Helicopter supply drop for Quarry Rock trail repairs

On Wednesday, November 2, a helicopter will be dropping lumber supplies for the Quarry Rock trail repairs. The Baden Powell Trail between Deep Cove and Quarry Rock remains closed as crews continue to repair bridge and stair structures.

Keeping organics out of the garbage stream

Organic material that ends up in the household waste ends up in the landfill, where it creates harmful greenhouse gas emissions. Find out how to keep organic waste where it belongs. 

Growing the District's urban tree canopy

The District recently distributed trees and shrubs to residents who participated in the second annual tree canopy project. Learn more about the program.

Fireworks permits update

Due to the recent rain, weather forecast, and projected low fire danger rating in the coming weeks, Fire Chiefs from District of North Vancouver Fire & Rescue and West Vancouver Fire & Rescue have decided that fireworks permits will be issued in accordance with Bylaw 7456.

New dog park open at Lions Gate Village

A new fenced, leash-optional dog area is opening at the future Belle Isle Park. Learn more about the new dog-friendly space.

Possible fireworks ban

If the fire danger rating remains ‘high’ up until October 24, District of North Vancouver Fire and Rescue and West Vancouver Fire and Rescue may decide not to authorize any fireworks permits to protect the safety of our trees, properties and residents.

Where to vote in the District or City

Know where to vote in the upcoming municipal elections on October 15.

Advisory committees seeking new members

Community committees provide information and advice to Council and staff. See which committees currently have openings.

District Hall closed Sept 30 for National Day for Truth and Reconciliation

This new statutory holiday is to honour survivors of residential schools, their families and their communities. Learn more.

Student Vote program teaches why voting matters

The District is once again collaborating with CIVIX, a non-partisan group promoting civic engagement, to offer the Student Vote program. Find out more about the mock election for students.