On February 5, 2018, the Vancouver City Planning Commission hosted Milestones 2017: A Dialogue on Events that Changed Vancouver. At the event, four leading urban thinkers and achievers discussed 2017 decisions and events in planning and development that have been identified as possibly having a transformative influence on the evolution of Vancouver. The panellists also offer their own ideas on proposed milestones of 2017 and respond to suggestions from the audience.
Here are the videos from this event.
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As part of its mandate to advise Mayor and Council on issues relevant to the future of the city, the Vancouver City Planning Commission (VCPC) recently submitted a memorandum to Mayor and Council regarding Millennium Line Broadway Extension Planning. Here is the text of the memo. Continue reading “Memorandum: Millennium Line Broadway Extension Planning”
On October 22, 2015, the Vancouver City Planning Commission submitted a memorandum to Mayor and Council expressing support of the staff recommendation to remove the viaducts and begin a process for the regeneration of a neglected part of the vcpccity. The memorandum also highlighted some concerns voiced around the Commissions table. Continue reading “Memorandum: Removal of the Georgia and Dunsmuir Viaducts”
On October 13, 2015, the Vancouver City Planning Commission and UBC’s School of Community Regional Planning jointly hosted a dialogue on Vancouver’s planning culture. As an outcome of that dialogue, event facilitator developed this manifesto identifying some key principles to help guide planning in Vancouver. Continue reading “What Makes Us Vancouver?”