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    430 downloads
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Scott Clark, Aboriginal Life in Vancouver Enhancement Society (ALIVE)
1 files    474 downloads
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Marissa Lawrence, Reconciliation Canada
1 files    314 downloads
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Patrick Condon, Chair of Urban Design and Professor of Landscape Architecture at University of British Columbia
1 files    270 downloads
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Lon LaClaire, Manager, Strategic Transportation Planning, City of Vancouver
1 files    262 downloads
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Gordon Price, Chair of City Program at Simon Fraser University
1 files    304 downloads
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Andrew Pask, City of Vancouver; Sub-Area Workshop: Cedar Cove & Britannia-Woodland (Part 2 of 2)
1 files    375 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    343 downloads
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Alice Sundberg, Consultant for affordable housing in BC (Part 1 of 2)
1 files    287 downloads
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Dr. Penny Gurstein, UBC School of Community and Regional Planning, and Housing Justice Project
1 files    328 downloads
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Andrew Pask, City of Vancouver (Part 2 of 2)
1 files    636 downloads
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Andrew Pask, City of Vancouver (Part 1 of 2)
1 files    589 downloads
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Michael Kluckner, historian, artist, writer and heritage advocate
1 files    638 downloads
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Paul Cheng, Urban designer City of Vancouver (2 of 2)
1 files    609 downloads
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Paul Cheng, Urban designer City of Vancouver (1 of 2)
1 files    651 downloads
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Stu Lyon, Principal GBL Architects
1 files    756 downloads
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Patricia Barnes, North Hastings Business Improvement Association
1 files    602 downloads
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Matt Hern, Activist and Educator (Part 2 of 2)
1 files    614 downloads
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Matt Hern, Activist and Educator (Part 1 of 2)
1 files    549 downloads
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Andrew Pask, City of Vancouver, City Brief – “What we heard”: Transportation, Jobs and Business
1 files    557 downloads
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Lisa Leblanc, Transportation specialist and Senior Engineer, City of Vancouver (Part 2 of 2)
1 files    750 downloads
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Lisa Leblanc, Transportation specialist and Senior Engineer, City of Vancouver (Part 1 of 2)
1 files    661 downloads
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Nick Pogor, Commercial Drive Business Society (Part 1 of 2)
1 files    637 downloads
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Nick Pogor, Commercial Drive Business Society (Part 1 of 2)
1 files    653 downloads
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City Brief: “What we heard”: Housing, Andrew Pask, City of Vancouver (2 of 2)
1 files    403 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    407 downloads
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James Evans, local developer
1 files    522 downloads
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Thom Armstrong, Co-op Housing Federation of BC (2 of 2)
0 files    281 downloads
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Thom Armstrong, Co-op Housing Federation of BC (1 of 2)
1 files    333 downloads
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James Roy, BC Non Profit Housing Association, Senior Policy Analyst
1 files    326 downloads
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Abi Bond, Director of Housing, City of Vancouver
1 files    338 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    325 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    312 downloads
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Orientation Talk: Planning for the Future, Meg Holden, SFU (2 of 2)
1 files    470 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    299 downloads
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City Brief: Introduction to Community Planning in Grandview-Woodland Andrew Pask, City of Vancouver (3 of 4)
1 files    233 downloads
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City Brief: Introduction to Community Planning in Grandview-Woodland Andrew Pask, City of Vancouver (2 of 4)
1 files    252 downloads
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City Brief: Introduction to Community Planning in Grandview-Woodland Andrew Pask, City of Vancouver (1 of 4)
0 files    293 downloads
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Orientation Talk: Liveable Neighbourhoods, Bruce Haden, Dialog
1 files    301 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    227 downloads
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Andy Yan, “21 Suburbs in Search of a City”, April 2014
1 files    345 downloads
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Grand View, John Ngyuen
1 files    388 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    282 downloads
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History of the Grandview-Woodland Neighbourhood, City of Vancouver
1 files    357 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.