GWAC Workshop: Commercial Drive for Everyone

Event details

Monday, November 3 at 7:00pm – 9:00pm

Astorinos, 1739 Venables Street

A community forum you don’t want to miss. Come join a community-wide discussion on the future of street design in Vancouver.

Presentations will be given by:

Kay Teschke
Professor and Lead Investigator, Cycling in Cities Research Program
UBC School of Population and Public Health

Sarah FioRito
Campaign Coordinator
Streets For Everyone

Topics to be covered include:

  • Recent transportation trends in Vancouver
  • The local business and economic benefits of a multi-modal transportation network
  • Research on how street design influences transportation behaviour
  • How street designs relate to social justice, health, and sustainability
  • Specific design proposals for Commercial Drive

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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.