City of Powell River Official Community Plan Update

Date: 2012-2013

EcoPlan worked with a planning team led by the Arlington Group on updating the City of Powell River’s 2005 Official Community Plan. EcoPlan co-managed the community engagement component and coordinating planning collaboration with Tla’amin Nation, BC’s latest Treaty First Nation. EcoPlan was also responsible for all project mapping and the development of Downtown design guidelines and a corresponding Development Permit Area. EcoPlan also supported the development of design guidelines for the city’s Townsite neighbourhood which was designated a National Historic District of Canada in 1995, and one of only seven in Canada and the only one in western Canada.