This Saturday! Annual Mountain View Community BBQ @ Grays Park

THIS SATURDAY! Our annual Mountain View community BBQ is happening again — this time in Grays Park. This is the park between St. Catherines and Windsor streets, north of East 33rd Avenue. There is a playground and the McBride Annex school property abuts the park. We will have a picnic area and we welcome all… Read more »

Aug 19th: Annual Mountain View Neighbourhood BBQ in Grays Park

SAVE the DATE! Yes, it’s true. Our annual Mountain View community BBQ is happening again — this time in Grays Park. This is the park between St. Catherines and Windsor streets, north of East 33rd Avenue. There is a playground and the McBride Annex school property abuts the park. We will have a picnic area… Read more »

McBride Annex Spring Fair: Saturday, June 3rd from 11am – 3pm

After so many years it remains one of the best community events in the Mountain View neighbourhood. Come join the fun with families and others from the community and support McBride Annex Elementary. The annual McBride Annex School Spring Fair is happening at the beginning of June this year.  It is an exciting event with… Read more »

Welcome to The Eastwood: Fraser Street’s newest (and only) liquor primary establishment

What a delight to see some of the changes happening over the years on Fraser Street. Now, right in the heart of our neighbourhood, comes a new business on 4200-block Fraser Street that has been taking shape for many months. We have watched the young gents through the cracks in the paper that once covered… Read more »

Local church services for Christmas

Our friends down at Mountainview Christian Fellowship asked us to share one of their program items for the Christmas season. On December 20th at the church (located at the corner of East 27th Avenue and Prince Albert Street), 7pm – 8:30pm a concert titled “A Child is Born” is taking place. It is a children… Read more »

Prado Holiday Pop-Up Market – Dec. 16th! #PradoHolidayPopUp

Come to Prado Cafe (4208 Fraser Street) on Wednesday, December 16th 5-9pm for their first ever vendor showcase – a Holiday Pop-Up Market. All the best local holiday gifts will be there. Grab some beautiful art pieces to bring warmth to your home, and cover everyone on your Christmas wish list! Santa Claus will be… Read more »

City seeks leaf clearing volunteers – can you help your neighbourhood?

A message from Brian Beck, City of Vancouver Waste Management: Hello, City of Vancouver community volunteers. We are reaching out to you today because you are a trusted member of your community who cares about Keeping Vancouver Spectacular. Stormy, wet weather is common throughout this season and with many leaves on the ground, storm drains… Read more »

Our Mountain View bulletin board installed! Come see it today

Community work is not the most glamorous of pursuits, but it can be a powerful way to bring neighbours together. Our community bulletin boards were originally built 14 years ago. They have been moved to suit changes in the our neighbourhood. The bulletin board at Grays Park has been there until early in 2015 when… Read more »

Free coffee Saturday! A community bulletin board gets a new home

Come to the new Prado Cafe Fraser (SE corner, East 26th & Fraser) 11am – 1pm on Saturday, November 21st, mention you are from the Mountain View neighbourhood and you’ll get a voucher for a free coffee (or latte) & something to nibble. It will be while supplies last. ACROSS THE STREET (26th & Fraser,… Read more »

Grand Opening! New South Vancouver Community Policing Centre

The South Vancouver Community Policing Centre (SVCPC) has been integral to positive changes in the Mountain View neighbourhood. Six years ago regular community patrols organized by local volunteers, and coordinated through SVCPC helped to address public safety concerns, and find the occasional stolen vehicle as well. SVCPC have opened a new office on Victoria Drive,… Read more »

  • Triage Centre Decision for 40th & Fraser

    The following is the motion passed by City Council in Dec. 2004: 1. DE408451: 5616 Fraser Street (Triage Special Needs Residential Facility) On December 7 and 8, 2004, Council heard delegations on DE408451: 5616 Fraser Street (Triage Special Needs Residential Facility) and postponed its discussion and decision on the Administrative Report DE408451: 5616 Fraser Street… Read more »

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  • Graffiti busters wanted

    Covering up tagging and graffiti as soon as it is put up has proven to a be an excellent deterrent to crime and neighbourhood decay. Mountain View has actively worked to cover up these messes. The City of Vancouver provides paint and supplies for this purpose. We have a new mess in the empty lot… Read more »

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  • Greeting from Ruth Morton Baptist Church

    A Mountain View landmark is the Ruth Morton Baptist Church located at 27th & Prince Albert. The following greeting is from Pastor Stan Hislop, who provides news about upcoming Christmas services. **** My name is Stan Hislop, and I am the new Pastor at Ruth Morton Church. We moved to Vancouver October 1st from Saskatoon,… Read more »

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    Posted on December 10, 2004 by
  • Mountain View Bulletin Board

    The Mountain View E-Bulletin Board is a free space available for you to share information, ads, or what ever you feel like, with the Mountain View communitity : Subscribe by sending a blank e-mail to : mountainview_bulletin_board-subscribe@yahoogroups.com Post messages by sending e-mails to mountainview_bulletin_board@yahoogroups.com

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    Posted on December 9, 2004 by
  • Where is Mountain View?

    Where is our neighbourhood located? We’re in the heart of the city, named after the famous cemetary, a local landmark. We straddle the residential/commercial area along Fraser Street, between King Edward (25th) Avenue and 33rd Avenue. Click the map below for directions.

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    Posted on December 6, 2004 by
  • Night patrol tonight, Dec. 6th, 9pm

    See you all tonight for the foot patrol – dress warm with non skid boots!! Time: 9pm Location: Meeting at 4400-block Prince Albert

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