Vancity is buzzing with activities in preparation and anticipation for the coming Winter Games.
In 22 days, Vancouver will host the world with Glowing hearts!
Flags and banners are starting to appear in all corners of the city.
VANOC venue access tents (aka security check points) are being erected, these can be found just on the west side of BC Place, one of the main entrance for the 2010 Opening and Closing Ceremonies as well as for the Nightly Victory Ceremonies.
Deliveries are arriving, as seen here on Pacific Avenue, across from BC Place.
Fan gathering places are starting to pop up all over the city. Two examples seen here at Library Square on Georgia and Homer as well as at the Vancouver Art Gallery on Robson and Hornby.
Roads are being closed all over the city, these photos taken around GM Place.
Games sponsors are making themselves known as they manifest themselves on the sides of entire buildings and on various billboards. This one partially completed can be seen from the corner of Hornby and Georgia.
Fences are going up and security is starting to tighten, as you can see here at GM Place, just outside the Costco entrance.
GM’s fleet of sponsored vehicles is ready to crawl the city.
Stages are being built for upcoming entertainment acts. This one is found beside the skating rink at Robson Square.
And of course we have the Vancouver Police Department roaming the streets on horseback!
With three weeks remaining before the world visits our beautiful city, I’m sure we will continue to see the city transform for this exciting world event!
Make sure you start planning, this is the perfect time to get your game plan sorted before the storm hits Vancouver… Plan your movement and your schedule wisely, it will be wild…