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City Workshops Hear Calls to Protect Existing Affordable Rental, Control Pace and Scale of Change

Affordability and pace of change were dominant themes at two recent sub-area workshops on the Grandview-Woodland Community Plan. At the November 29 event, covering the Cedar Cove neighbourhood north of Hastings Street, protecting existing affordable private housing stock was a

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Trust Remains a Key Issue as Assembly Turns from Values to Policy

  The Citizens’ Assembly on the Grandview-Woodland Community shifted its focus on Saturday, December 13, as it moved from establishing values to considering specific policies. The meeting at the Vancouver Opera rehearsal space heard two speakers talk about the challenge

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Community Participation Is Key to Assembly as Opening Day Approaches

The Citizens’ Assembly on the Grandview Woodland Community Plan convenes on September 20, and organizers are working diligently to ensure the 48 members of the Assembly will enjoy a strong program exploring issues of concern to all elements of the

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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.