Advocacy, education and outreach in support of Vancouver's public spaces

Georgia Gateway Get Involved: New and ongoing public space initiatives need your input

The City of Vancouver is in the midst of a number of public-space related initiatives that you may be interested in. Though described in a recent media release as “transportation” projects, the initiatives in question will all have the potential... Continue reading »

November 16, 2017   |   0 comments
ArbutusJam Recap: Building our city at the Arbutus Greenway Design Jam

The VPSN’s Arbutus Greenway project lead, Naomi Wittes Reichstein, provides a recap of last month’s exciting Arbutus design jam.  On October 27–29, I was excited to participate in an all-weekend pilot event that was – to my knowledge – unprecedented in... Continue reading »

November 10, 2017   |   0 comments
Infinite Happiness Infinite Happiness — Film Screening And Panel Discussion Night, November 9

Join us along with the Planning Institute of British Columbia to celebrate World Town Planning Day (WTPD) for a fun evening of inspiration and thoughtful discussion! World Town Planning Day (WTPD)! is an international day celebrating the accomplishments of professional... Continue reading »

November 2, 2017   |   0 comments
2017 Halloween SkyTrain Party - Poster_2 2017 Halloween SkyTrain Party – UPDATED

It’s ba-aaaack: our annual Halloween-themed celebration (and transformation) of the SkyTrain. Dress up in your wildest Halloween attire (scary, sassy, sexy, serious… or just plain strange, your call!), meet us at the starting station, and join us as we ride... Continue reading »

October 21, 2017   |   0 comments
Roundhouse CC Civic Buildings Explorer’s Day + Call for Volunteers – Sunday, October 15

This coming Sunday, October 15, the VPSN and a team of volunteers will be taking to the streets to explore a selection of Vancouver’s indoor public spaces. As part of our new Civic Buildings portfolio, we’ll be exploring libraries, community... Continue reading »

October 10, 2017   |   0 comments