Burrardview History101

Here are several links (below) that will take you to YouTube.com. The Burrardview History, prepared and presented by Hugh McLean at the recent AGM was recorded and available for you to view. Special  Thank you to Hugh whom graciously  allowed us to share his work. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E1G1Xe-NvtM https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nuaq51c3HD0    

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AGM Thank you

Thank you all for coming out to the AGM last night. We hope the information presented was helplful. Special Thank you to Hugh with his presentation of how this neighbourhood came to where it is now. We hope to have snippets of his presentation on this site soon.

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AGM coming on November 13th

The Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the Burrardview Community Association is scheduled for Thursday, November 13 2014 at 7.00 pm.  Location is the Community Room at the North entrance at Cottage Hospice within Burrardview Park. Local neighbour and guest speaker Hugh McLean has researched the area and will be giving us a little history of […]

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Halloween Hotspot of 2014

Halloween on Trinity Street is the big event in October. Here are a few numbers that were polled from residents in the area. The Halloween Hotspot goes to Trinity at Slocan Street where the homes of Sarah and Susan distributed in excess of 900 pieces of treats (no tricks were tallied). 2400 Trinity St  averaged […]

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Air Quality Complaints

Recently, there has been a strong, acrid odour within the neighbourhood. Metro Vancouver who monitors and follow up on complaints of poor air quality hasn’t identified the odours source. If you smell anything odd or unusual, it would be a good idea to call or on-line report the odours to Metro Vancouver Air Quality Staff. […]

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Misdemeanour Gardener Hits Wall Street

In the past, a number of plants and trees both on the boulevard and in one’s yard have been vandalized or stolen. Others with homes near the vandalized garden mentioned that they too have experienced the same thing in the past. This garden \ plant vandal has started again this past week and remains to […]

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Who lived here in 1972?

First, Thank you to David and the Yip family to allow us a scan of the 1972 voters list for part of this area. Take a look who lived here and what the person did for a living. Some old neighbours are still here and still going strong, including Mrs. Yip who saved this piece […]

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Thursday Potlucks at Burrardview Park

Thursday Special Event Potluck Dinners continue on September 25th from 6.30 pm near the clubhouse at Burrardveiw Park. Kids Mariachi band will be performing again in the Park. Bring a dinner item to share with your neighbours, something to sit on (blanket or chairs), dinner ware and beverages for your family. Come out, meet your […]

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2 Auto B&E’s within weeks

Recently, several  Auto B&E’s were reported that occurred near or along Wall Street between Nanaimo and Slocan Streets. A pair of young caucasian suspects were seen early morning and electronics within a vehicle were stolen.  A reminder to remove all valuables from your vehicle and report suspicious characters to Police.  These thieves may have been travelling […]

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