Downtown Vancouver Association

Vancouver's Transportation Strategy

   Peter Ladner
   Vancouver City Council



A Community Issues Forum Meeting
When : Tuesday, July 18th, 2006 from 8:00 am to 9:00 am
Where: UBC Robson Square, Room C485


Peter Ladner

  Councillor Peter Ladner will talk about Vancouver's
  Transportation Strategy in place of Lon LaClaire who
  is unable to attend due to a time conflict.




Councillor Peter Ladner, who was first elected to Vancouver City Council in 2002 and re-elected in 2005, serves as:

Vice-Chair, Greater Vancouver Regional District (GVRD)
Board member, Greater Vancouver Transportation Authority (TransLink)
Vice-Chair, GVRD Sustainable Region Initiative
Member, Vancouver Standing Committee on Transportation and Traffic
Council Liaison, Bicycle Advisory Committee
Member, Vancouver Economic Development Commission

Councillor Ladner is vice president and part owner of the Business in Vancouver Media Group, where he co-founded the award-winning Business in Vancouver weekly newspaper in 1989. He has more than 35 years of journalistic experience in print, radio and television and is a frequent speaker on business and community issues.

His community and business experience includes participation in the Vancouver City Planning Commission and the Capital Campaign committee for the Vancouver Public Library. He has also been involved in Leadership Vancouver, International Centre for Sustainable Cities, The UBC Alumni Association, New Media BC, the international Association of Area Business Publications and the Forum for Women Entrepreneurs. Some of his other appointments include:

Vice-Chair, GVRD Mayors Committee
Chair, Vancouver Standing Committee on City Services and Budgets
Member, Vancouver Standing Committee on Planning and Environment

He is also a long-time commuter cyclist as well as an avid runner, skier, snowboarder, and kayaker.

Come and hear what we can expect over the next few years.
Please RSVP by email to Peter Jackman


When : Tuesday, July 18th, 2006 from 8:00 am to 9:00 am
Where: UBC Robson Square, Room C485


Presented by the Downtown Vancouver Association and the
University of British Columbia Downtown Campus




You are welcome to forward this to others who may be interested.