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Saturday, November 2, 2013 to Wednesday, November 6, 2013

Town Hall meetings hosted by Green Party City Councillor Adriane Carr. The meetings will include presentations by former Vancouver City Planner Peter Burch, who will outline "Basics of Good Community Planning" and, on Nov 6, UBC Professor Patrick Condon.

Germane to community concerns over recent proposals from the City of Vancouver's Local Area Plan for Strathcona and the DTES, proposing significant height and density increases. Similar concerns in other communities facing LAPs have prompted a series of town halls.

Hosted by Councillor Adriane Carr with guest speakers Vancouver City Planner Peter Burch and notable Canadian urban designer, planner and UBC professor Patrick Condon.

Alternate considerations that consider an option to towers; affordable housing with mid-rise density. Promises to be an interesting series..

1. SATURDAY NOVEMBER 2 – 10:30 am to 12:30 pm
West End Town Hall Meeting
St. Paul’s Anglican Church, 1130 Jervis Street

2. SATURDAY NOVEMBER 2 – 2:30-4:30 pm
Grandview-Woodland Town Hall Meeting
Britannia Community Centre/Eastside Family Place, Canuck's Room,
William Street at Grandview Park

3. WEDNESDAY NOVEMBER 6 – 6:30-9:30 PM
Marpole Town Hall Meeting
Marpole-Oakridge Community Centre Auditorium, 990 W. 59th Ave at Oak