MetroCore quilt Tag

Highlights from Roundtable 5: Housing and Affordability

The DVA – Connecting the Dots: Towards Health and Wellbeing in our Communities… On December 8, 2015, the DVA held its fifth in a series of Metrocore Quilting roundtables exploring the connection between this year’s subject area Health and Wellbeing and some of the key components...

Highlights from Roundtable 3: Building Community in Vibrant Neighbourhoods

The DVA - Connecting the Dots: Towards Health and Wellbeing in our Communities… On November 26, 2015, the DVA held its third in a series of Metrocore Quilting roundtables exploring the connection between this year’s subject area Health and Wellbeing and some of the key components...

Highlights from Roundtable 2: Jobs and Economy in Vibrant Neighbourhoods

The DVA - Connecting the Dots: Towards Health and Wellbeing in our Communities… On November 17, 2015, the DVA held its second in a series of Metrocore Quilting roundtables exploring the connection between this year’s subject area Health and Wellbeing and some of the key components...

DVA Metrocore Quilt: 2015 Roundtable Schedule

With community in mind, the Downtown Vancouver Association wants to canvass people from a diversity of backgrounds in order to ‘connect the dots’ on key urban issues. Our goal is to envision and enact a better working MetroCore for Vancouver. Our immediate aim is to...

DVA Metrocore Transportation Rountables Quilt
DVA Transporation Rountable MetroCore Quilt Boards

The purpose of the DVA Transportation Roundtables was to develop a shared discourse regarding city building and transportation infrastructure in the Vancouver’s MetroCore. The "MetroCore Quilt" Process Participants in each of our seven workshops discussed and developed ideas over a "MetroCore Quilt" game board. The informal nature of this tool...

DVA Quilt board 7 - Transportation
Highlights from Roundtable 7: Transportation

Connecting the Dots: Towards a Transportation Referendum… On November 13, 2014, the DVA held the final in a series of seven Metrocore Quilting workshops (or roundtables) looking at the connection between transportation and some of the key components of successful city-making. The goal is to generate a “quilt” of insights leading to...

Transportation Roundtable Roundup—Nov 25
Over the past 3 months, the DVA has hosted a series of working roundtables looking at several aspects of the transportation in the Vancouver's Metrocore area. These roundtables explored aspirations for the future of Vancouver's MetroCore from a broad cross section of businesses, associations and individuals with a stake in the downtown region. Their aspirations are impacted in some way by the upcoming transportation referendum. It is now time to share what we have heard and outline our next steps.
DVA Quilt board 6 - Health and Environment
Highlights from Roundtable 6: Health and Environment

Connecting the Dots: Towards a Transportation Referendum… On November 9, 2014, the DVA held the sixth in a series of seven Metrocore Quilting workshops (or roundtables) looking at the connection between transportation and some of the key components of successful city-making. The goal is to generate a “quilt” of insights...

DVA Quilt Board 5 - Community and Culture
Highlights from Roundtable 5: Community and Culture

Connecting the Dots: Towards a Transportation Referendum… On October 23, 2014, the DVA held the fifth in a series of seven Metrocore Quilting workshops (or roundtables) looking at the connection between transportation and some of the key components of successful city-making. The goal is to generate a “quilt” of insights...