Event – Designing Streets for Livability, Inclusivity, Sustainability, and the Local Economy Forum

A community forum you don’t want to miss.

Come join a community-wide discussion on the future of street design in Vancouver hosted by the Grandview Woodland Area Council (GWAC)

Monday, November 3at 7:00pm – 9:00pm @ Astorinos Hall 1739 Venables St

Presentations will be given by:

Kay Teschke

Professor and Lead Investigator, Cycling in Cities Research Program
UBC School of Population and Public Health

Sarah FioRito

Streets For Everyone Campaign Coordinator

Topics to be covered include:

  • Recent transportation trends in Vancouver
  • The local business and economic benefits of a multi-modal transportation network
  • Research on how street design influences transportation behaviour
  • How street designs relate to social justice, health, and sustainability
  • Specific design proposals for Commercial Drive

 

 

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