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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.
Topics: City planning, Regional planning
City Council Meeting Minutes
City Council Meeting Minutes
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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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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 of Vancouver Archives - Texts
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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
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Harland Bartholomew and the City of Vancouver
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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...
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.
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
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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...
Topics: Committees, boards and commissions - City, City planning - Harbour and waterfront development
Harland Bartholomew and the City of Vancouver
by Vancouver Town Planning Commission ; Harland Bartholomew and Associates
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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
by City of Vancouver, B.C.
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City Council Meeting Minutes and the reports filed with them for the meeting of Apr. 4, 1978, City of Vancouver, B.C. This meeting commenced at 7:30 p.m. Reference code COV-S31-F128.17. Vol. 128, pp. 576-660 Rezoning Application - 1808 Nelson Street - West End Official Development Plan -- Extension of Deadline for Bnai Brith Foundation to Purchase City-owned Haro Park Site -- 1978 Basic Capital Budgets -- p. 1 Provincial Government: Recreation Facilities Assistance Program (REFAP) -- p. 2...
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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 Feb. 2, 1971, City of Vancouver, B.C.  Reference code COV-S31-F105.18. Vol. 105, pp. 629-665 includes: Report reference - Phillips, Barratt and Partners (Mr. L. Narod) - freeway connection - Georgia Viaduct to Highway #401 -- pp. 629-630 Delegations - Four Seasons Hotel development -- p. 630 Works and utility matters - complaint from Canadian Westinghouse Ltd. regarding the award of contract 29-70-14 for street...
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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 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 12, 1979, City of Vancouver, B.C. Reference code COV-S62-F132.05. Vol. 132, pp. 256-353 Riley Park and Grandview-Woodland NIP - Bus Shelters -- Detoxification Centre -- p. 2 by-law Infraction - 2655 East Pender Street -- p. 3 Park Board Indemnities -- p. 3 Park Board's 1979 Supplemental Capital Budget -- p. 4 Floating Home Permit Application 84343 (False Creek) -- p. 4 1988 Proposed Winter Olympics Games Bid --...
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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
City of Vancouver Archives - Texts
by Major J.S. Matthews, V.D.
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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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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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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
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.
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 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
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Date on cover is November, 1946. Date on title page is October, 1946.
Topics: Recreation and parks, City planning
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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 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 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 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.
Topics: Bartholomew, Vancouver, Point Grey
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. 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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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 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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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
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 Dec. 19, 1972, City of Vancouver, B.C.  Reference code COV-S31-F111.12. Vol. 111, pp. 392-498 includes: Unfinished business - administrative changes - Department of Permits and Licenses and Department of Planning and Civic Development -- p. 392 Unfinished business - local improvement project - Glen Drive -- p. 393 Unfinished business - development permit application - Broadway and Kingsway - former Mount Pleasant...
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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...
Topics: history, vancouver, anecdote, pioneers, biography
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 Nov. 22, 1977, City of Vancouver, B.C. Reference code COV-S31-F127.14. Vol. 127, pp. 545-623 Communications or petitions - [Provincial Government's] Regional District Review Committee -- p. 545 Communications or petitions - establishment of Council Committee on the Disabled -- p. 546 Communications or petitions - proceeds from sale of 'Vancouver - The First One Hundred Years' -- pp. 546-547 Communications or...
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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 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
by City of Vancouver, B.C.
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City Council Meeting Minutes and the reports filed with them for the meeting of May 13, 1976, City of Vancouver, B.C. Reference code COV-S31-F123.07. Index: Report reference - audit and financial report for year ended December 31, 1976 -- p. 137 Acknowledgement - [students from the Employment Orientation for Women class at Vancouver Community College, and instructor Betsy McDonald] -- p. 137 Unfinished business and delegations - rezoning application - northeast corner Collingwood Street and...
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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. 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
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. 27, 1977, City of Vancouver, B.C. Reference code COV-S31-F127.02. Vol. 127, pp. 130-203 Delegations - Burrard-Arbutus connector -- p. 131 Delegations - late night transit services -- pp. 132-133 Canada Works Programs - grant applications - Police Department [Native Street Workers Project, Industrial Watch, Neighbourhood Watch, Oak Park Teen Lounge, Operation Boat Mark] -- pp. 133, 173-177 Communications or...
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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 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 of Vancouver Archives - Texts
by Vancouver Town Planning Commission ; Harland Bartholomew and Associates
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1929. Map shows major streets of sufficient width, major streets to be widened, new major street connections, present street widths, present lines of vehicles, present roadway widths, proposed street widths, proposed lines of vehicles, proposed roadway widths and pleasure drives in the area from 16th Avenue in the north to the Fraser River in the south and from Boundary Road in the east to Ash Street in the west. Scale 1:32,400. 24 x 29 cm. Vancouver Archives Item # Map 774.
Topics: Streets, 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 Apr. 27, 1971, City of Vancouver, B.C.  Reference code COV-S31-F106.11. Vol. 106, pp. 501-554 includes: Report reference and unfinished business - Four Seasons Hotel Development -- pp. 501-503 Unfinished business - grant - Greater Vancouver Visitors and Convention Bureau -- pp. 503-504 Communications or petitions - permission to use helicopter and landing pad - [Pacific Press Ltd.] -- p. 504 Social Service 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 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
by City of Vancouver, B.C.
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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
by City of Vancouver, B.C.
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City Council Meeting Minutes and the reports filed with them for the meeting of Dec. 14, 1976, City of Vancouver, B.C. Reference code COV-S31-F124.18. Vol. 124, pp. 577-671 Fire and Traffic matters - traffic conditions at the intersection of Cambie Street and 57th Avenue -- pp. 578, 612-614 Building and planning matters - hardship application - 2176 East 61st Avenue -- pp. 578, 582, 603 Building and planning matters - day care - False Creek -- pp. 579, 582, 609-611 Building and planning matters...
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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 Aug. 10, 1976, City of Vancouver, B.C. Reference code COV-S31-F123.18. Vol. 123, pp. 707-790 Communications or petitions - Alterations to Grandview Community Centre -- Unfinished business and delegations - accreditation, constitution and by-laws of the proposed employers' organization -- p. 707 Communications or petitions - request that City host official function during visit of Soviet Navy -- pp. 707-708...
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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 August, 1948. Titled on title page as "A Preliminary Report upon Administration of the Plan : Vancouver, British Columbia", with date of August, 1948. This report is also dated August, 1948. Bartholomew was known to reissue old reports wi
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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 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 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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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 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
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. 20, 1979, City of Vancouver, B.C. Contained within are the minutes of the Special Council Meeting of 1979-03-22, pages 514-518. Reference code COV-S62-F131.13. Also contained within are the minutes of the Special Council Meeting of 1979-03-22, pages 514-518. Vol. 131, pp. 499-572 Subdivision Application - 6476 Adera Street -- p. 1 Transit Concerns - Vancouver City Planning Commission -- p. 2 CPR Rail...
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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 July 13, 1971, City of Vancouver, B.C.  Reference code COV-S31-F107.06. Vol. 107, pp. 219-317 includes: Board of Administration and other reports - FP 19 - Cordova Street hostel for single elderly men -- pp. 219-222 Board of Administration and other reports - interim administration and operation - Centennial and Maritime Museum and Planetarium -- pp. 223-227 Communications or petitions - facilities for chronic...
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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 May 11, 1972, City of Vancouver, B.C.  Reference code COV-S31-F110.03. Vol. 110, pp. 57-59 includes: Condolences - former Alderman W. Greyell -- p. 57 Court of Revision - pavement, curbs, sidewalks and light standard 'on the initiative' (schedule no. 413) [and] pavement, curbs, lane pavements and sidewalks 'by petition' (schedule no. 414) -- pp. 57-59
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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 Jan. 5, 1977, City of Vancouver, B.C. Reference code COV-S31-F125.01. Vol. 125, pp. 1-7 Appointments to boards and commissions -- pp. 3-5 Standing committees - [appointments] -- p. 3 Appointments - deputy mayor -- p. 5 Council meeting dates -- pp. 6, 330, 331 Finance - annual financial authorities -- p. 7 Finance - authority to invest funds -- p. 7 Badges of Office - presentation to new Council -- p. 7 Authority to...
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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 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.
Topics: history, Vancouver, anecdote, pioneers, biography
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. 23, 1972, City of Vancouver, B.C.  Reference code COV-S31-F109.10. Vol. 109, pp. 377-378 includes: COURT OF REVISION - Local Improvements on the Initiative - Street Lighting: Kamloops Street - 18th Avenue to 19th Avenue; Kitchener Street - Rupert Street to Dead End East; 15th Avenue - Nanaimo Street to Copley Street; 47th Avenue - Doman Street to Tyne Street; 48th Avenue - Blenheim Street to S.W. Marine Drive...
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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. 30, 1973, City of Vancouver, B.C.  Reference code COV-S31-F115.06. Vol. 115, pp. 202-257 includes: Acknowledgement - [students from Lord Byng Secondary School] -- p. 202 Director of Planning and Civic Development - development permit application #61539, proposed apartment building - 555 East 5th Avenue -- pp. 203-204 Communications or petitions - delegation request - Kitsilano Area Resources Association -...
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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 Jan. 25, 1977, City of Vancouver, B.C. Reference code COV-S31-F125.05. Vol. 125, pp. 89-118 Property matters - Stanley Park - Lions Gate Bridge roadway -- pp. 77-78, 83, 102-104 Unfinished business and delegations - Kitsilano Tidal Pool replacement -- pp. 78-79 Unfinished business and delegations - proposed demolition of 3225 Point Grey Road -- pp. 79-80 Communications or petitions - Variety Clubs International 1977...
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City Council Meeting Minutes and the reports filed with them for the meeting of May 4, 1978, City of Vancouver, B.C. This meeting commenced at 7:30 p.m. Reference code COV-S31-F129.02. Vol. 129, pp. 65-69 Proposed Rezoning of the Former CPR Right-of-Way, Kitsilano Point - One Family Dwelling to Two Family Dwelling -- p. 1
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City Council Meeting Minutes and the reports filed with them for the meeting of May 11, 1971, City of Vancouver, B.C.  Reference code COV-S31-F106.13. Vol. 106, pp. 583-622 includes: Communications or petitions - New Brighton Pool -- p. 584 Communications or petitions - air-sea rescue -- p. 584 Communications or petitions - continuation of Port of Vancouver Development Committee -- p. 584 Property matters - False Creek - lease of additional area of Clay's Wharf Limited -- pp. 585, 610 Finance...
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City Council Meeting Minutes and the reports filed with them for the meeting of June 27, 1974, City of Vancouver, B.C.  Reference code COV-S31-F117.11. Vol. 117, pp. 747-750 includes: Public Hearing to Amend the Zoning and development By-Law: False Creek between Connaught Bridge and Burrard Bridge; Official Development Plan; Area Development Plans for a portion of Area6 and Area 2 of False Creek -- pp. 747-750
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City Council Meeting Minutes and the reports filed with them for the meeting of Feb. 13, 1973, City of Vancouver, B.C.  Reference code COV-S31-F112.10. Vol. 112, pp. 262-310 includes: Delegations and unfinished business - expansion of Oakridge Shopping Centre -- pp. 262, 275 Delegations and unfinished business - minor hockey at the P.N.E. -- pp. 262, 274 Communications or petitions - annual civic dinner -- p. 263 Communications or petitions - Health Inspectors -- p. 263 Communications or...
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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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City Council Meeting Minutes and the reports filed with them for the meeting of Apr. 13, 1976, City of Vancouver, B.C. Reference code COV-S31-F122.17. Vol. 122, pp. 642-697 Acknowledgment - [students from the Urban Geography class at Vancouver Technical School, and instructor Mrs. Danson] -- p. 642 Condolences - [Mrs. Rebecca Watson, former Park Commissioner, Civic Merit Book] -- p. 642 Delegations - civic grant appeal - New Hope Centre -- p. 643 Delegations - rezoning application - north side...
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City Council Meeting Minutes and the reports filed with them for the meeting of Aug. 14, 1979, City of Vancouver, B.C. Reference code COV-S62-F132.13. Vol. 132, pp. 697-779 Local Improvement - Lane South of 51st Avenue, Ontario to Quebec Streets -- p. 2 Grant Appeal - Downtown Eastside Women's Centre -- p. 2 Englesea Lodge - 2046 Beach Avenue - Demolition -- p. 3 Native Law Students Association: General Assembly Conference - Grant Request -- p. 4 Aid for Nicaraguans - Grant Request -- p. 4...
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City Council Meeting Minutes and the reports filed with them for the meeting of Feb. 7, 1978, City of Vancouver, B.C. Reference code COV-S31-F128.04. Vol. 128, pp. 150-217 Gastown Merchants Request for Mid-Block Pedestrian Signal on Cordova Street -- p. 1 Proposed Rezoning - southwest corner of 16th Avenue and Burrard Street - One Family Dwelling to Comprehensive Development -- p. 2 Family and Juvenile Courts, 2625 Yale Street -- p. 3 Exemption from Anti-Dumping Duty - Steel Industry -- p. 4...
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City Council Meeting Minutes and the reports filed with them for the meeting of Nov. 8, 1977, City of Vancouver, B.C. This meeting commenced at 2:00 p.m. It was a public hearing. Reference code COV-S31-F127.11. Vol. 127, pp. 531-536 Public hearing to amend the Zoning and Development By-law - FM-1 District Schedule (Fairview Multiple Dwelling District) -- p. 531 Public hearing to amend the Zoning and Development By-law - rezoning - 115-121 Keefer Street -- pp. 531-532 Public hearing to amend the...
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City Council Meeting Minutes and the reports filed with them for the meeting of Aug. 29, 1978, City of Vancouver, B.C. Reference code COV-S31-F129.20. Vol. 129, pp. 797-875 Soft Rock Cafe - Noise Complaints -- p. 1 Closure of Lane East of Denman Street South from Nelson Street -- p. 2 Operation Under Long Term Care Program - Taylor Manor -- p. 2 CPR Agreement - South Bypass -- p. 2 Traffic Operations Air Compressor Replacement -- p. 2 Tender - Supply and Delivery of Reinforced and...
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City Council Meeting Minutes and the reports filed with them for the meeting of Sept. 6, 1972, City of Vancouver, B.C.  Reference code COV-S31-F110.17. Vol. 110, pp. 540-573 includes: Communications or petitions - seminar re rent policy - Canadian Council on Social Development -- p. 540 Delegations and unfinished business - development permit - extension to Sands Motor Hotel -- pp. 540, 554 Communications or petitions - Transportation and Communications Committee - Canadian Federation of...
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City Council Meeting Minutes and the reports filed with them for the meeting of Feb. 14, 1978, City of Vancouver, B.C. Reference code COV-S31-F128.06. Vol. 128, pp. 221-279 Towaways from Commercial Parking Lots -- p. 1 Attendance at Toronto Meeting of Roads and Transportation Association of Canada -- p. 3 Appointment of Revising Judge - Voters' List Court of Revision for 1978 -- p. 3 University Endowment Lands -- p. 3 City-owned Land in the Camosun Bog Area - Sale -- p. 3 Request for Sub-lease...
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Harland Bartholomew and the City of Vancouver
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Unbound. Annotations and diagram unlikely to be contemporary with the report. Date on cover is September, 1947.
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City of Vancouver Archives - Texts
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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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City Council Meeting Minutes and the reports filed with them for the meeting of Apr. 5, 1977, City of Vancouver, B.C. Reference code COV-S31-F125.16. Vol. 125, pp. 547-601 Communications or petitions - role of regional districts in B.C. - request for endorsation [from Castlegar City Council to U.B.C.M. for a study of the role of regional districts] -- pp. 547-548 Communications or petitions - request to City to host reception at Transmountain Regional Conference [request of International...
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City Council Meeting Minutes and the reports filed with them for the meeting of Nov. 18, 1975, City of Vancouver, B.C. Reference code COV-S31-F121.15. Vol. 121, pp. 438-501 Unfinished business and delegations - Fire By-laws and apartment buildings -- pp. 433, 435 Unfinished business and delegations - 616 Club, 616 Robson Street -- pp. 434, 435 Unfinished business and delegations - Harbour Park -- p. 435 Communications or petitions - rezoning application n/e corner Kingsway and Nanaimo -- p. 436...
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City Council Meeting Minutes and the reports filed with them for the meeting of July 13, 1976, City of Vancouver, B.C. Reference code COV-S31-F123.14. Vol. 123, pp. 484-589 Unfinished business - 'locked in' lots at 1455 and 1491 East Broadway -- p. 485 Unfinished business - South West Marine Drive - building line -- p. 485 Unfinished business - Gastown Merchants' Association debt to the City of Vancouver -- p. 485 Unfinished business - hours of operation for neighbourhood pubs -- p. 485...
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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 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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City Council Meeting Minutes and the reports filed with them for the meeting of Oct. 26, 1972, City of Vancouver, B.C.  Reference code COV-S31-F111.04. Vol. 111, pp. 143-144 includes: By-laws - amendment to Vancouver Rental Accommodation Grievance Board By-law -- p. 143 Business - proposed alterations to Swangard Stadium grounds -- pp. 143-144
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City Council Meeting Minutes and the reports filed with them for the meeting of Oct. 27, 1970, City of Vancouver, B.C. Reference code COV-S31-F105.05 Vol. 105, pp. 99-124  includes: Unfinished business - grant request - Garibaldi Olympic Development Association -- p. 100 Unfinished business - Georgia Street overpass - C.B.C. development -- p. 100 Unfinished business - peddlers -- p. 100 Unfinished business - voters' list on computer tapes - candidates -- p. 101 Communications or petitions -...
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