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

CommunityFridge1 Addressing food insecurity… with a convivial community fridge

There are all sorts of ‘sharing shelves’ that you can find in public spaces nowadays – from the many free little free libraries around Vancouver, to community toy boxes, to neighbourhood herb gardens and baking ovens, to low-cost sharing initiatives like... Continue reading »

December 19, 2020   |   0 comments
FB_EventBanners_Template Your chance to #RedesignPublicSpace in Vancouver!

Vancouver has a lot going for it: a great natural setting, lots of amenities, and for many people a good quality of life. In fact, it is regularly ranked one of the most livable cities in the world and the city’s... Continue reading »

November 25, 2020   |   0 comments
vancouver-plan-facebook (Updated) Strengthening the Vancouver Plan’s 10 “Provisional Goals”… and some ideas for public space

UPDATE: On Monday, November 9, the City of Vancouver opened a survey designed to gather input into the 10 “Provisional Goals” developed for the Vancouver Plan. Share your feedback here. This story was originally published on October 9, 2020 On October... Continue reading »

November 12, 2020   |   0 comments
main-and-7th-landing Share your ideas: a new park for Main & E 7th Ave

A new park will be designed for the NE corner of Main Street and E. 7th Ave, and the Park Board is looking for your thoughts on what you’d like to see in the space. But don’t delay, the online survey closes on November... Continue reading »

November 9, 2020   |   0 comments
climate-emergency-landing Climate Emergency Action Plan: VPSN support

Later this week, Vancouver City Council will be debating an ambitious set of actions aimed at responding to the Climate Emergency. You can see the details in the following report. The VPSN submitted a letter in support of this work,... Continue reading »

November 2, 2020   |   0 comments