As 2018 draws to a close, the Vancouver City Planning Commission (VCPC) Chronology Program is embarking on our annual retrospective of planning and development milestones from the past year and we need your help.Continue reading “Survey – What were the Transformative Planning & Development Decisions of 2018?”
The Vancouver City Planning Commission’s (VCPC) annual cycle of events to identify the milestones in planning and development of 2018 was kicked off on November 19 with a workshop at Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Garden. The table talk was intense as over 40 urban thinkers, professionals, advocates, and community members debated policies, decisions and events that could have a transformative impact on the evolution of Vancouver.Continue reading “Milestones 2018 Workshop Recap”
Urban issues of the past keep bubbling up and resurfacing in full force. The relationship between housing costs and income earned in Vancouver has broken down in recent years. Vancouver City Councillor Adriane Carr has an insightful message for those trying to understand what is going on. “You can’t know where to go, unless you know from whence you came,” she says.
And that theme was precisely what carried conversations at Milestones 2017: A Dialogue on Events that Changed Vancouver, hosted by the Vancouver City Planning Commission. Continue reading “Event Recap: Milestones 2017: A Dialogue on Events that Changed Vancouver”
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.
What were the significant planning and development events of 2017?
Following on the success of our 2015 and 2016 Year-in-Review processes, the Vancouver City Planning Commission is hosting our third annual “Year-in-Review” forum on February 5, 2018. Continue reading “Emerging Planning and Development Milestones of 2017”