Monday, February 1st @ 7:00 pm
The Learning Resource Centre, Britannia Community Centre
Dispatches from struggles against displacement by aggressive developers, City plans and real estate speculators.
Discussion of strategy & tactics, effective East Van organizing & what works.
1. Arielle Yip - Joyce Area
Residents Association. Organizing to defend the working class character of an affordable neighbourhood in the face of
overwhelming, market-driven development plans
2. Jennie Wang - Friends of Garden Park
A group that spontaneously formed in response to City plans that would radically change Grandview Woodland
3. TBA - Broadway-Commercial Neighbours
residents who rallied together when they saw a clear threat to their neighbourhood
4. David Carman - Three Storeys Max
A group that wishes to see gentle densification, safety and the preservation of our neighbourhood.