Category: Georgia Viaducts

New park in the heart of the city at the centre of Park Board consultation on Northeast False Creek

Removal and replacement of the Georgia and Dunsmuir Viaducts with an at-grade road system will result in a much larger future park on the north side of False Creek than is possible if the Viaducts remain. The Vancouver… Read More

Big park, new seawall, new Georgia ramp, public spaces are emerging direction for post-Viaducts city

A big waterfront park, a new ramp connecting False Creek to Georgia St. and new public spaces are some the exciting “emerging directions” emerging from the city’s lengthy consultations on the future of Northeast False Creek. Central to… Read More

How Bing Thom charted the way to replace the Viaducts

One of BIng Thom’s distinctive characteristics was his searching intellect, which constantly drove him to reimagine the city, test his ideas and challenge the public. Despite his sudden death Tuesday in Hong Kong, he continues to shape our… Read More

Viaducts replacement could begin in early 2018 under timeline released by city staff

Demolition and replacement of the Georgia and Dunsmuir Viaducts could begin early in 2018 if key milestones in the latest city work plan are achieved on schedule. The dates are set out in a memo to Mayor and… Read More