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    382 downloads
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Community Submission – December 20, 2014
1 files    335 downloads
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Grandview: Observing the Past and Planning the Future
1 files    333 downloads
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Biodiversity Conservation in Local Planning, Conservation Biology
1 files    415 downloads
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Urban Biodiversity Gains New Converts, American Institute of Biological Sciences
1 files    320 downloads
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CDBS Vision and Guidelines 2012
1 files    366 downloads
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Email exchange with Patrick Condon
1 files    364 downloads
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Community Submissions, Sept-Nov 2014
1 files    454 downloads
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Urban planners oppose lowering Vancouver’s demands to developers
1 files    698 downloads
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Back and forth on Community Amenity Contributions (CACs)
1 files    361 downloads
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The Silver Lining to Vancouver’s Homeownership Crisis
1 files    263 downloads
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Our Community, Our Plan: Response to Questions
0 files    533 downloads
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Saving Grandview’s Character & Its Affordable Suites & Green Heritage Homes
1 files    430 downloads
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Community Food Security Primer
1 files    537 downloads
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HUB’s Marketing to Cyclists Guide
1 files    417 downloads
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HUB’s Assessment of Commercial Drive
1 files    258 downloads
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Our Community, Our Plan (OCCP): Handout
1 files    860 downloads
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Grandview Heritage Group: Information
1 files    1063 downloads
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Aboriginal Mother Centre Society: Information
1 files    1514 downloads
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Vancouver Coastal Health: Community Health Profiles
1 files    264 downloads
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7 Reasons Why High-Rises Kill Livability, Sustainability Cities Collective
1 files    222 downloads
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A Year Later, Why Go Downtown?, The Tyee
1 files    300 downloads
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Visualizing Climate Change, Stephen R.J. Sheppard (book)
1 files    229 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.