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LUNCH MEET hits the spot

Who would have thought that the Long Table could get any longer? Following two successful weeks of noon-time outdoor dining, the third installment of LUNCH MEET is set to be bigger than ever. We’ve added more tables and chairs to... Continue reading »

July 18, 2012   |   0 comments
Lunch Meet brings outdoor dining to downtown streets

Vancouverites from all walks of life came together last Thursday to share a meal at the first Lunch Meet event. Hosted by the VPSN (in partnership with Space2Place and Viva Vancouver), Lunch Meet transformed the 300-block of Abbott Street into an urban... Continue reading »

July 9, 2012   |   0 comments
LUNCH MEET begins July 5th on Abbott St.!

Thursday July 5th (every Thursday in July) . 11:30am – 1:30pm . 300 block of Abbott St  LUNCH MEET is a weekly lunchtime street event every Thursday in July. The 300 block of Abbott Street will be transformed into a... Continue reading »

June 27, 2012   |   0 comments
P5199762 VPSN Public Space News & Events – June 22, 2012

Summer’s here and the weekend is only a few hours away. Weather aside, things are lining up nicely for some seasonal fun in the city’s public realm. Ready, set, go! A few quick updates about some upcoming activities that you... Continue reading »

June 22, 2012   |   0 comments
Pop Rocks - Early Concept Drawing New public space activations coming this summer

Early concept for Pop Rocks by Matthew Soules Architecture & AFJD Studios (final design not yet completed). Image from City of Vancouver powerpoint presentation. Earlier today City Council approved a suite of temporary public space activations through its Viva Vancouver... Continue reading »

May 15, 2012   |   0 comments