Hastings Crossing Business Improvement Association (HxBIA)

Supporting the people and economics of Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside through social innovation
HxBIA is an organization that takes a leadership role in managing change and shaping a more resilient, inclusive and sustainable local economy here in the Downtown Eastside. Through collaboration with its business members, grassroots, government, private sector and non-profit partners we bridge the needs of local businesses with the capacity of community focused organizations to foster a vibrant, healthy and diverse area for all.
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To be Vancouver’s eclectic heart: a welcoming, diverse community rooted in social innovation, compassion, and cultural wisdom.


Through a commitment to social innovation and impact, we are stewards of the public realm and local economy which serves all businesses and property owners in the HxBIA


Support with graffiti removal, illegal dumpings, cleaning street debris and other public realm concerns.

Community Events

Community and cultural events in our area


by bringing your voice and your concerns to our elected officials and government bureaucracies

From our blog...

Join Hastings Crossing BIA Staff, Board, And Fellow Members on June 25th at 4:30 pm
For Our Next Member Event At The Brand New
 Saan Saan Cafe.

Meet fellow members, learn about the work of HxBIA, and join us for a panel discussion about the future of the neighbourhood with an HxBIA board members, a business, and Vancouver City Councillor, Rebecca Bligh.  This is also a chance to learn more about our programs and how you can be involved. HxBIA community partners and service providers will be on hand to provide information about how we can help better serve our business and property owners within our BIA.   Click for full details

Need Assistance?

We provide help for members who need assistance with cleaning, graffiti removal, or help de-escalating situations. We also provide support through our new vandalism grant program.


or try our app on your phone

or:  Please contact hello@hxbia.com for all inquiries or call us at 604-259-1466.
For more info about what we do, see the “What We Do” tab above.

Hastings Crossing Business Improvement Association

312 Main Street (2nd Floor) Vancouver, BC V6A 2T2 
Email: hello@hxbia.com

Phone: 604-259-1466

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