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Interac Point-of-Purchase Integrity Checklist

Attention Business Owners: Here is a Fraud Prevention checklist provided by Interac for point of sale purchases and other Fraud…

James Black Art Installation in Kingsgate Mall

The Mount Please Business Improvement Areas is proud to present in partnership with The James Black Gallery: “Transitions – Ecological…

Banana Tans on Broadway: MPBIA Business Feature

Banana Tans – Winter bikinis anyone? Banana Tans on Broadway expands to include a year-round summer clothing boutique Article and…

BBQ Cook-Off 2015 Cheque Presentation

Thank you Mount Pleasant! The MPBIA was thrilled to present Aart Schuurman Hess, CEO of the Greater Vancouver Food Bank, with…

Mount Pleasant winners of The Georgia Straight Best Of Vancouver

Thanks Vancouver! Once again Mount Pleasant was voted 2nd Best neighbourhood in Vancouver. The MPBIA is proud to represent all of…

Westender’s annual Best of the City Dining Competition

We just wanted to give you a heads up that voting for Westender’s annual Best of the City Dining competition…

Heartwood Community Café: MPBIA Business Feature

Heartwood Community Café in the Heart of Mount Pleasant Article and Photographs Provided by Laura Shortt Looking for a place where…

Autumn Shift Festival 2015: Thanks for another amazing turnout!

On Sunday, September 13th Vancouver came out to celebrate Mount Pleasant! Despite a windy start thousands of people came out…

Community Art in Mount Pleasant: Pianos on the Street

Pianos on the Street: Part of MPBIA’s initiative to generate a stronger sense of community art in Mount Pleasant Chances…

Community Art in Mount Pleasant Welcomes a New Mural

A new mural is coming to our neighbourhood, in the alley between 15th and 16th Avenue just behind Heritage Hall….

Colony Bar Main Street: MPBIA Business Feature

Colony Bar Main Street Article and Photographs Provided by Abby Wiseman Most seats at Colony Bar Main Street are full for…

Main Street Car Free Day 2015: Photo Recap

Main Street Car Free Day 2015 saw more car free family fun! Sunday, June 21st, 2015 – Main Street from…

Smoking Sausage BBQ Cook-Off 2015: A friendly neighbourhood competition!

On Sunday, September 13th four of Mount Pleasant’s best restaurants went head to head to determine who created the tastiest…

Celebrate Mount Pleasant 2015: A fun filled day for the whole family!

Celebrate Mount Pleasant Day 2015 Saturday, June 6th the Mount Pleasant Elementary School welcomed their neighbourhood to celebrate their community and…

Food Scraps Recycling Regulation Update

We are heading towards the end of our education phase of the organics disposal ban, (January 1 to June 30,…

VanConnect is your on-the-go connection to City Hall

People and businesses now have a quicker and easier way to connect with City Hall, thanks to the City of…

Katami Designs: MPBIA Business Feature

Katami Designs Written by Kaitie Probst Mount Pleasant Business Improvement Area Social Media Intern I turn the corner at Main Street…

Beware of Fraudulent Emails from the CRA

Important Notice The CRA has recently become aware of a new scam involving email money transfers. Canadians are reminded that…