Places That Matter shares the lesser-known histories and stories of the people, places and events that have shaped Vancouver. Discover a site near you or share your story on our story form.

Our 2022 plaques – #90: Hamilton Harron Funeral Home on Cemetery Road #91: Militant Mothers of Raymur Pedestrian Bridge #92: China Creek Bowls Skatepark and #93: Seraphim “Joe” Fortes

Thank you to our plaque sponsors, guest speakers and to all who were able to join the celebrations. Save the date for our annual Community Celebration, February 22nd, 2023 at Heritage Hall.


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