West Kitsilano Residents' Association

Our Community, Our City

West Kits RT7/8 Zoning Trashed for RT5

The City is proposing to rezone our RT7 and RT8 zoned neighbourhood to RT5. The following concerns this proposal. Rezoning Comments The issues below have been identified by our Association as … Continue reading

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Welcome to the website of the West Kitsilano Residents Association! We hope you find all the information you’re looking for here. Using the navigation bar on the left hand side, … Continue reading

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News Release from CVN on Transit Plebiscite

Voting Yes? Voting No? Undecided? Read this recent news release from the Coalition of Vancouver Neighbourhoods about the upcoming Transit Plebiscite.

March 18, 2015 · Leave a comment

Putting the “Community” Back Into Community Planning A Town Hall Meeting with candidates for Vancouver City Council and Mayor Hear your candidates, ask your questions about Planning, Zoning and Citizen … Continue reading

October 1, 2014 · Leave a comment

Bayview Turns 100!

NOTICE OF UPCOMING 100TH BIRTHDAY PARTY AT BAYVIEW COMMUNITY SCHOOL Bayview Community School is turning 100 this year! Like General Gordon and Kits High, Bayview represents not only 100 years … Continue reading

May 14, 2014 · Leave a comment

A Word on Comments

We would like our web site to be a welcoming space for intelligent and appropriate discussion. When the environment is constructive, everyone benefits. Westkitsresidents.com is a community-based, volunteer-run website. Please … Continue reading

April 20, 2014 · Leave a comment

Point Grey Road Closure

On January 18, 2014, in spite of much opposition from Kitsilano residents and others, Point Grey Road from Macdonald to Alma will close to through traffic. Some members of the … Continue reading

January 17, 2014 · 35 Comments

Concerned about Planning in Vancouver?

West Kitsilano residents, are you concerned about planning developments in Vancouver? Are you aware that Kitsilano is scheduled to begin city-run planning consultations some time later this year? Are you … Continue reading

January 14, 2014 · Leave a comment

Rally for the Hollywood

The rally was a huge success, with excellent turnout and a fantastic number of Vancouver headliners coming out to voice their support! Silmara Alba has generously offered to share her … Continue reading

November 25, 2013 · Leave a comment

Hollywood Theatre Update

First battle won – next challenge: block the Development Application! Thanks to the tremendous turnout at our Public Meeting last Sunday, City Hall is taking notice! At this point, we … Continue reading

November 24, 2013 · Leave a comment

The Little Yellow Schoolhouse

Our association has been advocating for the retention of the small wood-frame  Arts and Crafts schoolhouse located on the southwest corner of General Gordon Elementary School. Probably built in 1912, … Continue reading

November 24, 2013 · 7 Comments

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