SVNH Community Forum – Gallery & Recap

This past Saturday, we invited community members, leaders & researchers to gather for our SVNH Community Forum. We had a full house of diverse South Vancouver residents who joined together to listen, learn and express their thoughts on: transportation, housing, food assets, social services, neighbourhood upkeep & public spaces.
We would like to give thanks to:
Introductions from
  • Elder Lorelei Hawkins, Elder Al Chad Houston, & Travis Angus (Indigenous Council)
  • Nanette Wong (SVNH Board Chair)
  • Meg Holden (Professor, Urban Studies & Resource & Environmental Management)
  • Mimi Rennie (SVNH Executive Director)
  • Liza Bautista (Reframing South Van, Manager, Neighbourhood Equity & Representation)
  • Lavleen Sahota (Developmental Consultant, Level Up Planning Collaborative)
  • Farina Fassihi (Researcher)

Guest Speakers

  • Meredith Sones (PHD Candidate)
  • Emily Eng, Megan Moy, Lucas Chan (Youth.hood Ambassadors)
  • Mandy Channa (Seniors Program Volunteer)
  • Javier Badillo (Neigbourhood Advisory Committee Member)
  • Stephanie San (UX, Marketing and Communications Coordinator, River District Resident)
To our neighbours and participants
for supporting our events and taking the initiative to learn about South Vancouver and our initiatives as we work towards building better neighbourhoods.