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Square Success! Council votes to fund permanent plaza at 800-Robson

Fantastic news! Earlier this afternoon, by a vote of 8-3, City Council approved funding for the 800-block Robson Square plaza. Vancouver’s preeminent public square is getting a permanent make-over, with the approved investment enabling the transformation of a draft design into a... Continue reading »

February 13, 2019   |   0 comments
Square Make the expansion of Robson Square a reality – help needed!

UPDATE (Jan 30): City Council has deferred consideration of this item until Wednesday, February 13, 2019. But don’t wait until then to show your support for Robson Square. Please read on and lend your voice to the discussion! There are a number of... Continue reading »

January 29, 2019   |   0 comments
granville-bridge-greenway - 2019 update Granville Bridge Greenway – supporting enhanced public engagement

UPDATE (January 31): Good news! City Council voted to proceed with an engagement process that looked at the centre boulavard and “options for a safe and accessible path for all ages and abilities on the west or east side of the... Continue reading »

January 29, 2019   |   0 comments
Georgia Gateway Monthly Meetup: An Update on Transportation 2040 – What’s Happened & What’s Next?

Our next VPSN monthly meet-up focuses on streets and transportation, and in particular, the policies and actions taken by the City of Vancouver through the Transportation 2040 Plan. This plan is the City’s “long-term strategic vision for the city that... Continue reading »

January 15, 2019   |   0 comments
Kingsway, between 7th and 10th Avenues - 1890 Happy Holidays + Best Wishes for 2019

Wishing everyone a warm and cozy holiday – with lots of good times with family, friends, and loved ones – and a few excellent public space adventures thrown in for good measure. (Maybe a wander over to VanDusen Gardens to... Continue reading »

December 24, 2018   |   0 comments