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    Urban Design and Art December 09/15

    Painted Tree Planters Bring Extra Colour to Hastings Street

    Hastings Street gets a bit more colour and local art!

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    Interviews October 26/15

    Q & A with SBC Restaurant

    A Q&A with HxBIA’s very own skateshop restaurant.

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    News August 17/15

    HxBIA 5 Year Renewal Report

    Read HxBIA’s 5 Year Renewal Report and find out about our upcoming AGM.

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    Events! August 14/15

    Victory Square Block Party Returns with Irreplaceable Line-up of Local Artists

    (Vancouver—August 11) Music Waste and CiTR 101.9FM are pleased to present the 11th annual Victory Square Block Party on Sunday, September 6, 2015 from 2-9p.m. This free event invites music fans from across the Lower Mainland to Victory Square Park (Cambie St and W Hastings St) to celebrate the end of summer and support non-profit […]

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    Events! August 12/15

    HxBIA Proud to be Sponsoring VQFF Film Once Again

    Hastings Crossing BIA is once again proud to be sponsoring the Vancouver Queer Film Festival in its 27th season! This year, HxBIA is partnering with VQFF to present the film Naz and Maalik, a brilliant film set in the quickly gentrifying Brooklyn and shows “an exciting depiction of queer black Muslim adolescence in all of its […]

  • News August 10/15

    Pender Street Water Main Replacement Construction Now Underway

    Below is a message from the City of Vancouver about the current construction taking place along Pender Street. To learn more: Phone: 3-1-1, TTY: 7-1-1 Visit: vancouver.ca/penderstreetwatermain Email: penderstreetwatermain@vancouver.ca Improving Vancouver’s Infrastructure Pender Street Water Main Replacement July 2015 – Summer 2016 Project Overview City of Vancouver construction crews will begin work to upgrade the […]

  • News August 04/15

    Welcome From New HxBIA Executive Director

    I am beyond thrilled to be joining the Hastings Crossing BIA as the new executive director. Upon being selected for the role, I knew that I would be following some pretty impressive footsteps, as Wes Regan departs. Wes has been such a leader in launching this innovative BIA, and I wish him the best in […]

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    Urban Design and Art August 04/15

    Call for Artists – Hastings Urban Tree Nursery Planter Painting

    Help us make the Hastings corridor a more pleasant pedestrian experience!

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    News February 26/15

    HxBIA looking for a new Executive Director!

        HxBIA Executive Director Job Posting About us The Hastings Crossing BIA (HxBIA) serves more than 650 businesses and property owners in a central portion of Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside (DTES) stretching from Richards to Gore, along Hastings and portions of Pender, Cordova, Main and Powell. Our Mission To promote and support our members, business […]

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    Events!, Small Business February 23/15

    Interest in SME best practices for social inclusion high in Vancouver

    Over 70 business owners, local non-profits and even a few residents and City staff packed into Lost + Found Cafe this Thursday to hear about CommunityWise. The program has been designed by the Hastings Crossing BIA, LOCO BC, Carnegie Community Centre and Recipes For Success, in response to concerns about social inclusion from community members […]