History Sources

Vancouver Archives

  • Sewerage & Drainage Board 1911-1951
  • Greater Vancouver Water District (GVWD) 1924-1965
  • Historical photos (select “Image” from Media Type filter)

 Vancouver Archives

UBC Archives

  • GVRD Planning Department and Lower Mainland Regional Planning Board files 1947-1982
  • Finding Aid is available

 UBC Archives

Metro Vancouver Library clippings files

On-site use only; contact library staff for more information.

History timeline

Major events in the development of Metro Vancouver (GVRD), from 1886 to the present.

History timeline

 Historical Regional Planning Reports & Maps

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