Places That Matter shares the lesser-known histories and stories of the people, places and events in Vancouver’s history. Discover a site near you or share your story  via the “submit story” form.

We celebrated in 2022 #91 and #92: Militant Mothers of Raymur Pedestrian Bridge and China Creek Bowls Skatepark.

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FALL 2022: Seraphim “Joe” Fortes and English Bay Beach.


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