The City of Vancouver is the capital of the province of British Columbia. Vancouver is also located only 4 hours away from the Nation's Capital Ottawa.
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Vancouver has received several awards for its various services and programs, including a United Nations award for Innovation in Public Service. Vancouver City Hall hours - Monday-Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. (GMT-07:00 Pacific Daylight Time)
The Vancouver Police Department is governed by the Vancouver Police Board under the authority of the British Columbia Police Act. This board consists of the Mayor and six other representatives of the city.