Vancouver’s cherished views are vanishing (and being privatized). Besides what has been built in the past decade, there are approximately 10 towers in the works with heights greater than 500 feet (152.4 meters). How will these proposed towers impact the city’s skyline, famed views of the water and North Shore mountains, and public access to blue (or grey) sky above? How could the proposed removal of the Viaducts and future development in the Northeast False Creek area further impact views? What is the current status of view protection in Vancouver? We’ll work to answer many of these questions in a series of articles on Vancouver’s vanishing views. Stay tuned!