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These are Vancouver City Council meeting minutes and the reports filed with them that we have digitized and OCR’d. Where the OCR disagrees with the image of the record, consider the image as correct. Typographical errors in the original records have not and will not be corrected in the OCR. Digitization of the minutes from the 1970s was made possible by funding from the British Columbia History Digitization Program at the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre , University of British Columbia. All...
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These records were created between 1926 and 1948 by Harland Bartholomew for the Vancouver Town Planning Commission. Their digitization was funded by Bing Thom Architects as a gift to the City of Vancouver for its 125th birthday. Harland Bartholomew was trained as a civil engineer. In 1919, he founded the urban planning firm Harland Bartholomew and Associates in St. Louis. He used an innovative approach to planning design: engineers, architects and landscape architects worked as a team. His firm...
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Transcribed conversations between City Archivist J.S.Matthews and August Jack Khahtsahlano about early First nations life in the Vancouver area.Includes maps of local place names, sketches photographs and index..
Topics: First Nations of North America--British Columbia, Kitsilano, Vancouver, history, Skwxwú7mesh
Harland Bartholomew and the City of Vancouver
by Vancouver Town Planning Commission ; Harland Bartholomew and Associates
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This is an early version of "The Bartholomew Plan". It includes an errata slip pasted to the page before the Table of Contents
Topics: City planning, Regional planning
City of Vancouver Archives - Texts
by Major J.S. Matthews, V.D.
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2011 Edition (Originally Published 1933).Narrative of Pioneers of Vancouver, BC Collected During 1932. Supplemental to volume one collected in 1931. A transcription of the original work collected and published by Major Matthews. Handwritten marginalia and corrections Matthews made to his text over the years have been incorporated and some typographical errors have been corrected, but no other editorial work has been undertaken.
Topics: history, Vancouver, anecdote, pioneers, biography
Harland Bartholomew and the City of Vancouver
by Vancouver Town Planning Commission ; Harland Bartholomew and Associates
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Unbound. Date on letter in text is June, 1946.
Topic: City planning
City of Vancouver Archives - Texts
by Major J.S. Matthews, V.D.
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2011 Edition (Originally Published 1932) Narrative of Pioneers of Vancouver, BC Collected During 1931-1932. A Collection of Historical Data, Maps, and Plans Made with the Assistance of Pioneers of Vancouver Between March and December 1931. A transcription of the original work collected and published by Major Matthews. Handwritten marginalia and corrections Matthews made to his text over the years have been incorporated and some typographical errors have been corrected, but no other editorial...
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City of Vancouver Archives - Texts
by Major J.S. Matthews, V.D.
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2011 Edition (Originally Published 1945). Narrative of Pioneers of Vancouver, BC Collected During 1936-1945. Supplemental to volumes one, two, three and four collected in 1931, 1932 and 1934. A transcription of the original work collected and published by Major Matthews. Handwritten marginalia and corrections Matthews made to his text over the years have been incorporated and some typographical errors have been corrected, but no other editorial work has been undertaken.
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by Vancouver Town Planning Commission ; Harland Bartholomew and Associates
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Date on cover is October, 1947. Titled on title page as "A Preliminary Report upon the City's Appearance : Vancouver, British Columbia", with date of September, 1947. This report is dated October, 1947. Bartholomew was known to reissue old reports with up
Topic: City planning
Harland Bartholomew and the City of Vancouver
by Point Grey Town Planning Commission; Harland Bartholomew and Associates; Hudson, William D.
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Title of map at end of report: "No. 82 : plan of foreshore at Point Grey, B.C., applied for by Vancouver Terminals Co., deposited by Vancouver Terminals Co. . . . the 28th day of February 1912". Report was acquired from the City of Vancouver Planning Department Library. Dated 12 June, 1928.
Topic: City planning - Harbour and waterfront development
City of Vancouver Archives - Texts
by Madden, Wayne D.
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Item is a compilation of election results for Vancouver, British Columbia at the municipal, provincial and federal levels through 2002. Municipal results are the most detailed, listing the votes cast and percentage of the vote for all candidates, as well as party affiliation where applicable. Incumbent candidates are also indicated. Page xvi contains errata found by the author. In addition, we have found the following: Adrienne Montani spelled "Montini", page C-4 George Wainborn...
Topics: Elections, Aldermen, City Council, Park Board, School Board
City of Vancouver Archives - Texts
by Major J.S. Matthews, V.D.
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2011 Edition (Originally Published 1933) Narrative of Pioneers of Vancouver, BC Collected During 1932. Supplemental to volume one collected in 1931. A transcription of the original work collected and published by Major Matthews. Handwritten marginalia and corrections Matthews made to his text over the years have been incorporated and some typographical errors have been corrected, but no other editorial work has been undertaken.
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City Council Meeting Minutes
by City of Vancouver, B.C.
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City Council Meeting Minutes and the reports filed with them for the meeting of Mar. 22, 1977, City of Vancouver, B.C. This meeting commenced at 4:30 p.m. Reference code COV-S31-F125.13. Vol. 125, pp. 448-449 Proposed interim rezoning Grandview-Woodland area -- pp. 448-449
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City Council Meeting Minutes
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City Council Meeting Minutes and the reports filed with them for the meeting of Nov. 23, 1976, City of Vancouver, B.C. Reference code COV-S31-F124.14. Vol. 124, pp. 423-482 Development permit application for a townhouse development at 3296 South East Marine Drive -- pp. 424-425 Family housing proposal calls - apartment form -- pp. 425-426 Rezoning application - 3124 Vine Street -- p. 425 Communications or petitions - Campbell Avenue Fish Dock -- p. 426 Communications or petitions - retention of...
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by Vancouver Town Planning Commission ; Harland Bartholomew and Associates
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Known colloquially as "The Bartholomew Plan". Date of 1930 is on the cover of this version, date of 1929 is on title page.
Topics: City planning, Regional planning
Harland Bartholomew and the City of Vancouver
by Vancouver Town Planning Commission ; Harland Bartholomew and Associates
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Date on cover is August, 1947. Titled on title page as "A Preliminary report upon the major Street Plan", with date of August, 1947. This report is also dated August, 1947. Bartholomew was known to reissue reports with updates without changing the title page.
Topics: City planning, Transit and transportation
Harland Bartholomew and the City of Vancouver
by Vancouver Town Planning Commission ; Harland Bartholomew and Associates
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Date on cover is January, 1946. Titled on title page as "A preliminary report upon public buildings and civic centre : Vancouver, British Columbia", with date of 29th June, 1945. Bartholomew was known to reissue old reports with updates without changing t
Topic: City planning
City Council Meeting Minutes
by City of Vancouver, B.C.
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City Council Meeting Minutes and the reports filed with them for the meeting of Mar. 9, 1976, City of Vancouver, B.C. Reference code COV-S31-F122.11. Vol. 122, pp. 361-426 Unfinished business and delegations - civic grant appeals -- p. 362 Unfinished business and delegations - extension of time to complete development - MAQ Holdings Ltd., 879 East Hastings Street -- p. 362 Communications or petitions - proposed townhouse development 2893 West 41st Avenue -- p. 362 Communications or petitions -...
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City Council Meeting Minutes
by City of Vancouver, B.C.
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City Council Meeting Minutes and the reports filed with them for the meeting of June 14, 1979, City of Vancouver, B.C. This meeting commenced at 7:30 p.m. Reference code COV-S62-F132.06. Vol. 132, pp. 354-357 Pavements and Curbs and Lane Pavements on the Initiative - Schedule 455 -- p. 1 Pavements and Curbs, Lane Pavements, Sidewalks, Speed Bumps by Petition - Schedule 456 -- p. 1 Local Improvement: Subsequent Procedure -- p. 2
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by Vancouver Town Planning Commission ; Harland Bartholomew and Associates
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No original found. This copy is a photocopy that was used as reference in the City of Vancouver Planning Department library. Unbound. Date given as 24 February, 1927. Please refer to the link below for a better image of oversize materials (eg. maps, drawings, tables, charts) in .tiff format: Foldout
Topic: City planning
Harland Bartholomew and the City of Vancouver
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Titled on title page as "A preliminary report upon parks and recreation and schools", with date of October, 1946. This report is dated November, 1946 on the cover. Bartholomew was known to reissue old reports with updates without changing the title page. The title may have been shortened to improve the layout of the cover. Similar to PD 1303.
Topics: Recreation and parks, City planning, Schools
City Council Meeting Minutes
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City Council Meeting Minutes and the reports filed with them for the meeting of Sept. 12, 1978, City of Vancouver, B.C. Reference code COV-S31-F130.01. Vol. 130, pp. 1-75 Proposed Remand Centre - 275 East Cordova Street - DERA -- p. 1 Closure of Portion of Lane South of Franklin Street between Kaslo and Renfrew Streets - Commercial and Residential Development -- p. 2 Security for Health Units -- p. 2 Kiwassa NIP - Street Lighting -- p. 2 Grandview-Woodland NIP: Community Services Directory --...
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City Council Meeting Minutes
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City Council Meeting Minutes and the reports filed with them for the meeting of Mar. 7, 1978, City of Vancouver, B.C. Reference code COV-S31-F128.11. Vol. 128, pp. 375-439 Concept Plan - Area 10B, False Creek -- p. 1 Grant Request Towards Dinner, 1978 Seminar and Workshop - license Inspector's Association -- p. 3 Beautification of Archives Pool Area - BC Lions Society for Crippled Children - Gift to City -- p. 3 Spring Burning Weekends -- p. 4 False Creek Area 10B - Sewer Construction -- p. 4...
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by Vancouver Town Planning Commission ; Harland Bartholomew and Associates
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Unbound. Annotations and diagram unlikely to be contemporary with the report. Date on cover is September, 1947.
Topics: City planning, Transit and transportation
City Council Meeting Minutes
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City Council Meeting Minutes and the reports filed with them for the meeting of Mar. 9, 1971, City of Vancouver, B.C.  Reference code COV-S31-F106.04. Vol. 106, pp. 145-200 includes: Communications or petitions - recommendation to revoke license -- p. 145 Report reference - Assistant City Engineer, Traffic and Transportation - road standards - North West Marine Drive and Point Grey Road -- p. 146 Communications or petitions - consent for incorporation of name - The Vancouver Legal Services...
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Prepared as a revision of the Commission's 1930 report. Submitted October, 1944.
Topics: City planning, Regional planning
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by Vancouver Town Planning Commission ; Harland Bartholomew and Associates
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Date on cover is August, 1946. Titled on title page as "A Preliminary report upon an airport plan : metropolitan area of Vancouver, British Columbia", with date of March, 1946. Bartholomew was known to reissue old reports with updates without changing the
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City Council Meeting Minutes and the reports filed with them for the meeting of May 15, 1973, City of Vancouver, B.C.  Reference code COV-S31-F113.07. Vol. 113, pp. 308-383 includes: Acknowledgement - [students from the school in San Josef, B.C., and from Kerrisdale School] -- p. 308 Delegations and unfinished business - addition to Telephone Exchange Building - 755 East 49th Avenue -- pp. 309-310 Delegations and communication or petitions - proposed commercial development - 1700 block West...
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City Council Meeting Minutes
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City Council Meeting Minutes and the reports filed with them for the meeting of Sept. 23, 1975, City of Vancouver, B.C.  Reference code COV-S31-F121.04. Vol. 121, pp. 91-133 includes: Unfinished business and delegations - bonusing system -- p. 91 Unfinished business and delegations - Farmers' Market -- p. 92 Unfinished business and delegations - use of Jericho Lands for Habitat Forum -- p. 92 Unfinished business and delegations - Fire by-law enforcement - 777 Burrard Street -- p. 92 Standing...
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City Council Meeting Minutes and the reports filed with them for the meeting of Sept. 13, 1977, City of Vancouver, B.C. Reference code COV-S31-F127.01. Vol. 127, pp. 1-129 Report reference - development of Block 80, D.L. 541, King George High School site -- pp. 1-2, 31-37 Communications or petitions - Stanley Park Causeway public meeting -- pp. 3-4 Unfinished business - Central Park parking - regulation by-law -- pp. 3, 48-49 Unfinished business - Special Joint Council / Park Board Committee re...
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City Council Meeting Minutes and the reports filed with them for the meeting of Apr. 21, 1977, City of Vancouver, B.C. This meeting commenced at 7:30 p.m. Reference code COV-S31-F125.18. Vol. 125, pp. 668-727 Public hearing to amend the Zoning and Development By-law - rezoning - southwest, northwest, and northeast corners of Earles Street ad Vanness Avenue -- p. 668 Public hearing to amend the Zoning and Development By-law - rezoning - north side Charles Street between Kootenay Street and...
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City Council Meeting Minutes
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City Council Meeting Minutes and the reports filed with them for the meeting of Aug. 15, 1978, City of Vancouver, B.C. Reference code COV-S31-F129.19. Vol. 129, pp. 699-796 GVRD LRT Study -- p. 1 Collective Parking Lot - 2500 Block Franklin Street -- p. 4 Phase II - City Initiatives re Prostitution -- p. 5 Lease - Burrard Civic Marina -- p. 5 Bus Fare Increases - Delegation Request, DERA -- p. 6 Workers' Compensation Board Industrial Health and Safety Regulations -- p. 6 Commodore Hotel - 889...
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City Council Meeting Minutes and the reports filed with them for the meeting of Nov. 29, 1977, City of Vancouver, B.C. Reference code COV-S31-F127.17. Vol. 127, pp. 631-675 Delegations - grant appeal - South Hill Sports Association -- pp. 631-632 Delegations - Smilin' Buddha Cabaret - 109 East Hastings Street -- p. 632 Delegations - 958 Bute Street - strata title conversion -- pp. 632-633, 648-649 Delegations - King George High School - Block 80, proposed heritage designation by-law -- p. 633...
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City of Vancouver Archives - Texts
by Major J.S. Matthews, V.D.
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2011 Edition (Originally Published 1935). Narrative of Pioneers of Vancouver, BC Collected During 1933-1934. Supplemental to Volumes One and Two collected in 1931-1932. A transcription of the original work collected and published by Major Matthews. Handwritten marginalia and corrections Matthews made to his text over the years have been incorporated and some typographical errors have been corrected, but no other editorial work has been undertaken.
Topics: history, Vancouver, anecdote, pioneers, biography
Harland Bartholomew and the City of Vancouver
by Vancouver Town Planning Commission ; Harland Bartholomew and Associates
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Prepared as a revision of the Commission's 1930 report. Cover date given as October 1945. Date on title page of text given as 31st October, 1944. Bartholomew was known to reissue old reports with updates without changing the title page.
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City Council Meeting Minutes
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City Council Meeting Minutes and the reports filed with them for the meeting of January 7, 1970, City of Vancouver, B.C. Reference code COV-S31-F102.14. Vol. 102 pp 429-480 includes: Presentation - Grant of Arms - [as given by the College of Heralds] Coat of Arms -- pp. 429, 433-434 Enquiries and other matters - Alderman Wilson - Traffic: 12th Avenue and Cambie Street -- p. 430 Communications or petitions - building maintenance contract: East Wing at City Hall -- p. 430 Communications or...
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City Council Meeting Minutes and the reports filed with them for the meeting of Aug. 23, 1977, City of Vancouver, B.C. This meeting commenced at 2:00 p.m. Reference code COV-S31-F126.19. Vol. 126, p. 760 Public hearing to amend the Zoning and Development By-law - housekeeping amendments -- p. 760
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City Council Meeting Minutes and the reports filed with them for the meeting of Oct. 3, 1978, City of Vancouver, B.C. Reference code COV-S31-F130.06. Vol. 130, pp. 164-195 Cultural Grant Appeals - Arts Club Theatre and Vancouver Playhouse -- p. 3 Operation Dismantle - Nuclear Disarmament -- p. 3 Form of Ballot - Electoral Reform - Ward System -- p. 4 Strathcona Community Centre Improvement Project - Allocation of Funds -- p. 5 Housing Developments Proposed for 2nd Avenue and Wallace -- p. 6...
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City Council Meeting Minutes and the reports filed with them for the meeting of Nov. 27, 1979, City of Vancouver, B.C. Reference code COV-S62-F133.13. Vol. 133, pp. 481-542 Kimount Boys and Girls Club -- p. 2 Timmy's Christmas Telethon for Crippled Children - Application for a Grant to Cover Rent of Queen Elizabeth Theatre -- p. 3 Request of Vancouver Neurological Centre for a Grant Relating to Building Alterations at 3812 Osler Street -- p. 3 75th and Angus Drive Lands -- p. 3 Long Term...
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City Council Meeting Minutes and the reports filed with them for the meeting of Nov. 20, 1979, City of Vancouver, B.C. Reference code COV-S62-F133.11. Vol. 133, pp. 385-475 Stores Open Thanksgiving Day, October 8, 1979 -- p. 2 Transfer of Approved Self-Serve Gasoline Service Station Site -- p. 2 Black Solidarity Association - Discrimination at Cabarets - Misty's -- p. 2 PNE Land Use Control -- p. 3 Provincial Court House - Vancouver Art Gallery -- p. 4 Planning Department - Housing Report -...
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City Council Meeting Minutes and the reports filed with them for the meeting of Oct. 7, 1975, City of Vancouver, B.C. Reference code COV-S31-F121.07. Vol. 121, pp. 184-233 Unfinished business and delegations - Harbour Park site -- pp. 184, 185, 186 Communications or petitions - Canadian Federation of Mayors and Municipalities - membership fees -- p. 186 Communications or petitions - Sign By-law amendments -- p. 186 Communications or petitions - waiving of sub-section of the National Building...
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City Council Meeting Minutes and the reports filed with them for the meeting of Aug. 24, 1976, City of Vancouver, B.C. Reference code COV-S31-F123.22. Vol. 123, pp. 805-897 Communications or petitions - proposed super-market development at 70th and Granville [Super-Valu Store; rezoning application and planning study; east side of South West Marine Drive between West 70th and West 71st Avenues] -- pp. 805-806, 872-877 Unfinished business - citizens coalition on transportation -- p. 805...
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City Council Meeting Minutes and the reports filed with them for the meeting of Sept. 11, 1979, City of Vancouver, B.C. This meeting commenced at 2:30 p.m. There is no page stamped with the number "012"; the stamped page numbers skip from 011 to 013. The numbers in the far right column of the tables on page 038 and 039 were partly cut off when the pages were bound. The numbers have been corrected in the digitized version from the microfilm. Reference code COV-S62-F133.01. Vol. 133,...
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City Council Meeting Minutes and the reports filed with them for the meeting of May 16, 1978, City of Vancouver, B.C. This meeting commenced at 2:00 p.m. Reference code COV-S31-F129.04. Vol. 129, pp. 142-143 by-laws Review: Amendments Stage 2 - Zoning and Development by-law No. 3575 -- p. 1
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City Council Meeting Minutes and the reports filed with them for the meeting of July 4, 1972, City of Vancouver, B.C.  Reference code COV-S31-F110.10. Vol. 110, pp. 218-261 includes: Delegations - Champlain Heights - sites 19 and 20 -- p. 218 Delegations - proposed closure of Yew Street from Cornwall Avenue to York Avenue -- p. 219 Delegations - Vancouver Public Aquarium Association - financial problem -- p. 219 Unfinished business - indigent burials -- pp. 219-221 Communications or petitions...
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City Council Meeting Minutes and the reports filed with them for the meeting of Mar. 7, 1972, City of Vancouver, B.C.  Reference code COV-S31-F109.06. Vol. 109, pp. 190-265 includes: Acknowledgement - [students from Sir Winston Churchill Secondary School] -- p. 190 Board of Administration - Fairview Slopes rezoning -- pp. 190-192 Board of Administration - Kitsilano - RM-3 medium density multiple dwelling district - limitations of height of buildings -- pp. 192-194 Unfinished business -...
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City Council Meeting Minutes and the reports filed with them for the meeting of Sept. 11, 1973, City of Vancouver, B.C. Contained within are the minutes of the Special Council Meeting of 1973-09-06, pages 547-552. Reference code COV-S31-F114.06. Vol. 114, pp. 452-552 includes: Adoption of minutes - [August 28, 1973 - amendments - that the words 'to Council' be struck . . . on page 360 . . . ] -- p. 452 Unfinished business - development permit application - northeast corner Georgia and Bute...
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City Council Meeting Minutes and the reports filed with them for the meeting of Jan. 9, 1979, City of Vancouver, B.C. Reference code COV-S62-F131.03. Vol. 131, pp. 12-53 Highland Restaurant, 2780 Kingsway, Vancouver -- p. 2 Heritage Festival Society Budget -- p. 3 Rezoning Application - 1000-1002 Thurlow Street and 1070-1076 Nelson Street -- p. 3 Goals for Vancouver Program - Consultants' Draft Report on Goals -- p. 4 Rory's Auto Towing Ltd. and Westburn Services Ltd. - Business Licenses -- p....
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City Council Meeting Minutes and the reports filed with them for the meeting of May 14, 1974, City of Vancouver, B.C.  Reference code COV-S31-F117.06. Vol. 117, pp. 397-447 includes: Communications or petitions - conversion of apartment blocks from monthly tenancies to 99 year leases -- Communications or petitions - Playhouse Theatre Company - further grant -- Report reference - planning matters relating to Greater Vancouver Region - [report by H.N. Lash, Director of Planning, Greater...
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City Council Meeting Minutes and the reports filed with them for the meeting of Aug. 26, 1975, City of Vancouver, B.C.  Reference code COV-S31-F120.18. Vol. 120, pp. 814-874 includes: Unfinished business - development permit application #69600 - 2175 Oxford Street - Urban Design Panel -- pp. 814, 815 Communications or petitions - bonusing system -- p. 816 Communications or petitions - Canadian Professional Boxing Federation - grant request -- p. 816 Communications or petitions - Vancouver Bach...
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City of Vancouver Archives - Texts
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2011 Edition (Originally Published 1944). Narrative of Pioneers of Vancouver, BC Collected During 1935-1939. Supplemental to Volumes One, Two and Three collected in 1931-1934. A transcription of the original work collected and published by Major Matthews. Handwritten marginalia and corrections Matthews made to his text over the years have been incorporated and some typographical errors have been corrected, but no other editorial work has been undertaken.
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City Council Meeting Minutes and the reports filed with them for the meeting of Dec. 7, 1976, City of Vancouver, B.C. Reference code COV-S31-F124.17. Vol. 124, pp. 531-576 Stores open on statutory holidays -- pp. 532-533, 546 Heritage designations - Ukrainian Greek Orthodox Church -- p. 532 Heritage designations - Watson house, 909 Thurlow Street -- p. 532 1222 Hamilton Street - development permit application #75167 -- pp. 533, 536, 552 Communications or petitions - Jericho hangars -- p. 533...
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City Council Meeting Minutes and the reports filed with them for the meeting of June 1, 1976, City of Vancouver, B.C. Reference code COV-S31-F123.09. Vol. 123, pp. 195-300 Report reference - development proposal - area 6 phase 2, False Creek -- pp. 195-197 Recognition - Mr. W. A. Snowdon -- p. 197 Unfinished business - enforcement of the Fire By-law outside the core area -- p. 198 Communications or petitions - 1976 revenue budget estimates: interim report - Police Department -- pp. 199-201...
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City Council Meeting Minutes and the reports filed with them for the meeting of Jan. 27, 1976, City of Vancouver, B.C. Reference code COV-S31-F122.04. Vol. 122, pp. 104-163 Unfinished business and delegations - sale to Mennonite Senior Citizens Society - 5700 Bruce Street -- pp. 104-105 Unfinished business and delegations - progress of enforcement of Fire By-law relative to: Vanport Hotel, 645 Main Street, Ivanhoe Hotel, 1038 Main Street -- p. 105 Unfinished business and delegations - removal...
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Harland Bartholomew and the City of Vancouver
by Vancouver Town Planning Commission ; Harland Bartholomew and Associates
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Date on cover is November, 1946. Date on title page is October, 1946.
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Harland Bartholomew and the City of Vancouver
by Vancouver Town Planning Commission; Harland Bartholomew and Associates; Hudson, William D.
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Dated September, 1927 on cover. Report includes the following sections: Canadian Pacific Railway; North Shore Yards; Industrial Development; Uniform Switching Rates Possible with Terminal Company; Joint Use of Railway Facilities; Interchange Methods; Grade Crossing Elimination; Promotion of Industrial Development; Disposition of False Creek Channel; Canadian National Railway; Great Northern Railway; British Columbia Electric Railway; Harbour Commission's Terminal Railway; Grain Movement to...
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City Council Meeting Minutes
by City of Vancouver, B.C.
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City Council Meeting Minutes and the reports filed with them for the meeting of Oct. 18, 1977, City of Vancouver, B.C. Reference code COV-S31-F127.06. Vol. 127, pp. 260-369 Report reference - Bill 31 regarding changes in real property assessment and taxation -- pp. 261, 280-283 Standing Committee on Planning and Development - Granville Island redevelopment plan -- pp. 261-262, 277, 363-368 Communications or petitions - request for deferral of decision on Block 130, Jericho/Locarno area -- p....
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City Council Meeting Minutes
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City Council Meeting Minutes and the reports filed with them for the meeting of Oct. 9, 1973, City of Vancouver, B.C.  Reference code COV-S31-F115.02. Vol. 115, pp. 74-77 includes: Civic Chaplain - October, November, and December 1973 - [Rev. J. Gordon Gardiner of St. James Anglican Church] -- p. 74 City of Vancouver $6,000,000 debenture issues -- pp. 74-75 False Creek shoreline - areas 6 and 10 -- pp. 75-76 Corporation Counsel - visit to Ottawa re Harbour Park property [concerning the tax...
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City Council Meeting Minutes
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City Council Meeting Minutes and the reports filed with them for the meeting of Jan. 31, 1974, City of Vancouver, B.C. This meeting commenced at 7:30 p.m. Reference code COV-S31-F116.04. Vol. 116, pp. 164-169 includes: Public Hearing - Interim Zoning in Kitsilano Area (RM3 to RM3A in area bounded by Highbury Street, 16th Avenue, Burrard Street and English Bay) -- pp. 165-170
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Harland Bartholomew and the City of Vancouver
by Vancouver Town Planning Commission ; Harland Bartholomew and Associates
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Date on cover is December, 1946. Titled on title page as "A Preliminary report upon decentralization and regional planning", with date of October, 1946. This report is dated December, 1946. Bartholomew was known to reissue old reports with updates without
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City Council Meeting Minutes
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City Council Meeting Minutes and the reports filed with them for the meeting of Dec. 4, 1973, City of Vancouver, B.C.  Reference code COV-S31-F115.14. Vol. 115, pp. 502-544 includes: Unfinished business - Blocks 51/61/71 - provincial government development plans [in camera meeting held at offices of Arthur Erickson & Associates] -- p. 502 Acknowledgement - [students from Pemberton School] -- p. 502 Visit of the Rt. Honorable Pierre Elliott Trudeau, Prime Minister of Canada [on December 7,...
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Harland Bartholomew and the City of Vancouver
by Vancouver Town Planning Commission ; Harland Bartholomew and Associates
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Report submitted 31 October, 1944
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Harland Bartholomew and the City of Vancouver
by Vancouver Town Planning Commission ; Harland Bartholomew and Associates
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Date on cover is February, 1946. Titled on title page as "A preliminary report upon the downtown business district : Vancouver, British Columbia", with date October 1945. Bartholomew was known to reissue old reports with updates without changing the title
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City Council Meeting Minutes
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City Council Meeting Minutes and the reports filed with them for the meeting of Nov. 20, 1975, City of Vancouver, B.C. This meeting commenced at 7:30 p.m. Reference code COV-S31-F121.17. Vol. 121, pp. 503-508 Special Council - Public Hearing - clause 1 - Champlain Heights - Enclave 1 of Areas E and F, southwest corner East 49th Avenue and Boundary Road, remainder of Lot C, D.L. 339, Plan 13651 -- pp. 503, 504 Special Council - Public Hearing - clause 2 - the area contained within the north side...
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City Council Meeting Minutes
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City Council Meeting Minutes and the reports filed with them for the meeting of Sept. 24, 1974, City of Vancouver, B.C.  Reference code COV-S31-F118.07. Vol. 118, pp. 265-354 includes: Communications or petitions - Community Recreational Facilities Fund -- p. 170 Special Council meeting - proposed capital expenditure program - 1976-1980 -- pp. 263-266, 272, 279 Manager's, Department and other reports - Park Board - Financial Services Division - staffing requirements -- pp. 266-267 Standing...
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City Council Meeting Minutes and the reports filed with them for the meeting of June 24, 1976, City of Vancouver, B.C. This meeting commenced at 7:30 p.m. Reference code COV-S31-F123.12. Vol. 123, pp. 431-434 Public hearing - Champlain Heights - portion of areas E and F (enclaves 2-8 and 12-21) -- pp. 431-434
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City Council Meeting Minutes and the reports filed with them for the meeting of July 10, 1979, City of Vancouver, B.C. This meeting commenced at 10:00 a.m. Reference code COV-S62-F132.10. Vol. 132, pp. 514-515 Local Improvement on the Initiative -- p. 1 Pavement and Curbs and Sidewalks - Kiwassa Streets Work Project on the Initiative - Schedule 457 -- p. 1
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City Council Meeting Minutes
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City Council Meeting Minutes and the reports filed with them for the meeting of Sept. 26, 1978, City of Vancouver, B.C. Reference code COV-S31-F130.05. Vol. 130, pp. 85-163 Transport of Toxic Materials through the City -- p. 1 Trade Convention Centre, Pier BC -- p. 2 CIVIC RECOGNITION - Mr. D.H. Little -- p. 4 Soft Rock Cafe, 1921 West 4th Avenue - Noise -- p. 8 Site for the Relocation of Firewall 22, Marpole -- p. 8 West End Street Paving -- p. 9 Follow-up of Finance Committee Review of...
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City of Vancouver Archives - Texts
by Major J.S. Matthews, V.D.
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Major Matthews collected the contents of Volume 7 in 1931-1956 and compiled the volume in 1956. A transcription of the original work collected and published by Major Matthews.Handwritten marginalia and corrections Matthews made to his text over the years have been incorporated and some typographical errors have been corrected, but no other editorial work has been undertaken.
Topics: history, vancouver, anecdote, pioneers, biography
Harland Bartholomew and the City of Vancouver
by Vancouver Town Planning Commission ; Harland Bartholomew and Associates
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No original found. This copy is a photocopy that was used as reference in the City of Vancouver Planning Department library. Unbound. Date given as 22 October, 1926
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City Council Meeting Minutes
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City Council Meeting Minutes and the reports filed with them for the meeting of May 29, 1979, City of Vancouver, B.C. Reference code COV-S62-F132.04. Vol. 132, pp. 177-255 RT-2 Zoning - 555 East 16th Avenue -- p. 2 Reconstruction of Boundary Road Between Imperial Street and Marine Way -- p. 2 Street Names - Champlain Heights and the Langara Housing Development at 49th Avenue and Cambie Street -- p. 2 1979 Supplementary Capital Allocations - Board of Parks and Recreation -- p. 3 Champlain Mall...
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City of Vancouver Archives - Texts
by Major J.S. Matthews, V.D.
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2011 Edition (Originally Published 1956). Narrative of Pioneers of Vancouver, BC Collected between 1931-1956. A transcription of the original work collected and published by Major Matthews. Handwritten marginalia and corrections Matthews made to his text over the years have been incorporated and some typographical errors have been corrected, but no other editorial work has been undertaken.
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Harland Bartholomew and the City of Vancouver
by Point Grey (B.C.). Town Planning Commission
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1927. Map shows proposed zoning for the municipality of Point Grey according to the following zones: one family, two family, multiple dwelling, local business, commercial, light industrial and heavy industrial. The item also contains descriptive information about the various zoning by-laws.Scale [ca. 1:24,000]. 55 x 76 cm. "Harland Bartholomew and Associates, Town Planning Consultants" appears at the bottom of the map.
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City Council Meeting Minutes
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City Council Meeting Minutes and the reports filed with them for the meeting of Apr. 28, 1977, City of Vancouver, B.C. Reference code COV-S31-F125.20. Vol. 125, pp. 728-732 Public hearing to amend the Zoning and Development By-law - rezoning - area generally bounded by Oak Street, West 28th Avenue, Heather Street and West 32nd Avenue (Shaughnessy Hospital site) -- pp. 728-732
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City Council Meeting Minutes
by City of Vancouver, B.C.
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City Council Meeting Minutes and the reports filed with them for the meeting of Sept. 26, 1974, City of Vancouver, B.C.  Reference code COV-S31-F118.08. Vol. 118, pp. 355-356 includes: Special Council meeting - public hearing [re proposed Sign By-law; proposed amendment By-law to Zoning and Development By-law #3575; and repeal of By law #2341] -- pp. 355-356
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