Category Archives: Coming Events

North Van Citizens Action Assn. Meeting

We have previously posted information about the new Citizen’s Group in North Van. ( 
Following is a notice about an upcoming meeting:  
Open Meeting of the North Vancouver Citizen Action Association “NVCAA” 
7:30 pm, Thursday November 23rd 
Larson Elementary School Gym (2605 Larson Rd) 
1. Update on activities and plans 
2. Call for new members and volunteers
 Anyone interested in becoming more informed and engaged in the upcoming elections for North Vancouver City Council is welcome.  




Another Tower Exceeding Height & Density

Further to our previous post and letter to Editor, NS News:


Attached is a flyer with more information as well as comparisons to other buildings in the area.        NVCV- Hollyburn 13th and Lonsdale


 TOWN HALL MEETING *** CRITICAL TO ATTEND & SPEAK UP *** THURSDAY, April 21, from 6 to 8 pm, at the Pinnacle Hotel

The promised land

from the North Shore News,  coverage of the Real Estate Forum coming up on Apr 9 and the potential market on the North Shore:

The promised land.


City Consultation on Higher Energy Standards

Public Consultation Period

The City is current consulting with the public and industry stakeholders regarding the potential adoption of higher energy standards. Opportunities for public comment are listed below:

  • Public Information Session: Wednesday, February 27, 2013 from 4pm to 7pmat City Hall
  • Online Survey: Coming soon!

You may also provide comments directly to City Staff by contacting Winnie Yip, Research Assistant at or 604-982-3943. Public comments are accepted from February 1, 2013 to March 1, 2013.

Results of the consultation and a proposed Zoning Amendment to take effect by the end of 2013 are anticipated to be taken to Council for consideration in Spring 2013. Please check back often for updates.


Public Finance Committee Meetings

Meeting schedule posted in response to Sue Cook’s delegation to Council on Nov 5th.

Date Public Finance Committee Meetings
November 26, 2012 Preliminary 2013 – 2022 Project (Capital) Plan

Preliminary 10 Year Plan
December 3, 2012 2013 – 2022 Utility Operations & Rates Model

(Water, Sewer, Storm, Refuse, Recycling)
January 28, 2013 Program Plan

2013 Program (Operational) Plan Presentations to Council Agencies, Boards & Commissions Report
February 25, 2013 Program Plan

2013 Program Plan Update
March 18, 2013 Final Plans

2013 – 2022 Final Project (Capital) Plan

2013 Financial (Operational) Program Plan
April 8, 2013 Tax Rate Options
Dear Ms. Lakes-Cook,
The table above lists the five additional public Finance Committee meetings which have been scheduled to discuss all aspects of the City’s proposed 2013 -2022 Financial Plan.  Meetings take place in Council Chambers, generally on a Monday evening. At each meeting , time is scheduled for public input, comments, and questions.
The meetings are advertised both in the newspapers and on the City’s website, and materials for each meeting are available in advance.
Isabel Gordon
Director of Finance