouver. Organizer: City Clerk. Tuesday, May 14, 2019, 6:00 PM – Wednesday, May 15, 2019, 12:00 AM. City Hall, 453 West 12th Ave.

Policy and Strategic Priorities Standing Committee meeting

This meeting is open to the public. To view the agenda, speak at the meeting, and view meeting minutes and video after the meeting finishes: go to the Council meetings application. Event type: Meeting. Area: Fairview. Language: English. Accessibility: Accessible venue and parking. Sustainability: Bicycle parking. Near public transit. Water fountains. Zero waste / recycling stations. Organizer type: City of Vancouver. Organizer: City Clerk. Wednesday, May 15, 2019, 9:30 AM – 5:00 PM. City Hall, 453 West 12th Ave.

Public hearing

This meeting is open to the public. Public hearings are held to consider and decide on rezoning applications (for zoning bylaw changes) and heritage designations. Council must hold a public hearing before deciding to change a zoning bylaw, according to the Vancouver Charter. One week before the meeting: View the meeting schedule , Request to speak at the meeting During the meeting: Watch the meeting live online If the meeting agenda isn't completed, the meeting chair will schedule the next meeting at the end of the meeting. Learn more about public hearings. Event type: Meeting. Area: Fairview. Language: English. Accessibility: Accessible venue and parking. Sustainability: Bicycle parking. Near public transit. Water fountains. Zero waste / recycling stations. Organizer type: City of Vancouver. Organizer: City Clerk. Thursday, May 16, 2019, 6:00 PM – Friday, May 17, 2019, 12:00 AM. City Hall, 453 West 12th Ave.

Business licence/chauffeur’s permit appeal hearing

Business licence and chauffeur's permit appeal hearings decide whether to revoke or suspend a business licence or chauffeur's permit based on illegal and prohibited activities. This meeting is open to the public. To view the agenda and meeting minutes: go to the Council meetings application. Event type: Meeting. Area: Mount Pleasant. Language: English. Accessibility: Accessible venue and parking. Sustainability: Bicycle parking. Near public transit. Water fountains. Zero waste / recycling stations. Organizer type: City of Vancouver. Organizer: City Clerk. Tuesday, May 21, 2019, 9:30 AM – 1:30 PM. City Hall, 453 West 12th Ave.

Business licence/chauffeur’s permit appeal hearing

Business licence and chauffeur's permit appeal hearings decide whether to revoke or suspend a business licence or chauffeur's permit based on illegal and prohibited activities. This meeting is open to the public. To view the agenda and meeting minutes: go to the Council meetings application. Event type: Meeting. Area: Mount Pleasant. Language: English. Accessibility: Accessible venue and parking. Sustainability: Bicycle parking. Near public transit. Water fountains. Zero waste / recycling stations. Organizer type: City of Vancouver. Organizer: City Clerk. Wednesday, May 22, 2019, 9:30 AM – 1:30 PM. City Hall, 453 West 12th Ave.

Bike to School Week

Staff submitted Bike to School Week is a free, fun, week-long celebration for students of all ages and abilities. The event is a great way to enhance green initiatives already happening at your school, build community, and highlight the benefits of active transportation - like less congestion and healthy, energized students! Parents, teachers, and administrators can register their school starting Feb 18th at bikehub.ca/btsw. Families are encouraged to use cycling and other forms of active travel to get to and from school from May 27-31. Event type: Community. Sports / run / walk. Area: All of Vancouver. Audience: All ages. Language: English. Organizer type: Community partner. Organizer: HUB Cycling. Website: https://bikehub.ca/bike-to-school/bike-to-school-week. Monday, May 27, 2019, 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM. Citywide Vancouver BC, Canada.

Park Board meeting

Park Board commissioners generally hold one to two public meetings each month, with a Committee meeting followed by a Regular Board meeting.  Agendas are posted in the week prior to each meeting. All are welcome to attend in person or to watch online. To speak at a Committee meeting about an item on the agenda, request to speak by noon on the day of the scheduled meeting. Speakers are given a five-minute time limit, unless otherwise decided by the Committee. Speaker sign-up is not available for Regular Board meetings. Written comments and requests to speak are shared with all Commissioners. The Board may choose to refer an item to a future Committee meeting in order to hear from speakers. Event type: Meeting. Area: Downtown. Audience: All ages. Language: English. Accessibility: Accessible venue and parking. Sustainability: Bicycle parking. Water fountains. Zero waste / recycling stations. Organizer type: Vancouver Park Board. Organizer: General Manager's Office. Website: http://vancouver.ca/your-government/park-board-meetings-and-decisions.aspx. Email: pbmeetings@vancouver.ca. Phone: 604-257-8158. Monday, May 27, 2019, 6:30 PM – 10:00 PM. Park Board Administration Office 2099 Beach Ave Vancouver, BC V6G 1Z4, Canada.

Bike to School Week

Staff submitted Bike to School Week is a free, fun, week-long celebration for students of all ages and abilities. The event is a great way to enhance green initiatives already happening at your school, build community, and highlight the benefits of active transportation - like less congestion and healthy, energized students! Parents, teachers, and administrators can register their school starting Feb 18th at bikehub.ca/btsw. Families are encouraged to use cycling and other forms of active travel to get to and from school from May 27-31. Event type: Community. Sports / run / walk. Area: All of Vancouver. Audience: All ages. Language: English. Organizer type: Community partner. Organizer: HUB Cycling. Website: https://bikehub.ca/bike-to-school/bike-to-school-week. Tuesday, May 28, 2019, 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM. Citywide Vancouver BC, Canada.

Regular Council meeting

This meeting is open to the public. To view the agenda, speak at the meeting, and view meeting minutes and video after the meeting finishes: go to the Council meetings application. Event type: Meeting. Area: Fairview. Audience: All ages. Language: English. Accessibility: Accessible venue and parking. Sustainability: Bicycle parking. Near public transit. Water fountains. Zero waste / recycling stations. Organizer type: City of Vancouver. Organizer: City Clerk. Tuesday, May 28, 2019, 9:30 AM – 1:00 PM. City Hall, 453 West 12th Ave.

Bike to School Week

Staff submitted Bike to School Week is a free, fun, week-long celebration for students of all ages and abilities. The event is a great way to enhance green initiatives already happening at your school, build community, and highlight the benefits of active transportation - like less congestion and healthy, energized students! Parents, teachers, and administrators can register their school starting Feb 18th at bikehub.ca/btsw. Families are encouraged to use cycling and other forms of active travel to get to and from school from May 27-31. Event type: Community. Sports / run / walk. Area: All of Vancouver. Audience: All ages. Language: English. Organizer type: Community partner. Organizer: HUB Cycling. Website: https://bikehub.ca/bike-to-school/bike-to-school-week. Wednesday, May 29, 2019, 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM. Citywide Vancouver BC, Canada.

City Finance and Services Standing Committee meeting

This meeting is open to the public. To view the agenda, speak at the meeting, and view meeting minutes and video after the meeting finishes: go to the Council meetings application. Event type: Meeting. Area: Fairview. Language: English. Accessibility: Accessible venue and parking. Sustainability: Bicycle parking. Near public transit. Water fountains. Zero waste / recycling stations. Organizer type: City of Vancouver. Organizer: City Clerk. Wednesday, May 29, 2019, 9:30 AM – 5:00 PM. City Hall, 453 West 12th Ave.

Bike to School Week

Staff submitted Bike to School Week is a free, fun, week-long celebration for students of all ages and abilities. The event is a great way to enhance green initiatives already happening at your school, build community, and highlight the benefits of active transportation - like less congestion and healthy, energized students! Parents, teachers, and administrators can register their school starting Feb 18th at bikehub.ca/btsw. Families are encouraged to use cycling and other forms of active travel to get to and from school from May 27-31. Event type: Community. Sports / run / walk. Area: All of Vancouver. Audience: All ages. Language: English. Organizer type: Community partner. Organizer: HUB Cycling. Website: https://bikehub.ca/bike-to-school/bike-to-school-week. Thursday, May 30, 2019, 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM. Citywide Vancouver BC, Canada.

Bike to School Week

Staff submitted Bike to School Week is a free, fun, week-long celebration for students of all ages and abilities. The event is a great way to enhance green initiatives already happening at your school, build community, and highlight the benefits of active transportation - like less congestion and healthy, energized students! Parents, teachers, and administrators can register their school starting Feb 18th at bikehub.ca/btsw. Families are encouraged to use cycling and other forms of active travel to get to and from school from May 27-31. Event type: Community. Sports / run / walk. Area: All of Vancouver. Audience: All ages. Language: English. Organizer type: Community partner. Organizer: HUB Cycling. Website: https://bikehub.ca/bike-to-school/bike-to-school-week. Friday, May 31, 2019, 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM. Citywide Vancouver BC, Canada.

Park Board meeting

Park Board commissioners generally hold one to two public meetings each month, with a Committee meeting followed by a Regular Board meeting.  Agendas are posted in the week prior to each meeting. All are welcome to attend in person or to watch online. To speak at a Committee meeting about an item on the agenda, request to speak by noon on the day of the scheduled meeting. Speakers are given a five-minute time limit, unless otherwise decided by the Committee. Speaker sign-up is not available for Regular Board meetings. Written comments and requests to speak are shared with all Commissioners. The Board may choose to refer an item to a future Committee meeting in order to hear from speakers. Event type: Meeting. Area: Downtown. Audience: All ages. Language: English. Accessibility: Accessible venue and parking. Sustainability: Bicycle parking. Water fountains. Zero waste / recycling stations. Organizer type: Vancouver Park Board. Organizer: General Manager's Office. Website: http://vancouver.ca/your-government/park-board-meetings-and-decisions.aspx. Email: pbmeetings@vancouver.ca. Phone: 604-257-8158. Monday, June 10, 2019, 6:30 PM – 10:00 PM. Park Board Administration Office 2099 Beach Ave Vancouver, BC V6G 1Z4, Canada.

Regular Council meeting

This meeting is open to the public. To view the agenda, speak at the meeting, and view meeting minutes and video after the meeting finishes: go to the Council meetings application. Event type: Meeting. Area: Fairview. Audience: All ages. Language: English. Accessibility: Accessible venue and parking. Sustainability: Bicycle parking. Near public transit. Water fountains. Zero waste / recycling stations. Organizer type: City of Vancouver. Organizer: City Clerk. Tuesday, June 11, 2019, 9:30 AM – 1:00 PM. City Hall, 453 West 12th Ave.

Court of revision (local improvements)

A court of revision is a special meeting of Council to deal specifically with local improvements, land assessment averaging, engineering, and business improvement associations. This meeting is open to the public. To view the agenda and meeting minutes: go to the Council meetings application. Event type: Meeting. Area: Mount Pleasant. Language: English. Accessibility: Accessible venue and parking. Sustainability: Bicycle parking. Near public transit. Water fountains. Zero waste / recycling stations. Organizer type: City of Vancouver. Organizer: City Clerk. Tuesday, June 11, 2019, 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM. City Hall, 453 West 12th Ave.

Public hearing

This meeting is open to the public. Public hearings are held to consider and decide on rezoning applications (for zoning bylaw changes) and heritage designations. Council must hold a public hearing before deciding to change a zoning bylaw, according to the Vancouver Charter. One week before the meeting: View the meeting schedule , Request to speak at the meeting During the meeting: Watch the meeting live online If the meeting agenda isn't completed, the meeting chair will schedule the next meeting at the end of the meeting. Learn more about public hearings. Event type: Meeting. Area: Fairview. Language: English. Accessibility: Accessible venue and parking. Sustainability: Bicycle parking. Near public transit. Water fountains. Zero waste / recycling stations. Organizer type: City of Vancouver. Organizer: City Clerk. Tuesday, June 11, 2019, 6:00 PM – Wednesday, June 12, 2019, 12:00 AM. City Hall, 453 West 12th Ave.

Policy and Strategic Priorities Standing Committee meeting

This meeting is open to the public. To view the agenda, speak at the meeting, and view meeting minutes and video after the meeting finishes: go to the Council meetings application. Event type: Meeting. Area: Fairview. Language: English. Accessibility: Accessible venue and parking. Sustainability: Bicycle parking. Near public transit. Water fountains. Zero waste / recycling stations. Organizer type: City of Vancouver. Organizer: City Clerk. Wednesday, June 12, 2019, 9:30 AM – 5:00 PM. City Hall, 453 West 12th Ave.

Public hearing

This meeting is open to the public. Public hearings are held to consider and decide on rezoning applications (for zoning bylaw changes) and heritage designations. Council must hold a public hearing before deciding to change a zoning bylaw, according to the Vancouver Charter. One week before the meeting: View the meeting schedule , Request to speak at the meeting During the meeting: Watch the meeting live online If the meeting agenda isn't completed, the meeting chair will schedule the next meeting at the end of the meeting. Learn more about public hearings. Event type: Meeting. Area: Fairview. Language: English. Accessibility: Accessible venue and parking. Sustainability: Bicycle parking. Near public transit. Water fountains. Zero waste / recycling stations. Organizer type: City of Vancouver. Organizer: City Clerk. Thursday, June 13, 2019, 6:00 PM – Friday, June 14, 2019, 12:00 AM. City Hall, 453 West 12th Ave.

Zero Waste Reuse and Recycling Drop-Off

Staff submitted Gather up all those clothes and shoes you no longer wear, and those small appliances and electronics that haven’t worked for months, and bring them to our Free Electronics and Used Clothing Reuse and Recycling Event. The clothing you donate may be reused as clothing or recycled to make wiping rags, re-spun fabric and other textile-based products. Items you can donate and bring for reuse: • Computers and monitors (collected by Free Geek to re-purpose for those in need) • Clothing - women, men, children • Accessories - scarves, hats, gloves • Shoes • Bags and purses • Bedding - sheets, pillowcases, blankets • Curtains • Bath towels • Fabric shower curtains • Cloth tablecloths and napkins • Kitchen tea towels • Pillows, cushions, and duvets Items you can recycle: • Electronics • Video game systems • Small household appliances • Power tools • Home theatre components • Portable audio and video equipment • Phones • Household batteries… Event type: Community. Campaign, project, or topic: Zero Waste Strategy. Area: All of Vancouver. Audience: All ages. Language: English. Sustainability: Zero waste / recycling stations. Organizer type: City of Vancouver. Organizer: Zero Waste and resource Recovery. Website: https://vancouver.ca/green-vancouver/zero-waste-drop-off-events.aspx?utm_campaign=drop-off&utm_medium=Vanity&utm_source=drop-off_Vanity. Saturday, June 15, 2019, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM. Hillcrest Community Centre Parking Lot 4575 Clancy Loranger Way Vancouver, BC V5Y 2M4, Canada.

Business licence/chauffeur’s permit appeal hearing

Business licence and chauffeur's permit appeal hearings decide whether to revoke or suspend a business licence or chauffeur's permit based on illegal and prohibited activities. This meeting is open to the public. To view the agenda and meeting minutes: go to the Council meetings application. Event type: Meeting. Area: Mount Pleasant. Language: English. Accessibility: Accessible venue and parking. Sustainability: Bicycle parking. Near public transit. Water fountains. Zero waste / recycling stations. Organizer type: City of Vancouver. Organizer: City Clerk. Tuesday, June 18, 2019, 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM. City Hall, 453 West 12th Ave.