Assembly Resources

On this page you will find background information and resources for the Citizens’ Assembly. We will be posting information and resources throughout the process. You can click on each file for a short description of its contents.

You will be able to find:

  1. Important Documents for the Citizens’ Assembly;
  2. Submissions from the Community;
  3. Background Learning Materials for the Citizens’ Assembly;
  4. Learning Program Materials for the Citizens’ Assembly.

You can also find more information and resources about community planning in Grandview-Woodland on the City of Vancouver website.

Learning materials prepared for, and presented to, Assembly members will be posted here as they become available.

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Community Submission – January 4, 2015
1 files    305 downloads
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Community Submission – December 20, 2014
1 files    268 downloads
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Grandview: Observing the Past and Planning the Future
1 files    266 downloads
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Biodiversity Conservation in Local Planning, Conservation Biology
1 files    329 downloads
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Urban Biodiversity Gains New Converts, American Institute of Biological Sciences
1 files    241 downloads
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CDBS Vision and Guidelines 2012
1 files    314 downloads
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Email exchange with Patrick Condon
1 files    271 downloads
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Community Submissions, Sept-Nov 2014
1 files    380 downloads
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Urban planners oppose lowering Vancouver’s demands to developers
1 files    584 downloads
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Back and forth on Community Amenity Contributions (CACs)
1 files    266 downloads
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The Silver Lining to Vancouver’s Homeownership Crisis
1 files    196 downloads
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Our Community, Our Plan: Response to Questions
0 files    412 downloads
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Saving Grandview’s Character & Its Affordable Suites & Green Heritage Homes
1 files    362 downloads
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Community Food Security Primer
1 files    419 downloads
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HUB’s Marketing to Cyclists Guide
1 files    356 downloads
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HUB’s Assessment of Commercial Drive
1 files    193 downloads
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Our Community, Our Plan (OCCP): Handout
1 files    700 downloads
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Grandview Heritage Group: Information
1 files    722 downloads
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Aboriginal Mother Centre Society: Information
1 files    1060 downloads
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Vancouver Coastal Health: Community Health Profiles
1 files    208 downloads
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7 Reasons Why High-Rises Kill Livability, Sustainability Cities Collective
1 files    176 downloads
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A Year Later, Why Go Downtown?, The Tyee
1 files    208 downloads
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Visualizing Climate Change, Stephen R.J. Sheppard (book)
1 files    185 downloads
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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.