A more modest vision for development at Ambleside's waterfront breezed through first reading at Monday's West Vancouver council meeting.
THE District of West Vancouver is considering coach houses as a way to create more diverse and affordable home options.
WHETHER Ambleside Park will be home to a restaurant, a wine bar, a childcare centre or none of the above is up for public debate following West Vancouver council's unanimous decision Monday to move ahead with reshaping its prized strip of land.
WEST Vancouver's director of planning, Bob Sokol, is undoubtedly correct when he says there is no silver bullet out there that will magically transform Ambleside with one shot into a pedestrian-friendly, local-business-supporting destination.
IN front of a crowded council chamber Monday, District of West Vancouver council committed to breathing life back into what they say is a suffering and dying Ambleside.
THE prospect of adding an outdoor staircase to a West Vancouver mansion ignited a debate about monster houses in the municipality at a council meeting Monday.
AFTER nearly a decade of fits and starts, a vision of West Vancouver's central waterfront neighbourhood may be crystallized over the next few weeks following council's decision to move ahead with the Ambleside activation group last week.
THE District of West Vancouver has gone to court to force a waterfront property owner whose house sits partially on municipal land to either pay up or tear the house down.
WEST Vancouver's aging police station could soon be replaced by an eight-storey residential complex if a plan tabled by the site's prospective owners is taken up by the municipality.
STOPPING the spread of monster houses and keeping a neighbourhood patch of greenery was an issue for some Dundarave residents at a public hearing in West Vancouver on Monday night.
THE District of West Vancouver says residents don't need to fear being caught up in a Big Brother-like surveillance system because of its new automated licence plate recognition technology.
A North Vancouver squash player wants the District of West Vancouver to hurry up and give his club a long-awaited lease on land the group has occupied for 44 years.
A new crop of cell towers may change the face and the views of West Vancouver, depending on the policy council adopts later this year.
AN irate group of British Properties homeowners besieged West Vancouver council on Monday to demand a halt to a two-year school construction project on Morven Drive.
THE District of West Vancouver moved one step closer to changing the face of Ambleside Monday night.
DESPITE a few concerns from district council, a West Vancouver home on Seaside Place won the right to install an underwater geothermal heating system Monday night.
WEST Vancouver councillors may have breached the rules for public hearings, putting the rezoning of Hollyburn Mews on shaky legal ground, according to a lawyer experienced with municipal procedure.