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Independent review of pigeon prohibition bylaw

The District of North Vancouver has retained David Loukidelis QC to conduct a review of the events and processes leading to the adoption of Bylaw 8402, known as the “Pigeon Prohibition Bylaw”. The findings of the review and any recommendations arising from it will be documented and made public.

Nominations for Civic Recognition Awards now open

Do you know of an individual or organization that has made an outstanding contribution to the community, or has achieved provincial, national, or international recognition in sports and culture? Nominate them for a Civic Recognition Award.

New regulation: complete smoking ban for all District parks and trails

On November 25, 2019, Council adopted a bylaw prohibiting smoking in all District parks and trails. Council voted unanimously at the meeting on November 4, 2019 to apply the ban to all municipal parks, including wooded trails. Those caught vaping, or smoking tobacco or cannabis in District parks and trails will be subject to a $100 fine. Smoking is also prohibited on the grounds of any municipal building used for public recreation, Lynn Valley Village, or Maplewood Farm.

Our wildfire fuel reduction program resumes November 28

On Thursday, November 28, 2019, work to reduce the potential for wildfires to spread rapidly from our forests to our urban areas (the 'wildland urban interface') will resume.

Share your thoughts on our proposal to simplify the coach house application process

We're hosting a public hearing for our simplified coach house program on November 19, 2019. Learn about the new process and find out how to share your thoughts.

Remembrance Day

A reminder that District Hall is closed Monday, November 11 for Remembrance Day. 

Construction for TransLink RapidBus route through the District

We're working with TransLink and our neighbouring municipalities to plan and design the Marine Drive RapidBus route, formerly known as the Marine-Main B-Line.

Summer parking and access at Lynn Canyon and Deep Cove

To keep these popular local resources safe and enjoyable for everyone this summer, we are once again implementing a number of parking and access rules.

Alternative approval process for Park Dedication Removal Bylaw 8381, 2019

The District of North Vancouver intends to adopt Park Dedication Removal Bylaw 8381, 2019. Learn about the bylaw and the process for approving it.

Plans for the new TransLink B-Line route through the District now complete

We have been working closely with TransLink to finalize the new B-Line rapid bus service route that will run along Marine Drive and Main Street across the North Shore. Final plans call for two lanes of regular traffic in both directions to be maintained. 

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