East Vancouver Port Lands and Liaison Committee

The East Vancouver Port Lands and Liaison Committee consists of representatives from the Burrardview Community Association, City of Vancouver, Canadian Pacific Rail, the port authority, and Viterra. The committee developed the East Vancouver Port Lands Plan to address compatibility issues between industrial and residential land uses in this area between Victoria Drive and the Second Narrows Bridge, as well as the adjacent Burrardview neighbourhood.

Information and Annual Reports

June 2007 – East Vancouver Port Lands Plan [PDF]
November 2008 – East Vancouver Port Lands Plan: Landscape Design Guidelines [PDF]
June 2019 – Columbia Containers’ Post-Construction Noise Monitoring Report [PDF]
May 2021 – Columbia Containers’ Container Stacking Height Authorization Letter [PDF]
2022 Annual Report – East Vancouver Port Lands and Liaison Committee [PDF]

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Committee members

Community representatives

    • Avant:  Jacqueline Shaben
    • Burrardview Community Association: Barbara Fousek
    • Burrardview Community Association: Harry Mah
    • Burrardview Community Association: John Hawthorne

Organizational representatives

    • CP Rail: Mike LoVecchio
    • Viterra: Peter Idema

Municipal representatives

    • City of Vancouver: Kirsten Behler

Meeting notes

A summary of committee discussions and information shared at each meeting.


Port of Vancouver updates

Timely updates regarding port related projects, events and happenings.



A variety of port-related topics, specific to EVPL Lands, are presented at committee meetings.