Media Room


Looking for comment on the impact of an issue or project on downtown Vancouver and the DVBIA's 8,000 members? Or, looking for a new story idea? Then call us. We're media friendly: quick to respond, offer pithy quotes and sensitive to deadlines and details.

Call Heather Mckenzie-Beck, Communications Manager at

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  • July 24, 2018 – DVBIA set to launch latest lane-way transformation (Download) 
  • June 11, 2018 – DVBIA announces support for Temporary Modular Housing Units (Download)
  • May 10, 2018 DVBIA supports the establishment of safe consumption sites (Download)
  • February 15, 2018 – DVBIA First BIA to sign on for green energy with Bullfrog Power® (Download)
  • September 22, 2017 – International Award for Reimagined Laneway Project (Download)
  • August 22, 2017 – $65,000 in Kickstarter Pledges Bring Vancouver’s Ackery’s Alley to Life (Download)
  • September 16, 2016 – DVBIA Supports Mayors’ Council Phase 1 Transportation Plan (Download)
  • September 13, 2016 – Vancouver Laneway is More Awesome Now (Download)
  • November 5, 2015 - Downtown Vancouver Reimaged for 2040 (Download)
  • October 26, 2015 - Downtown Vancouver Will Light up 2016 (Download)
  • October 14, 2015 - DVBIA Supports City Plan to Remove Viaducts. (Download)
  • June 10, 2015 - DVBIA Asks City to Close Marijuana Shops. (Download)
  • June 13, 2014 - Downtown Vancouver BIA Supports Mayors’ Council 30-Year Strategy (Download)
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