All Metro water restrictions now lifted

Metro Vancouver's summer 2015 lawn sprinkling restrictions have been lifted for the year. Thank you for doing your part to help us conserve water over the hot and dry summer. Remember that, each year, Metro imposes lawn sprinkling restrictions from June 1 to September 30. Learn more about Metro's water restrictions

Metro Vancouver returns water restrictions to Stage 1

Recent rains and cooler temperatures means Metro Vancouver has returned to Stage 1 water restrictions.

North Shore Culture Days, September 25, 26, and 27

Culture Days is an annual Canada-wide celebration of arts, culture and heritage where the public is invited to experience a wide range of creative activities. Culture Days is an opportunity to try something new — to play the musical instrument of your dreams, sing Broadway show tunes with a really big choir, attend an artist talk, roll up your sleeves and get your hands dirty at any number of hands-on workshops.

Metro Vancouver returns water restrictions to Stage Two

Thanks to the recent increase in rain, combined with reduced demand due to Stage 3 restrictions, Metro Vancouver has returned watering restrictions to Stage 2. 

Capilano watermain replacement project - traffic detours begin Sept. 8

Metro Vancouver is relocating and replacing an aging and seismically vulnerable watermain pipe beneath Capilano Road.

North Shore Fire Chiefs lift ban on barbecues in local parks

Given the recent wet weather and drop in risk factors the ban on barbecues in local parks, and smoking on trails and in parks has been lifted.

Audit: District protects taxpayer interests with sound processes and controls

A performance audit report released last week by the Auditor General for Local Government of British Columbia (AGLG) found that the District has strong stewardship over our capital asset management practices and capital procurement processes, protects the interests of taxpayers, and ensures value for money in our activities.

Nancy Greene Way bike lanes now complete

The new bike lanes along Nancy Greene Way have been completed. We added an uphill dedicated bike lane, and a downhill shared bike lane, between Prospect Avenue and Grousewoods Drive (south), to help cyclists reach Grouse Mountain, a prime recreation area. 

Fromme Mountain recreational parking and staging area is now open

The new parking lot and staging area for Mount Fromme trail users is complete.

We're going door-to-door counting dogs

We'll be going door-to-door counting how many dogs live in the District and sharing information about the importance of licensing your dog. Look for us in your neighbourhood!