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

gw-map_cs3 colour britwood Grandview-Woodland: Hastings Workshop February 14

Do you like: having a say in your neighbourhood? getting the chance to talk one-on-one with folks who can influence policy? building community, in your community? lunching and snacking with others who give a damn? As part of the broader Grandview-Woodland community... Continue reading »

February 6, 2015   |   0 comments
Streets for Everyone Streets for Everyone – Commercial Drive Campaign

Streets for Everyone is a recent grassroot project that is advocating for better sustainable transportation and creating vibrant public spaces that encourage social interaction on Commercial Drive. The campaign advocates for changes such as widening streets for walkability, more street furniture, better bike lanes... Continue reading »

October 26, 2014   |   0 comments
11474932134_a0819ee0af NEW & IMPROVED: Last Minute Gift Ideas for the Public Space Afficiando

December 20, 2013 snowfall. Photo by Brent Granby. Happy snowy solstice Vancouver! Don’t the city’s public spaces look extra cozy under that dusty white blanket? Aren’t you feeling all snuggly-wuggly? For those of you who may be looking at the snow and... Continue reading »

December 20, 2013   |   0 comments
Grandview Park Official Opening – Saturday Sept. 17

Saturday, September 17, 2011 11am – 2pm 1657 Charles Street @ Commercial Drive... Continue reading »

September 1, 2011   |   0 comments
Grandview Park redesign controversy

In February, the Vancouver Parks Board approved the plan to redesign Grandview Park on Commercial Drive. Please visit The Daily Gumboot for an interesting little piece outlining both sides of the story. The redevelopment’s opposition group, dubbed Defend Grandview, has... Continue reading »

May 12, 2010   |   1 comment