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150310-whatculture-03 Grandview-Woodland Hastings Workshop: Neighbourhood Culture

by YarOn Stern As I lock my bike to the railing beside the Croatian Community Center, another guy has just about finished locking his own. He grumbles something about the lack of racks to accommodate the mass of bikers who... Continue reading »

March 13, 2015   |   0 comments
sightlines-merge-notes1 Grandview-Woodland Hastings Workshop: Tooling Our Language

This post originally appeared on Design is a Matter of Life. by YarOn Stern No matter what we say, our words will be wasted in the lands of politics and development. This, at least, is a common fear I observe... Continue reading »

February 19, 2015   |   0 comments
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
The Dome at Seymour and Hastings The dome rezoned: 601 West Hastings plaza to be redeveloped

City Council has approved the rezoning of 601 West Hastings, along with the redesign of one of the city’s most distinctive public spaces. The “dome” on the North West corner of Seymour and Hastings was built in the mid-1980s, as... Continue reading »

September 17, 2014   |   0 comments
Community Centre Open Houses

The Park Board is conducting a few open houses for the public to view the schematic design plans and feasibility study for three community centre renewal projects. Public feedback is encouraged and staff will be on hand to take questions.... Continue reading »

March 16, 2011   |   0 comments