Seaport Centre Social Impact Evaluation

Date: 1995

EcoPlan conducted an evaluation of the proposed Seaport Centre Development in Vancouver for the Centre for Human Settlements.  Using a multiple objective approach, EcoPlan provided a quantitative and qualitative analysis of the controversial Seaport Centre project.  The study required extensive interviews, participatory observation, secondary data collection, socio-economic modeling and synthesis.  The report concentrated on the effects of the large casino component. The project was nominated for an American Institute of Planners award.