From June 3 to 6, 2019, the Women Deliver conference is coming to Vancouver.
It’s the world’s biggest conference on gender equality and the health, rights, and well-being of girls and women.
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At their Standing Committee on City Finance and Services meeting on March 13, 2019, Vancouver City Council received two presentations on the regional and city-wide planning context. These presentations include population and job growth projections, and how policies and plans are shaping and directing growth in our city and region.
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Goals for Vancouver was published in February 1980 following an extensive consultation with the citizens of Vancouver about their goals for the city.
The project was carried out by the Vancouver City Planning Commission at the direction of City Council. The range of topics was comprehensive and included movement, leisure, people economy, services, and city management.
Continue reading “On this Date: ‘Goals for Vancouver’ Published (1980)”
As part of our 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 the recently approved Heather Lands Policy Statement. Here is the text of the memo: Continue reading “Memorandum: Heather Street Lands”