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

Halloween SkyTrain Party - Placeholder_600 Featured Event – 2018 Halloween SkyTrain Party

All-aboard for the Halloween SkyTrain Party! Get yourself decked out in your ghoulish best, and join us for the best transit ride you will have all year! Like previous years, the 12th Annual SkyTrain Party will see us travel to... Continue reading »

October 15, 2018   |   0 comments
Voting box Featured Event – Democratic Spaces: Electoral Reform in BC and Vancouver

Our next Vancouver Public Space Network monthly meeting features a guest presentation by Antony Hodgson on the subject of electoral reform at both the provincial and municipal level.   Monday, October 15 6:00-7:15pm Groundswell Offices – details below In just... Continue reading »

October 10, 2018   |   0 comments
Park Board Offices, located on Beach Avenue. The 2018 VPSN Park Board Candidate Survey – UPDATE #5

Vancouver is one of only a few cities with an elected Park Board – and this year’s election will give voters a chance to elect a total of seven Commissioners. As with previous elections, we are asking candidates to share... Continue reading »

September 30, 2018   |   0 comments
2018_LCS - Basic Last Candidate Standing 2018 – Vancouver’s only ALL candidates debate

Mark your calendars for the evening of October 3, and get ready to dial up democracy! Vancouver’s best election event is returning for the 2018 municipal contest.   Last Candidate Standing is the only debate open to ALL mayoral and council... Continue reading »

September 19, 2018   |   0 comments
PARK(ing) Day Logo-292698cc Park(ing) Day 2018 – Reimagining Robson Street

Join us next Friday, September 21 on the 1000-block of Robson Street (at Burrard) for our 2018 Park(ing) Day intervention! We’ll be taking a few street parking spaces and transforming them into a sweet public space for you to enjoy... Continue reading »

September 14, 2018   |   0 comments