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

creeksidepk_expanded_1-449x272 Northeast False Creek – Park Design Advisory Group – Update

The VPSN is proud to be a part of the new Park Design Advisory Group that has been set up to guide open space planning in the Northeast False Creek neighbourhood. We’ve been involved with the broader planning process in... Continue reading »

October 20, 2016   |   0 comments
CreeksidePk_Expanded_1 VPSN offers continued support for removal of Georgia and Dunsmuir viaducts

For the last several years, the VPSN has been following the discussion around the potential removal of the Georgia and Dunsmuir viaducts. It’s a proposal that our members have given considerable thought to, and we’ve enjoyed some good debates about the pros, cons and... Continue reading »

October 21, 2015   |   0 comments
Jim Deva Plaza Engage: Jim Deva Plaza, a new park at Smithe & Richards… and removing the Viaducts

Three important public space related engagement opportunities are taking place this week. Please consider participating; these events are an important way to influence the design and development of the city’s public realm. 1) Final Concepts for the Jim Diva (“Heart of Davie”)... Continue reading »

October 21, 2015   |   0 comments
both ways Get involved in Transportation 2040 plan; weigh in on viaducts removal

Phew! June doesn’t start for a few days, but it’s already shaping up to be a busy month if you are interested in transportation issues! Updating Vancouver’s Transportation Plan Since last June, the City of Vancouver has been hard at... Continue reading »

May 31, 2012   |   0 comments
Harry Enchin - King & Bay Field notes from Toronto, pt 3: city art, urban metamorphosis

Harry Enchin – King and Bay The nice thing about a vacation is that it allows you to slow down a bit. It’s literally a change of pace… and the ‘time out’ is reflected in a different way of walking... Continue reading »

January 14, 2012   |   0 comments