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North Van joins the party – 250,000 Expected to play in the streets on Car-Free Vancouver Day

WHAT: Car-Free Vancouver Day WHEN: Sunday June 20 (Father’s Day), noon to whenever WHERE: Kitsilano, Commercial Drive, West End, Main Street and now, NORTH VAN! WHY: To reclaim our streets for people Car-Free Vancouver Day is a grassroots, citizen-led, 100% … Continue reading

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Chris Carlsson in Vancouver!

Chris co-founded the monthly bike-ins known as Critical Mass that have spread to five continents and over 300 cities. He is director of the multimedia history project Shaping San Francisco and was one of the founders and editors of the … Continue reading

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David Suzuki endorses Car Free Day

We’re excited to share the following endorsement for our festival from noted local scientist and environmental activitist, David Suzuki: Cities are for people.  We have been designing our cities for efficiency for cars and commerce but forgot people.  Walking, biking, … Continue reading

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Velopalooza

In case you haven’t heard yet, VELOPALOOZA will take back the streets of our fine city from June 4 to June 13, 2010. Velopalooza is 10 days of bikey fun. With 34 events, most organized by individuals, bikers of all … Continue reading

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Sydney moves closer to a car-free George Street

Some car-free news from the other side of the globe… Sydney City Council appears to have won state government support for banning motorists from parts of Sydney’s CBD. Lord Mayor Clover Moore’s long-held plan to make central Sydney more pedestrian-friendly … Continue reading

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Volunteers needed for West End Car Free Day

Car Free Day is 100% volunteer run! We need you to make it happen! We need people to do 2-hour shifts on Sunday, June 20, 2010, between 10am and 8pm on Denman Street. We’re looking for people to fill the … Continue reading

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Car-Free Commercial Drive! meeting on Wednesday

Hello all, it’s time to reclaim our streets! Just a reminder that the Car Free Commercial Crew will be meeting this Wednesday  Feb 17. We’ll be contacting you soon down the road for day-of volunteer opportunities, and things like vending and performing…sit tight. This … Continue reading

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Callout for Organizers

Hello to all Car-Free superstars! Car Free Vancouver Day 2010 will once again envelop our town in forward-looking fun, on Sunday June 20th – Father’s Day. Now is your chance to get involved, get creative, meet some awesome folks, and … Continue reading

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