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DVBIA IN THE NEWS

The Downtown Vancouver BIA is regularly featured in the news, advocating on behalf of our member businesses and showcasing initiatives that help bring our forward-thinking vision for downtown Vancouver to life. Here’s where we featured…

PERCH SEASON IS BACK!

The Perch program is back. From workout Wednesdays to art Thursdays, we have a lot planned for you throughout the Summer. What is the Perch? The Perch is a series of pop-up publicly accessible plazas…

GRANVILLE SPOTLIGHT – THE COMPOUND

From dishwasher to Sous Chef and now co-owner of The Compound, we catch up with Joe Palmer as he tells us all about the restaurant that caters to everyone.   First off, tell us a…

GRANVILLE SPOTLIGHT – THE COMPOUND

From dishwasher to Sous Chef and now co-owner of The Compound, we catch up with Joe Palmer as he tells us all about the restaurant that caters to everyone.   First off, tell us a…

ZERO WASTE 2040 STRATEGY

Vancouver is set to become the first city in the world to approve a zero-waste strategic plan with an early action to reduce single-use bags, cups, take-out containers, utensils and straws. The city will also…

TRANSLINK TEN YEAR VISION

The DVBIA is supportive of the second phase of the ten year vision for the regional transportation network. Expanded transit services and infrastructure will meet existing and future transit demands, while also contributing to the…

AGM IS THIS WEEK!

AGM is this week! Please join us at our 2018 Annual General Meeting and help us toast the best of Downtown Vancouver. This year’s event will be held at the beautiful Fairmont Pacific Rim Hotel….

THEFT FROM AUTO

The Downtown Vancouver Business Improvement Association (DVBIA) is reminding downtown businesses, employees and residents to be mindful of not leaving anything visible in an unattended car. This comes after the Vancouver Police Department (VPD) released…

MEETING WITH THE DEPUTY ATTORNEY GENERAL

Last week, the Downtown Vancouver Business Improvement Association had the opportunity to have another meeting with the Deputy Attorney General, Richard Fyfe, and other senior provincial government officials from various departments. In this meeting with…

MAKING GRANVILLE SAFER AND MORE WELCOMING

A new code of conduct that has been introduced involves year-long and lifetime bans for those involved in the violent behaviour in the Granville district. Bar Watch’s Chair, Curtis Robinson rolled out the parameters of…

NEW OFFICE TOWERS

By the year 2023, Downtown Vancouver Central Business District (DVBIA) area will be adding 9 new office towers. The combination of all upcoming towers will provide additional 3,355,226 sq. ft. of officespace in the downtown…

AGM 2018

Please join us at our 2018 Annual General Meeting and help us toast the best of Downtown Vancouver. This year’s event will be held at the beautiful Fairmont Pacific Rim Hotel. We’ll be in the…