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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Andrew Pask, City of Vancouver (2 of 2)
1 files    433 downloads
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Scott Clark, Aboriginal Life in Vancouver Enhancement Society (ALIVE)
1 files    477 downloads
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Marissa Lawrence, Reconciliation Canada
1 files    315 downloads
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Patrick Condon, Chair of Urban Design and Professor of Landscape Architecture at University of British Columbia
1 files    272 downloads
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Lon LaClaire, Manager, Strategic Transportation Planning, City of Vancouver
1 files    264 downloads
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Gordon Price, Chair of City Program at Simon Fraser University
1 files    305 downloads
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Andrew Pask, City of Vancouver; Sub-Area Workshop: Cedar Cove & Britannia-Woodland (Part 2 of 2)
1 files    377 downloads
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Andrew Pask, City of Vancouver; Sub-Area Workshop: Cedar Cove & Britannia-Woodland (Part 1 of 2)
1 files    315 downloads
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Alice Sundberg, Consultant for affordable housing in BC (Part 2 of 2)
1 files    345 downloads
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Alice Sundberg, Consultant for affordable housing in BC (Part 1 of 2)
1 files    288 downloads
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Dr. Penny Gurstein, UBC School of Community and Regional Planning, and Housing Justice Project
1 files    329 downloads
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Andrew Pask, City of Vancouver (Part 2 of 2)
1 files    642 downloads
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Andrew Pask, City of Vancouver (Part 1 of 2)
1 files    597 downloads
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Michael Kluckner, historian, artist, writer and heritage advocate
1 files    645 downloads
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Paul Cheng, Urban designer City of Vancouver (2 of 2)
1 files    617 downloads
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Paul Cheng, Urban designer City of Vancouver (1 of 2)
1 files    660 downloads
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Stu Lyon, Principal GBL Architects
1 files    764 downloads
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Patricia Barnes, North Hastings Business Improvement Association
1 files    608 downloads
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Matt Hern, Activist and Educator (Part 2 of 2)
1 files    617 downloads
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Matt Hern, Activist and Educator (Part 1 of 2)
1 files    557 downloads
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Andrew Pask, City of Vancouver, City Brief – “What we heard”: Transportation, Jobs and Business
1 files    564 downloads
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Lisa Leblanc, Transportation specialist and Senior Engineer, City of Vancouver (Part 2 of 2)
1 files    758 downloads
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Lisa Leblanc, Transportation specialist and Senior Engineer, City of Vancouver (Part 1 of 2)
1 files    671 downloads
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Nick Pogor, Commercial Drive Business Society (Part 1 of 2)
1 files    652 downloads
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Nick Pogor, Commercial Drive Business Society (Part 1 of 2)
1 files    665 downloads
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City Brief: “What we heard”: Housing, Andrew Pask, City of Vancouver (2 of 2)
1 files    404 downloads
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City Brief: “What we heard”: Housing, Andrew Pask, City of Vancouver (1 of 2)
1 files    328 downloads
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Nick Sully, Shape Architecture
1 files    408 downloads
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James Evans, local developer
1 files    523 downloads
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Thom Armstrong, Co-op Housing Federation of BC (2 of 2)
0 files    282 downloads
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Thom Armstrong, Co-op Housing Federation of BC (1 of 2)
1 files    334 downloads
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James Roy, BC Non Profit Housing Association, Senior Policy Analyst
1 files    327 downloads
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Abi Bond, Director of Housing, City of Vancouver
1 files    341 downloads
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Orientation Talk: Regional Context and land-use, Jane Pickering, Deputy Director of Planning, City of Vancouver (2 of 2)
1 files    326 downloads
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Orientation Talk: Regional Context and land-use, Jane Pickering, Deputy Director of Planning, City of Vancouver (1 of 2)
1 files    313 downloads
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Orientation Talk: Planning for the Future, Meg Holden, SFU (2 of 2)
1 files    471 downloads
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Orientation Talk: Planning for the Future, Meg Holden, SFU (1 of 2)
1 files    383 downloads
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City Brief: Introduction to Community Planning in Grandview-Woodland Andrew Pask, City of Vancouver (4 of 4)
1 files    300 downloads
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City Brief: Introduction to Community Planning in Grandview-Woodland Andrew Pask, City of Vancouver (3 of 4)
1 files    235 downloads
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City Brief: Introduction to Community Planning in Grandview-Woodland Andrew Pask, City of Vancouver (2 of 4)
1 files    253 downloads
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City Brief: Introduction to Community Planning in Grandview-Woodland Andrew Pask, City of Vancouver (1 of 4)
0 files    294 downloads
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Orientation Talk: Liveable Neighbourhoods, Bruce Haden, Dialog
1 files    303 downloads
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Orientation Talk: Liveable Neighbourhoods, Bruce Haden, Dialog
1 files    318 downloads
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Andrea Reimer, Vancouver City Councillor, on behalf of Vancouver City Council
1 files    230 downloads
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Andy Yan, “21 Suburbs in Search of a City”, April 2014
1 files    346 downloads
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Grand View, John Ngyuen
1 files    389 downloads
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Choosing the Happy City, Charles Montgomery
1 files    508 downloads
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Spaces of Exclusion and Contestation, Matt Hern
1 files    341 downloads
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Changing mindsets about Urban Planning and Living, Jan Gehl
1 files    283 downloads
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History of the Grandview-Woodland Neighbourhood, City of Vancouver
1 files    358 downloads
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How public spaces make cities work, Amanda Burden
1 files    263 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.