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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
City of Vancouver Archives - Texts
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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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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 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
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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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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.
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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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Harland Bartholomew and the City of Vancouver
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.
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City of Vancouver Archives - Texts
by Major J.S. Matthews, V.D.
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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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Major Matthews collected the contents of Volume 5 in 1936-1945 and compiled the volume in 1945. 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 Vancouver Town Planning Commission ; Harland Bartholomew and Associates
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Includes a historical narrative about South Vancouver, and aspects of physical, social and cultural planning. Letter included dated 19 September, 1929. Stamped as received by City Clerk on 26 November, 1929.
Topics: City planning, South Vancouver (B.C.) - History
City Council Meeting Minutes
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City Council Meeting Minutes and the reports filed with them for the meeting of May 30, 1978, City of Vancouver, B.C. Reference code COV-S31-F129.07. Vol. 129, pp. 151-231 Harbour Park - Progress and Current Proposals -- p. 2 Request for Council Support in Opposition of Development of Neutron Bomb -- p. 5 CIVIC RECOGNITION - Mr W. Orson Banfield -- p. 5 1978 Supplementary Capital Request - Board of Parks and Recreation -- p. 6 Proposed Provincial Urban Transit Authority -- p. 6 Job...
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Major Matthews collected the contents of Volume 6 in 1940-1945 and compiled the volume in 1945.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 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
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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 July 21, 1970, City of Vancouver, B.C. Reference code COV-S31-F104.08 Vol. 104, pp. 279-313 includes: Unfinished business - general report - Gastown, Chinatown -- pp. 279-280 Unfinished business - noise -- p. 280 Unfinished business - purchase of 1969 radar set - police -- p. 281 Unfinished business - New Fountain Hotel and Stanley Hotel -- p. 281 Works and utility matters - tender no.37-70-4 - air compressors --...
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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.
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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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Major Matthews collected the contents of Volume 3 in 1933-1934 and compiled the volume in 1935.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
City Council Meeting Minutes
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City Council Meeting Minutes and the reports filed with them for the meeting of Nov. 9, 1976, City of Vancouver, B.C. Reference code COV-S31-F124.12. Vol. 124, pp. 315-415 Vehicles for Hire Board - Greater Vancouver Driver Training Association - license application -- p. 316 Vehicles for Hire Board - Van-City Driving Schools - request to re-instate Section 28 (1) (d) Vehicles for Hire By-law -- p. 316 1435 East 14th Avenue - development permit application #74519 - apartment building for Coast...
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Harland Bartholomew and the City of Vancouver
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
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City Council Meeting Minutes and the reports filed with them for the meeting of Jan. 29, 1970, City of Vancouver, B.C. Reference code COV-S31-F102.18. Vol. 102, pp. 622-623 includes: Special Council - Court of Revision - street improvements on the initiative - schedule no. 390 -- pp. 622, 623 Special Council - business - local improvements on the initiative -- p. 622
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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. 18, 1975, City of Vancouver, B.C.  Reference code COV-S31-F119.14. Vol. 119, pp. 386-445 includes: Communications or petitions - alternate representative - Metropolitan Board of Health -- p. 386 Communications or petitions - Canadian Guidance and Counselling Association - grant request re 1975 National Conference -- p. 386 Communications or petitions - awarding of cultural grants -- p. 386 Communications or...
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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. 5, 1976, City of Vancouver, B.C. Reference code COV-S31-F124.05. Vol. 124, pp. 154-207 Crosstown bus via 25th and 29th Avenues -- pp. 154-155 Grant appeal - Metro Communities Council -- p. 155 Cultural grant appeal - Vancouver Bach Choir -- p. 155 B.C. Hydro - bus fare increases -- pp. 155-156 Rental accommodation for families with children -- pp. 156-157 Kitsilano Community Centre - request for additional...
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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. 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
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City Council Meeting Minutes and the reports filed with them for the meeting of Apr. 20, 1978, City of Vancouver, B.C. This meeting commenced at 7:45 p.m. Reference code COV-S31-F128.22. Vol. 128, pp. 768-786 West End Matters - Traffic and Transportation -- p. 1 Open Space East of Denman Street - West End -- p. 3 Heritage Building - 'A' Category, Roedde House, 1415 Barclay Street -- p. 3 Nelson Street - Operational Measures and Local Improvements - West End -- p. 5 Pedestrian Crossing - Denman...
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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. 6, 1977, City of Vancouver, B.C. Reference code COV-S31-F127.18. Vol. 127, pp. 676-730 Communications or petitions - compensation to owners of designated heritage buildings -- pp. 676-677 Communications or petitions - relocation of the Art Gallery -- p. 678 Communications or petitions - settlement of B.C. Tel labour dispute -- p. 678 Works and utility matters - tender [no. 57-77-1] - supply and delivery of...
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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. 24, 1979, City of Vancouver, B.C. Stamped numbers stop at "779", at the end of Report A7. Reference code COV-S62-F131.17. Vol. 131, pp. 747--1 205-209 East 6th Avenue - Special Inspection Permit B92209 -- p. 2 Motion - Procedure by-law Amendment -- p. 2 Canadian Association of Chiefs of Police Conference - Luncheon -- p. 3 Unicef British Columbia - Grant Request to Help Defray Costs of Annual Dinner...
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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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by City of Vancouver, B.C.
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City Council Meeting Minutes and the reports filed with them for the meeting of Jan. 13, 1976, City of Vancouver, B.C. Reference code COV-S31-F122.02. Vol. 122, pp. 57-101 Delegations and other reports - Equal Employment Opportunities Program -- p. 58 Delegations and other reports - Mandarin International Inn 141 Keefer Street -- pp. 58-62 Recognition - Mr. D. A. Matheson -- p. 62 City Manager's reports - Harbour Park Development -- pp. 62-66 Unfinished business - 1976 capital program on 'pay...
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City Council Meeting Minutes and the reports filed with them for the meeting of Apr. 26, 1977, City of Vancouver, B.C. Reference code COV-S31-F125.19. Vol. 125, pp. 673-727 Delegations - appeals - 1977 social service grants [Vancouver Neurological Association, Neighbourhood Services Association] -- pp. 673-674 Unfinished business - offices in industrial areas -- p. 674 Communications or petitions - Jericho Park -- p. 675 Communications or petitions - Inner-City Housing Workshop [Mayor's...
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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. 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 Aug. 28, 1979, City of Vancouver, B.C. Reference code COV-S62-F132.14. Vol. 132, pp. 780-893 Energy Conservation - Proposed Conference -- p. 2 Traveller's Hotel, 57 West Cordova Street - License -- p. 2 Carnegie Centre -- p. 3 Governmental Review Commission - Request for Additional Funds -- p. 3 Harbour Park Site -- p. 4 Appointment of Civic Chaplain -- p. 4 VanDusen Gardens: Proposed New Development -- p. 4...
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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. 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 Aug. 25, 1970, City of Vancouver, B.C. Reference code COV-S31-F104.13 Vol. 104, pp. 457-508 includes: Building and planning matters - Mr. Louis Naples - carport 3382 East 23rd Avenue -- pp. 458, 478-479 Social service and health matters - Union of British Columbia Municipalities circular re rubella -- pp. 458, 475 Works and utility matters - sewer in l/w Fraser Street between 19th and 21st Avenues and on 20th...
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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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Harland Bartholomew and the City of Vancouver
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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
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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 Feb. 8, 1972, City of Vancouver, B.C.  Reference code COV-S31-F109.02. Vol. 109, pp. 40-84 includes: Acknowledgement - [students from Eric Hamber Secondary School] -- p. 40 Report reference and unfinished business - 1972 assessment roll -- pp. 40-41, 91 Report reference and unfinished business - 38 acres, Jericho (Locarno area) -- pp. 41-42 Report reference and unfinished business - City Hall renovations - second...
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City Council Meeting Minutes and the reports filed with them for the meeting of Aug. 31, 1971, City of Vancouver, B.C.  Reference code COV-S31-F107.13. Vol. 107, pp. 581-621 includes: Motions - policy re deferred motions -- p. 581 Unfinished business - commercial transport service - Vancouver -- p. 582 Unfinished business - Strathcona Rehabilitation Program - consultants claim for pre-contract and post-contract costs -- p. 582 Communications or petitions - facilities underground Maple Tree...
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City Council Meeting Minutes and the reports filed with them for the meeting of Feb. 18, 1975, City of Vancouver, B.C.  Reference code COV-S31-F119.09. Vol. 119, pp. 226-263 includes: Unfinished business - civic information - local newspapers -- p. 227 Unfinished business - Neighbourhood Improvement Program -- p. 228 Unfinished business - Vancouver Rental Accommodation Grievance Board and New Landlord and Tenant Act -- p. 228 Communications and petitions - Vancouver International Chess...
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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 Dec. 13, 1977, City of Vancouver, B.C. Reference code COV-S31-F127.19. Vol. 127, pp. 731-822 Communications or petitions - proposed standards for civic theatres productions -- p. 731 Communications or petitions - funding of senior care and activity programs -- p. 732 Communications or petitions - Council meetings - 1978 -- p. 732 Communications or petitions - Christmas bonus for the handicapped -- pp. 733-734...
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City Council Meeting Minutes and the reports filed with them for the meeting of Jan. 10, 1978, City of Vancouver, B.C. Reference code COV-S31-F128.01. Vol. 128, pp. 1-60 Mid-Term Report - Mayor -- p. 1 Appointments to Standing Committees, Boards and Commissions - Vancouver -- p. 2 Deputy Mayors - 1978 - Vancouver -- p. 2 Illegal Suite at 3579 West 18th Avenue -- p. 3 Parking Problems - 1903-09 West Broadway -- p. 3 Request for by-law Amendment re Bridges and Views therefrom -- p. 3 Resignation...
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Harland Bartholomew and the City of Vancouver
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Report submitted 31 October, 1944
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City Council Meeting Minutes and the reports filed with them for the meeting of Apr. 9, 1974, City of Vancouver, B.C.  Reference code COV-S31-F117.02. Vol. 117, pp. 90-136 includes: Report reference - False Creek development - north side -- p. 90 Unfinished business - cultural grants - 1974 -- pp. 91, 116-119 Unfinished business - boat shelter - 23 South Renfrew Street -- pp. 91, 115 Unfinished business - Vancouver and District Labour Council suggestions for tax reform -- pp. 91, 115-116...
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City Council Meeting Minutes and the reports filed with them for the meeting of May 4, 1976, City of Vancouver, B.C. Reference code COV-S31-F123.02. Vol. 123, pp. 3-44 Unfinished business - Minimum Standards of Maintenance By-law -- pp. 2, 16-17 Unfinished business - industrial sites in the Thunderbird Neighbourhood -- pp. 3-4 Communications or petitions - International Red Cross Day - May 8, 1976 -- p. 4 Communications or petitions - regulation of self-serve gasoline retailing facilities -- 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 Mar. 11, 1976, City of Vancouver, B.C. This meeting commenced at 7:30 p.m. Reference code COV-S31-F122.12. Vol. 122, pp. 427-431 Public hearing to amend the Zoning and Development By-law - Yew Street and South West Marine Drive overlooking the marine Drive Golf Course -- pp. 427-428 Public hearing to amend the Zoning and Development By-law - amendment to the Zoning and Development By-law No. 3575 -- pp. 428-429...
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City Council Meeting Minutes and the reports filed with them for the meeting of Jan. 18, 1977, City of Vancouver, B.C. Reference code COV-S31-F125.03. Vol. 125, pp. 46-73 Building and planning matters - hardship application - 8054 Chester Street -- pp. 46-47, 49, 58 Communications or petitions - proposed demolition of 3225 Point Grey Road -- p. 47 Communications or petitions - demolition of the cargo sheds on the Gastown piers -- p. 47 Communications or petitions - Kitsilano Tidal Pool...
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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. 30, 1976, City of Vancouver, B.C. Reference code COV-S31-F124.16. Vol. 124, pp. 486-530 Building and planning matters - hardship application - 4782 Manor Street -- pp. 486-487, 489, 507 Social facilities in the Oppenheimer area and acquisition of property at 616 Cordova Street -- p. 487 Building and planning matters - hardship application - 1415 East 20th Avenue -- pp. 488, 489, 507-508 Building and planning...
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City Council Meeting Minutes and the reports filed with them for the meeting of May 18, 1978, City of Vancouver, B.C. This meeting commenced at 7:30 p.m. Reference code COV-S31-F129.05. Vol. 129, pp. 144-147 Local Improvements on the Initiative and by Petition -- p. 1 Light Standard and Lane Lighting Projects on the Initiative and by Petition - Schedule 448 -- p. 1 Local Improvement Subsequent Procedure -- p. 2
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City of Vancouver Archives - Texts
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2011 Edition (Originally Published 1945). Narrative of Pioneers of Vancouver, BC Collected During 1940-1945. Supplemental to volumes one, two, three, four and five collected in 1931, 1932, 1934, 1939 and 1944. 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 Jan. 19, 1971, City of Vancouver, B.C.  Reference code COV-S31-F105.16. Vol. 105, pp. 550-588 includes: Inaugural meeting - [administration of oaths; invocation; appointment of civic chaplain; standing committee appointments; appointments to boards and commissions] -- pp. 551, 559-560 Unfinished business - rezoning - northeast corner of South East Marine Drive and Inverness Street -- pp. 552, 557 Communications or...
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City Council Meeting Minutes and the reports filed with them for the meeting of Jan. 25, 1972, City of Vancouver, B.C.  Reference code COV-S31-F108.18. Vol. 108, pp. 721-767 includes: Condolences - Mr. and Mrs. Sydney Bowman - Deceased -- p. 721 Snow clearing - City of Vancouver -- pp. 722, 723 Construction work in the vicinity of Alberni and Cardero Streets -- p. 722 Communications or petitions - Crystal Pool replacement financing -- pp. 723, 724 Communications or petitions - sale of solvents...
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City Council Meeting Minutes and the reports filed with them for the meeting of May 27, 1976, City of Vancouver, B.C. This meeting commenced at 7:30 p.m. Reference code COV-S31-F123.08. Vol. 123, pp. 191-194 Public hearing - building lines: Point Grey Road -- pp. 191-194
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City Council Meeting Minutes and the reports filed with them for the meeting of June 28, 1977, City of Vancouver, B.C. Reference code COV-S31-F126.11. Vol. 126, pp. 398-481 Delegations - D.P.A. 77360 - False Creek Area 10A, construction of fishermen's lockers -- p. 399 Delegations - 4678 Main Street, Hakim Gill Enterprises Ltd. -- p. 399 Delegations - auto towing contract [towing to ICBC storage lot at 1300 South Kootenay Street] -- pp. 399-400, 419 Delegations - FM-1 zoning Fairview Slopes --...
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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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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 transit (mass transportation) : Vancouver, British Columbia", from 1945. This appears to be an update or later reissue of that report. Bartholomew was known to reissue old
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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 June 27, 1978, City of Vancouver, B.C. Reference code COV-S31-F129.12. Vol. 129, pp. 370-466 DPA - 2677 East Broadway - Solarium Addition to Senior Citizens Apartment -- p. 1 Street Name Changes in Champlain Heights -- p. 2 DPA - 1180 West 15th Avenue - Personal Care Home -- p. 2 Administration Dispute at Vancouver General Hospital -- p. 3 BC Urban Transit Authority Act -- p. 3 Brock House - Heritage Designation --...
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City Council Meeting Minutes and the reports filed with them for the meeting of Jan. 3, 1979, City of Vancouver, B.C. Reference code COV-S62-F131.02. Vol. 131, pp. 4-11 INAUGURAL ADDRESS BY MAYOR -- p. 1 APPOINTMENTS TO STANDING COMMITTEES -- p. 1 APPOINTMENTS DEPUTY MAYOR -- p. 4 COUNCIL MEETING DATES -- p. 4 Annual Financial Authorities -- p. 5 Authority to Invest Funds -- p. 5
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City Council Meeting Minutes and the reports filed with them for the meeting of July 24, 1979, City of Vancouver, B.C. Reference code COV-S62-F132.12. Vol. 132, pp. 600-696 Relocation of Firewall No. 22 (Marpole) -- p. 2 Delegation Requests re: Kimount Boys and Girls Club and Local Area Planning Office, Mount Pleasant -- p. 3 Canadian 1988 Winter Olympics -- p. 3 Vietnamese Refugees Program - 'Boat People' -- p. 3 Proposed Neighbourhood Pub - 2802 West 4th Avenue -- p. 5 Development of Boundary...
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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 of Vancouver Archives - Texts
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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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City of Vancouver Archives - Texts
by Harland Bartholomew & Associates
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Created by Harland Bartholomew & Associates for the Vancouver Town Planning Commission, 1946. Scale [1:15 840]. 1 map : col. ; 84 x 110 cm. Plan no. 712A. Indicates "boulevards", "scenic drives", etc. City Planning Department fonds, series 445, item # MAP 267030101.
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Prepared as a revision of the Commission's 1930 report. Submitted October, 1944.
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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. 11, 1970, City of Vancouver, B.C. Reference code COV-S31-F104.11 Vol. 104, pp. 389-423 includes: Report reference - social implications - Gastown beautification program -- p. 389 Works and utility matters - closing lane north of 8th Avenue east of Heather Street -- pp. 390, 405 Social service and health matters - renovations - Mountain View Cemetery -- pp. 390, 409-411 Social service and health matters -...
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City Council Meeting Minutes and the reports filed with them for the meeting of Mar. 23, 1971, City of Vancouver, B.C.  Reference code COV-S31-F106.07. Vol. 106, pp. 249-293 includes: Communications or petitions - vacancy - Vancouver Public Library Board - Charles C. Locke - [resignation] -- p. 249 Building and planning matters - urban problems - study by federal government - Canadian Federation of Mayors and Municipalities -- pp. 250-251, 267 Works and utility matters - installation of water...
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City Council Meeting Minutes and the reports filed with them for the meeting of Dec. 5, 1972, City of Vancouver, B.C.  Reference code COV-S31-F111.11. Vol. 111, pp. 348-391 includes: Report reference and unfinished business - development permit application - Broadway and Kingsway - former Mount Pleasant School site -- pp. 348-350, 351 Delegations and unfinished business - proposed hotel at 715 West Broadway - Fairview Slopes area -- p. 352 Delegations and unfinished business - closing...
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City Council Meeting Minutes and the reports filed with them for the meeting of Aug. 14, 1973, City of Vancouver, B.C.  Reference code COV-S31-F114.04. Vol. 114, pp. 272-350 includes: Delegations - [in respect to improvements to 33rd Avenue between Heather and Arbutus] -- pp. 272-273 Unfinished business - grant request - National Youth Orchestra Association of Canada -- p. 273 Unfinished business - lease of 2777-2779 Point Grey Road -- p. 273 Communications - withdrawal of Canada's commitment...
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City Council Meeting Minutes and the reports filed with them for the meeting of Sept. 1, 1970, City of Vancouver, B.C. Reference code COV-S31-F104.15 Vol. 104, pp. 519-552 includes: Communications - development - West End area -- p. 519 Social service and health matters - health service - Vancouver City College -- pp. 520, 537-538 Works and utility matters - tender - traffic signal controllers -- pp. 520, 533 Works and utility matters - sale of portion of lane east of Granville Street north of...
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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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City Council Meeting Minutes and the reports filed with them for the meeting of July 27, 1976, City of Vancouver, B.C. This meeting commenced at 7:30 p.m. It was a public hearing. Reference code COV-S31-F123.17. Vol. 123, pp. 703-706 Public hearing - Kitsilano Point zoning - area generally bounded by Ogden Avenue, Chestnut Street, Cornwall Avenue, Arbutus to McNicoll and Maple Streets, excluding the former C.P.R. right-of-way -- pp. 703-706
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City Council Meeting Minutes and the reports filed with them for the meeting of Jan. 17, 1978, City of Vancouver, B.C. Reference code COV-S31-F128.02. Vol. 128, pp. 61-147 License: Smilin' Buddha Cabaret - 109 East Hastings Street -- p. 1 Granville Island Redevelopment -- p. 2 Recommendations on the Matter of LRT -- p. 3 Vancouver Museums and Planetarium Association - Contract Renewal -- p. 5 Tender No 53-77-2 - Supply and Delivery of Sheet Steel Piles for Hastings Street Viaduct Replacement --...
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City Council Meeting Minutes and the reports filed with them for the meeting of Dec. 4, 1979, City of Vancouver, B.C. Reference code COV-S62-F133.14. Also contained within are the minutes of the Special Council Meeting (a public hearing) of 1979-12-04, pages 566-572. Index: Vol. 133, pp. 543-621 Zoning Amendment - S/W Corner of Kingsway and Nanaimo Street -- p. 1 Proposed Rezoning - south side of Kingsway between Battison and Lincoln Streets -- p. 2 Regulation of Shopping Hours - Mall Book...
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City Council Meeting Minutes and the reports filed with them for the meeting of May 30, 1972, City of Vancouver, B.C.  Reference code COV-S31-F110.05. Vol. 110, pp. 79-127 includes: Report reference and Board of Administration reports - Property exchanges pursuant to agreement with B.C. Hydro and Power Authority -- pp. 80-83 Board of Administration and other reports - Pacific National Exhibition - traffic access and parking -- pp. 83-87 Delegation - Social Service matters -- pp. 87-88 Board of...
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