Vancouver

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Synonyms for Vancouver

English navigator remembered for his exploration of the Pacific coast of North America (1757-1798)

a town in southwestern Washington on the Columbia River across from Portland, Oregon

a port city in southwestern British Columbia on an arm of the Pacific Ocean opposite Vancouver Island

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The service inventory now represents the "universe" of activities and resources for the City of Vancouver.
Documents do show that out of about 100 requests for pedestrian signals each year, City of Vancouver Engineering install only about 8 to 10 (City of Vancouver 2006a).
Royal Deeside tourism official Ken Howie said the event would be held in February when the Olympic torch reaches the official Winter Games host city of Vancouver in Canada.
May 7 and October 1, 2010, 10 days from pounds 1,429 From the stunning city of Vancouver and the Pacific Coast we board the world famous Rocky Mountaineer train for an unforgettable two-day rail adventure, as we head through the spectacular mountains to Jasper.
Tokyo, Apr 7, 2009 - (ACN Newswire) - Mitsubishi Motors Corporation (MMC) subsidiary Mitsubishi Motors Sales of Canada (MMSCAN) yesterday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Government of British Colombia, the City of Vancouver, power company BC Hydro, and Mitsubishi Canada Limited for feasibility testing of the zero-emissions i MiEV*1 electric vehicle.
Tokyo, Apr 7, 2009 - (JCN Newswire) - Mitsubishi Motors Corporation (MMC) subsidiary Mitsubishi Motors Sales of Canada (MMSCAN) yesterday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Government of British Colombia, the City of Vancouver, power company BC Hydro, and Mitsubishi Canada Limited for feasibility testing of the zero-emissions i MiEV*1 electric vehicle.
The City of Vancouver is renowned for its innovative and sustainable approaches to urban development.
It later added a link to the western Canadian city of Vancouver.
Kris Holm was inspired to start unicyling at the age of 11, when he witnessed a street performer in his home city of Vancouver, Canada, playing a violin while sitting atop a unicycle.
NASDAQ:ADSK) has announced that the City of Vancouver, British Columbia is using Autodesk Design Review software to improve its response time for infrastructure repair, maintenance and emergency issues.
The City of Vancouver has always played a prominent part in the history of Plan B, and now with Plan B being back, we wanted to make sure that the history continues.
At SITE, Stone's clients were such large corporations as Swatch, MTV, PepsiCo, MCA Universal, Isuzu, General Mills and McDonalds; municipalities such as the City of Vancouver, Canada, the City of Hiroshima, Japan, the City of Baltimore, Md.
Transit, Ballard Power Systems, the City of Vancouver, Fuel Cells Canada, the National Research Council (NRC), Natural Resources Canada and the Government of British Columbia will use the Ford FCVs in real-world daily driving conditions as part of the three-year hydrogen fuel technology demonstration program.
In December 1990, in the city of Vancouver, Gianna House, a pro-life support centre, was opened for women.
In addition to simply wanting to reduce the waste stream as much as practical, many municipalities, such as ours, have set specific waste reduction goals," says Van Vliet, solid waste management engineer for the city of Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.