SHAPING VANCOUVER 2017: RESHAPING CONVERSATIONS ON HERITAGE — The Future of Heritage in Vancouver

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Date created: 
2017-03-23
Keywords: 
Heritage Vancouver
City of Vancouver
Heritage Action Plan
Vancouver Heritage Register
Donald Luxton
heritage planning
urban planning
SFU’s Vancity Office of Community Engagement
VOCE
culture
community engagement
higher education
Shaping Vancouver
Abstract: 

Under the Heritage Action Plan of 2015, development commenced on a new thematic framework in order to update the Vancouver Heritage Register so that it reflected newer approaches to heritage. This includes recognizing a broader range of heritage values beyond just the architectural. This work on the new framework is nearing completion and will change how we evaluate and recognize heritage in the city.

Heritage consultant Donald Luxton of Donald Luxton & Associates Inc., who is conducting the update, will introduce the new thematic framework and panelists will explore what the adoption of these broader heritage values may mean for communities, our definition and understanding of heritage, and the progression of heritage planning in Vancouver.

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English
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Audio
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