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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Orientation Talk: Planning for the Future, Meg Holden, SFU (2 of 2)
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Orientation Talk: Planning for the Future, Meg Holden, SFU (1 of 2)
1 files    308 downloads
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City Brief: Introduction to Community Planning in Grandview-Woodland Andrew Pask, City of Vancouver (4 of 4)
1 files    232 downloads
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City Brief: Introduction to Community Planning in Grandview-Woodland Andrew Pask, City of Vancouver (3 of 4)
1 files    213 downloads
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City Brief: Introduction to Community Planning in Grandview-Woodland Andrew Pask, City of Vancouver (2 of 4)
1 files    231 downloads
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City Brief: Introduction to Community Planning in Grandview-Woodland Andrew Pask, City of Vancouver (1 of 4)
0 files    259 downloads
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Orientation Talk: Liveable Neighbourhoods, Bruce Haden, Dialog
1 files    282 downloads
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Orientation Talk: Liveable Neighbourhoods, Bruce Haden, Dialog
1 files    252 downloads
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Andrea Reimer, Vancouver City Councillor, on behalf of Vancouver City Council
1 files    203 downloads
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7 Reasons Why High-Rises Kill Livability, Sustainability Cities Collective
1 files    209 downloads
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Visualizing Climate Change, Stephen R.J. Sheppard (book)
1 files    217 downloads
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Grand View, John Ngyuen
1 files    334 downloads
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Choosing the Happy City, Charles Montgomery
1 files    369 downloads
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Spaces of Exclusion and Contestation, Matt Hern
1 files    301 downloads
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Changing mindsets about Urban Planning and Living, Jan Gehl
1 files    251 downloads
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History of the Grandview-Woodland Neighbourhood, City of Vancouver
1 files    329 downloads
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How public spaces make cities work, Amanda Burden
1 files    238 downloads
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Dr Meg Holden’s Presentation
1 files    255 downloads
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Bruce Haden’s Presentation
1 files    257 downloads
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Andrew Pask’s Presentation
1 files    272 downloads
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City’s Planning Principles for G-W
1 files    516 downloads
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G-W Community Profile: Demographics
1 files    1356 downloads
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Assembly Meeting #1 Slides
1 files    526 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.