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

13929873944_0436b8a181_z Downtown Bus Service Review – an opportunity to create new public space in downtown Vancouver

Earlier this month, Translink unveiled the latest stage of their review of Vancouver’s downtown bus network. The materials include a set of draft network design concepts — essentially modified routes for a number of downtown buses. This is particularly important for... Continue reading »

April 19, 2014   |   0 comments
Union Street Bike Path - P1040443 VPSN supports additional investment in cycling infrastructure

Earlier improvements to the Adanac Bikeway On Wednesday, City Council will be deliberating over a staff report on three ‘active transportation corridor’ improvements: Union Street (Gore Street to Carrall Street) Cambie Bridge (north end to Beatty Street) Canada Line (pedestrian... Continue reading »

June 11, 2013   |   0 comments
Update on relocating the VAG – and discussions on a new public plaza

The following media announcement just came in to VPSN headquarters – and provides some coverage and commentary on the possible relocation of the Vancouver Art Gallery to the old Larwill Park site (currently the big parking lot at Dunsmuir and Cambie).... Continue reading »

January 13, 2011   |   0 comments