When people think of East Vancouver, the first thing that come to mind are the iconic East Van crossroads sign on Clark street and Commercial Drive. The physical border between East Van and the West Side occurs at Ontario Street, and runs through the city north to south. There are 6 primary shopping districts/areas in East Vancouver, they are Main Street, Kingsway Ave, Hastings Street, Victoria Drive, Commercial Drive, and Fraser Street. This side of the city is known for its vibrant communities and proud residents.