The Vancouver City Planning Commission’s Chronology Program is looking for event volunteers for an upcoming panel discussion on Monday, February 5, 2018. Volunteers will support the event by assisting with event set-up and take-down, registration, ushering, note-taking and other event support. The time commitment will be approximately 4 hours between 5:30 pm and 9:30 pm.
Some details of the event are provided below. If you’re interested in participating, please email Amy Calder (email@example.com) and RSVP for the event today! Continue reading “Call for Volunteers: Milestones 2017 Event, February 5, 2018”
The Vancouver City Planning Commission is pleased to present Milestones 2017 on February 5, 2018. Our third annual Year in Review public forum, it’s a look back that invariably turns into a dialogue about the future of the city.
Continue reading “EVENT: Milestones 2017 — A Dialogue on Events that Changed Vancouver”
The Vancouver City Planning Commission’s annual cycle of events to name the milestones of 2017 in planning and development kicked off on November 16 with a workshop at City Studio. The table talk was intense as urban thinkers, professionals and advocates debated policies, decisions and events that could have a transformative impact on Vancouver’s evolution. Continue reading “Brainstorming Workshop Identifies 2017 Milestones in Vancouver’s Planning and Development”
On October 25, 2017, the Vancouver City Planning Commission (VCPC), in collaboration with the City of Vancouver, 100 Resilient Cities, pioneered by the Rockefeller Foundation (100RC), and Simon Fraser University’s Public Square, hosted an invitational summit on resilience and the future of our city. Continue reading “Videos from the Shaping Resiliency Summit”
What is resilience? What enables people and communities to survive and thrive in the face of crisis? What can we learn from the lived experience of residents to strengthen community resilience now and in the future?
Continue reading “EVENT: Sharing our Stories—Building Community Resilience in Vancouver | October 24, 2017”