MEDIA ADVISORY – FOR RELEASE OCTOBER 31, 2013
Councillor Carr Hosts Town Hall Meetings on Democracy and Development in Vancouver
In response to the growing rift between City Council and city neighbourhoods, Adriane Carr, Vancouver’s first Green Party City Councillor, is hosting three Town Hall meetings focused on democracy and development in Vancouver. The meetings will include short presentations by Carr, local community representatives, and planning experts as well as question and answer sessions. Admission is free.
What: Town Hall Meetings on Democracy and Development in Vancouver hosted by City Councillor Adriane Carr
Details: West End Town Hall: Saturday Nov. 2
10:30 am-12:30, St. Paul’s Church, 1130 Jervis Street
Invited speakers: local resident Jennifer Fox, former Vancouver City Planner Peter Burch
Grandview-Woodland Town Hall: Saturday Nov. 2
2:30-4:30 pm, Britannia/Eastside Family Place Canuck’s Room, William St at Grandview Park
Invited speakers: Jak King of Grandview-Woodland Area Council, former Vancouver City Planner Peter Burch
Marpole Town Hall: Wednesday Nov. 6
7-9:30 pm, Marpole-Oakridge Community Centre, 990 W. 59th Ave
Invited speakers: Mike Burdick of Marpole Residents’ Association, former Vancouver City Planner Peter Burch, UBC Chair of Urban Design Patrick Condon
For more information contact Adriane Carr. Cell 778-886-4560.