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Upcoming excavation and clean up of site on Dollarton Hwy

We are completing an environmental clean up of the former road construction waste dump on Dollarton Highway, the proposed location of the Maplewood Fire and Rescue Centre.

Provide your feedback on the Gallant Avenue pilot project

We're supporting Deep Cove's local businesses, improving traffic circulation, and promoting the continued safe enjoyment of Deep Cove for both residents and visitors, by piloting an expanded pedestrian and seating area on Gallant Avenue.

2019 Annual Report now available for review

The 2019 Annual Report provides all of the elements of annual reporting as outlined in the Community Charter.  Review it online, or pick up a printed copy at District Hall or District Libraries (by appointment)

NVDPL Express

North Vancouver District Public Library (NVDPL) staff have been working hard to serve our community through Library Takeout, NVDPL From Home, and virtual programming. The new NVDPL Express program was recently launched, which is the first step to reintroducing some in-person services at our libraries. Starting July 7, services include:

Playgrounds reopening starting June 1

Playgrounds across the North Shore will begin reopen on Monday, June 1. Crews are preparing to welcome the community back to outdoor playgrounds, which have been closed since mid-March due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

A Letter to the Community from Your North Shore Mayors

We write to you today on behalf of the members of all three Councils, who care deeply about the health and well-being of those who live and work on the North Shore.  It has been heartbreaking to learn that COVID-19 has caused the passing of a number of our residents, and our sincere condolences go out to their families and friends. 

Joint statement on COVID-19 response planning across the North Shore

Mayor Linda Buchanan (CNV), Mayor Mary-Ann Booth (DWV), and Mayor Mike Little (DNV) have issued the following joint statement regarding updates on the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) response planning across the North Shore: "There has been a growing concern in our communities about the spread of COVID-19. We share in your concern and have been diligent in our community response planning.

Official Community Plan white papers

As part of our review of the District's Official Community Plan, we've published a series of white papers that examine four key areas including housing, transportation, climate emergency, and economy and employment lands.

Winners of Heritage Awards and Advisory Design Panel Awards announced

Congratulations to our 2019 Design Excellence and Heritage Awards winners. Recipients received recognition for their work and achievements during the annual Advisory Design Panel and Community Heritage Awards event at District Hall on Tuesday, February 25.

Final report re: independent review of pigeon prohibition bylaw delivered to CAO

Message from the Office of the CAO: The District of North Vancouver retained David Loukidelis QC to conduct an independent review of the events and processes leading to the adoption of Bylaw 8402, known as the “Pigeon Prohibition Bylaw”. Mr. Loukidelis has completed his work and delivered his final report, including findings and recommendations to me today, February 19, 2020.

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