News Releases

  • Local Funding for Local Priorities

    VANCOUVER – Vancouver will be receiving more than $9.2 million as part of almost $75.2 million being invested into communities across B.C. to meet local needs, including more…

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  • More Trades Seats for Vancouver Community College

    VANCOUVER – The provincial government has provided Vancouver Community College (VCC) with more than $143,000 for 32 critical trades seats to reduce wait times for…

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  • Vancouver Benefits from SCIF Grants

    VANCOUVER – Vancouver is receiving a Strategic Community Investment Fund grant worth more than $5 million. This funding is part of nearly $40 million being…

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  • Local Business Recognized as a B.C. Job Maker

    VANCOUVER – Vancouver’s Blo Blow Dry Bar is one of four businesses being showcased as a B.C. Job Maker this March. The company’s founder, Judy…

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  • $40,000 ITA Funding Supports Trades Training in Vancouver School District

    VANCOUVER– Vancouver School District is one of 26 districts across B.C. that will receive funding from the Industry Training Authority (ITA) to continue the district’s…

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  • Mental health projects receive $399,890

    VANCOUVER – Vancouver residents with mental health and substance use issues will receive increased support, thanks to $399,890 in Community Action Initiative grants from the…

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  • Extreme Weather Shelter Spaces Available in Vancouver

    VANCOUVER – The B.C. government will fund 260 extreme weather shelter spaces in Vancouver this winter to help those whose health and safety may be…

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  • New rental assistance for Vancouver residents in need

    VANCOUVER – People at risk of homelessness, including youth, women, Aboriginal people and those leaving correctional facilities or hospitals in Vancouver, now have expanded access…

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  • Local Students Shine in National Skills Competition

    VANCOUVER – MLA Sam Sullivan would like to congratulate students from Eric Hamber Secondary on medaling at the Skills Canada National Competition. Patricia Roque and…

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  • Partnership puts people to work in Vancouver

    VANCOUVER – The Province of B.C. is partnering with The Vancouver Folk Music Festival Society to provide useful work experience and skill enhancement opportunities to…

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