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    384 downloads
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Scott Clark, Aboriginal Life in Vancouver Enhancement Society (ALIVE)
1 files    335 downloads
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Marissa Lawrence, Reconciliation Canada
1 files    279 downloads
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Patrick Condon, Chair of Urban Design and Professor of Landscape Architecture at University of British Columbia
1 files    244 downloads
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Lon LaClaire, Manager, Strategic Transportation Planning, City of Vancouver
1 files    239 downloads
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Gordon Price, Chair of City Program at Simon Fraser University
1 files    271 downloads
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Andrew Pask, City of Vancouver; Sub-Area Workshop: Cedar Cove & Britannia-Woodland (Part 2 of 2)
1 files    288 downloads
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Andrew Pask, City of Vancouver; Sub-Area Workshop: Cedar Cove & Britannia-Woodland (Part 1 of 2)
1 files    245 downloads
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Alice Sundberg, Consultant for affordable housing in BC (Part 2 of 2)
1 files    274 downloads
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Alice Sundberg, Consultant for affordable housing in BC (Part 1 of 2)
1 files    242 downloads
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Dr. Penny Gurstein, UBC School of Community and Regional Planning, and Housing Justice Project
1 files    295 downloads
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Andrew Pask, City of Vancouver (Part 2 of 2)
1 files    547 downloads
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Andrew Pask, City of Vancouver (Part 1 of 2)
1 files    556 downloads
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Michael Kluckner, historian, artist, writer and heritage advocate
1 files    551 downloads
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Paul Cheng, Urban designer City of Vancouver (2 of 2)
1 files    490 downloads
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Paul Cheng, Urban designer City of Vancouver (1 of 2)
1 files    540 downloads
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Stu Lyon, Principal GBL Architects
1 files    568 downloads
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Patricia Barnes, North Hastings Business Improvement Association
1 files    563 downloads
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Matt Hern, Activist and Educator (Part 2 of 2)
1 files    576 downloads
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Matt Hern, Activist and Educator (Part 1 of 2)
1 files    515 downloads
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Andrew Pask, City of Vancouver, City Brief – “What we heard”: Transportation, Jobs and Business
1 files    524 downloads
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Lisa Leblanc, Transportation specialist and Senior Engineer, City of Vancouver (Part 2 of 2)
1 files    576 downloads
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Lisa Leblanc, Transportation specialist and Senior Engineer, City of Vancouver (Part 1 of 2)
1 files    583 downloads
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Nick Pogor, Commercial Drive Business Society (Part 1 of 2)
1 files    504 downloads
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Nick Pogor, Commercial Drive Business Society (Part 1 of 2)
1 files    591 downloads
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City Brief: “What we heard”: Housing, Andrew Pask, City of Vancouver (2 of 2)
1 files    325 downloads
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City Brief: “What we heard”: Housing, Andrew Pask, City of Vancouver (1 of 2)
1 files    303 downloads
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Nick Sully, Shape Architecture
1 files    318 downloads
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James Evans, local developer
1 files    357 downloads
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Thom Armstrong, Co-op Housing Federation of BC (2 of 2)
0 files    262 downloads
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Thom Armstrong, Co-op Housing Federation of BC (1 of 2)
1 files    311 downloads
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James Roy, BC Non Profit Housing Association, Senior Policy Analyst
1 files    304 downloads
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Abi Bond, Director of Housing, City of Vancouver
1 files    280 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    302 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    290 downloads
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Orientation Talk: Planning for the Future, Meg Holden, SFU (2 of 2)
1 files    302 downloads
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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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Andy Yan, “21 Suburbs in Search of a City”, April 2014
1 files    308 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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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.