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High cruise passenger numbers expected at Canada Place terminal at the Port of Vancouver during mid-to-late September

With a high volume of cruise passengers expected at and around Canada Place cruise ship terminal this month, travelers and locals should plan ahead to prepare for crowds and increased traffic in surrounding areas.

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Vancouver Fraser Port Authority renders decision on Westridge Marine Terminal Upgrade and Expansion Project permit application September 30, 2019

High cruise passenger numbers expected at Canada Place terminal at the Port of Vancouver during mid-to-late September September 20, 2019

First annual World Maritime Day celebration at the Port of Vancouver September 12, 2019

Port authority invites East Vancouver community groups to apply for project funding September 3, 2019

New mid-year record for container volumes through the Port of Vancouver August 15, 2019

Restoration of five hectares of marine habitat on the North Shore soon underway August 8, 2019

Opinion: Dr. Elaine Leung and Marin Davidson: Beyond plastic straws — what more can we do? August 1, 2019

Vancouver to benefit from $100 million in federal funding to support trade-enabling infrastructure July 26, 2019

10 reminders for boating safely during fireworks season July 16, 2019

Port authority makes $2 million donation to east Vancouver community initiatives and CRAB Park at Portside July 4, 2019

Opinion: Roberts Bank Terminal 2 a key solution to challenges facing B.C. businesses July 3, 2019

Opinion: Terminal 2 is only project that can meet trade demands June 19, 2019

Construction begins for Centerm terminal and road upgrades along the south shore of the Burrard Inlet June 17, 2019

Twenty-three recipients recognized with Blue Circle Awards for voluntary efforts to conserve energy and reduce emissions June 7, 2019

Opinion: Roberts Bank Terminal 2 critical to Canada’s economic growth June 5, 2019

Expanded voluntary ship slowdown through Haro Strait and Boundary Pass set to begin June 4, 2019

Project to separate Pitt Meadows roadways from rail crossings closer to becoming a reality May 31, 2019

Vancouver Fraser Port Authority renders decision on the Pattullo Bridge replacement project May 29, 2019

Opinion: Sarah Smith: Capitalizing on domestic opportunities for B.C.’s LNG May 27, 2019

Opinion: Leaving garbage on the beach wreaks havoc on our oceans May 23, 2019

Ken Georgetti appointed to Vancouver Fraser Port Authority board of directors May 21, 2019

Boost in recreational boaters prompts safety reminders from port authority and police ahead of long weekend May 16, 2019

Notice of Annual General Meeting May 13, 2019

Marine industry and government sign five-year commitment to continue voluntary measures to protect Southern Resident killer whales May 10, 2019

High cruise passenger numbers expected at Canada Place terminal at the Port of Vancouver throughout May and June May 2, 2019

Amendments to Port Information Guide formalize navigation channels for larger ships entering Burrard Inlet through First Narrows April 30, 2019

Vancouver Fraser Port Authority hosts public open houses on proposed Land Use Plan amendments April 17, 2019

Port authority-led ECHO Program wins award for leadership in ocean conservation April 3, 2019

Bruce Chan and Clarence Louie appointed to Vancouver Fraser Port Authority board of directors March 28, 2019

2019 expected to bring a record-number of cruise passengers to Canada Place March 28, 2019

Completion of Fraser River cleanup program improved local waterways, environment, and wildlife habitat March 22, 2019

Notice of Amendment: Port Information Guide March 18, 2019

Port authority statement on minister’s consideration of environmental effects from marine shipping in Roberts Bank Terminal 2 Project decision March 8, 2019

Record cargo volumes through the Port of Vancouver in 2018 February 28, 2019

New tutorial available for mariners to help protect whales in B.C. waters February 15, 2019

Vancouver Fraser Port Authority expands noise reduction criteria to encourage quieter waters for endangered whales February 11, 2019

Amendments to Port Information Guide formalize 15-knot speed reduction in the First Narrows and other safety best practices February 8, 2019

Vancouver Fraser Port Authority board of directors approve amendments to Land Use Plan December 18, 2018

Notice of Amendment: Port Information Guide December 18, 2018

Vancouver Fraser Port Authority renders decision on Fraser Grain Terminal Grain Export Facility project application November 15, 2018

Port authority supports federal government’s additional measures to protect southern resident killer whales November 13, 2018

New Brighton Park Shoreline Habitat Restoration Project receives highest achievement of environmental project leadership November 6, 2018

Port community donates $230,000 to three local charities November 1, 2018

Vancouver Fraser Port Authority recognized for best practices in sustainability governance October 29, 2018

Board committee seeks applicant for port authority board of directors October 19, 2018

A successful 2018 cruise season wraps up at Canada Place tomorrow October 18, 2018

Port authority extends voluntary 15-knot slowdown period for tier 2 vessels in First Narrows Traffic Control Zone October 2, 2018

Opinion: Ty Speer: Vancouver tourism keeps breaking records but more must be done October 1, 2018

Vancouver welcomes largest cruise ship to-date, Norwegian Bliss, to Canada Place at the Port of Vancouver September 27, 2018

Public consultation period begins for proposed Maplewood Marine Restoration project September 21, 2018

Vancouver Fraser Port Authority joins leading port authorities in climate action program September 17, 2018

Cruisers rank Vancouver as one of the top cruise destinations August 22, 2018

Growth across most sectors drives record mid-year results at the Port of Vancouver August 14, 2018

Opinion: Charles Gauthier: Placemaking sets the scene for economic success August 13, 2018

Opinion: Lisa Geddes: Safety first this B.C. Day long weekend August 3, 2018

Opinion: Paul Gravett: Vancouver’s heritage rooted in our waterfront August 3, 2018

Be a better boater this summer July 24, 2018

Port authority implements temporary and voluntary 15-knot speed restriction for tier 2 vessels in First Narrows Traffic Control Zone July 6, 2018

Michael Corrigan appointed to Vancouver Fraser Port Authority board of directors June 29, 2018

Vancouver to benefit from more than $200 million in federal funding for key goods-movement infrastructure projects June 22, 2018

Study reveals underwater noise is reduced when ships slow down, offering new science that could protect at-risk whales June 13, 2018

Opinion: Sustainable oceans key to British Columbia’s prosperity June 7, 2018

Judy Rogers elected as chair of Vancouver Fraser Port Authority board of directors June 7, 2018

Nineteen recipients recognized with Blue Circle Awards for voluntary efforts to conserve energy and reduce emissions June 1, 2018

Vancouver Fraser Port Authority hosts public open houses on proposed Land Use Plan amendments May 31, 2018

Vancouver-based program aimed at better understanding and managing the impact of shipping activities on at-risk whales wins Lloyd’s List Environmental Award May 29, 2018

Port of Vancouver makes history with the arrival of the 25 millionth cruise passenger May 23, 2018

Federal funding contributes to critical infrastructure projects to support trade through the Port of Vancouver May 18, 2018

Media Advisory: Vancouver Fraser Port Authority hosts event to celebrate 25 millionth cruise passenger at the Port of Vancouver May 18, 2018

Recent near-miss incident in Burrard Inlet underscores need for better safe boating awareness May 16, 2018

Carmen Loberg has been reappointed to the board of directors of the Vancouver Fraser Port Authority May 14, 2018

High cruise passenger numbers expected at Canada Place terminal at the Port of Vancouver on May 6, 9, 12 and 13 May 3, 2018

Amendments to Port Information Guide formalize safety best practices in Fraser River May 1, 2018

Notice of Annual General Meeting April 23, 2018

Port authority renders decision on Centerm container terminal expansion April 20, 2018

Opinion: Charlotte Argue: Busting myths with facts about electric vehicles April 19, 2018

Charlotte Argue: Busting myths with facts about electric vehicles April 19, 2018

2018 cruise season starts tomorrow April 9, 2018

Joint agency emergency response exercise at Canada Place cruise terminal Friday, April 6 April 5, 2018

Opinion: New Year, New Opportunities April 4, 2018

Eugene Kwan re-elected as vice chair of Vancouver Fraser Port Authority board of directors March 23, 2018

Opinion: Storm water management key to sustainable waterways March 22, 2018

Opinion: Reconnecting with our local waterways March 22, 2018

Federal government’s new commitments to protect whales under the Oceans Protection Plan include support for port authority ECHO Program March 22, 2018

Port authority supports federal government’s Ports Modernization Review March 12, 2018

Record year for overall cargo movement through the Port of Vancouver March 1, 2018

Opinion: Trade agreements have direct impact on our port city February 14, 2018

Notice of Amendment: Port Information Guide February 13, 2018

Opinion-Ed Summary: Wetlands essential for sustainable urban future February 5, 2018

Eligible candidates sought for Vancouver Fraser Port Authority board January 20, 2018

Joanne McLeod appointed to Vancouver Fraser Port Authority board of directors January 5, 2018

Judy Rogers appointed to Vancouver Fraser Port Authority board of directors December 22, 2017

Federal government’s investment in oil spill research welcomed by port authority December 20, 2017

Last cruise ship of 2017 departs Canada Place tomorrow December 15, 2017

Opinion: Why retailers are changing the last mile of supply chain December 13, 2017

Opinion: A Growing Vancouver Must Leave Room For Its Economic Engine December 12, 2017

Just-released emissions inventory report finds significant decrease in Port of Vancouver air pollutant emissions since 2010 December 12, 2017

Port authority submits annual report of permits granted in 2016 December 11, 2017

Port authority applauds federal government’s commitment to protect the marine environment December 11, 2017

Special examination reports sound operational practices by the Vancouver Fraser Port Authority December 6, 2017