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Grandview-Woodland Assembly completes satisfying circle

“Here we are. We made it.” Rachel Magnusson, Chair of the Citizens’ Assembly on the Grandview-Woodland Community Plan, opened the 11th and final meeting with those words. “It’s such an accomplishment.” Yet not without the prospect of extra work. When

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Croatian Hall packed as community responds to Assembly’s draft ideas

There was some measure of anticipation at the Croatian Cultural Centre on Tuesday, May 5, as the Citizens’ Assembly on the Grandview-Woodland Community Plan sought public input on its draft sub-area recommendations. How would the ideas measure up under watchful

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Assembly agrees to disagree on Kettle plan, drafts ideas for final meeting with public

Collaboration and hard work were the order of the day at the Croatian Cultural Centre as the Citizens’ Assembly refined proposed recommendations for a public forum at the centre on May 5. The Assembly built on work from the previous

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Get the Final Report


(High Resolution)

The Grandview-Woodland Citizens’ Assembly put local residents at the centre of the community planning process. Forty-eight randomly selected local residents and business owners met eleven times over nine months to learn, listen and put forward their recommendations concerning the future of the Grandview-Woodland neighbourhood. Download their final report here.