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Arts and culture in the Northeast False Creek Area Plan

Northeast False Creek will serve as a major arts and culture destination.

The Area Plan will provide city-serving programming opportunities and be responsive to a growing neighbourhood.

It will contribute to the overlapping needs of the Downtown Eastside’s cultural communities, creating an accessible and inclusive neighbourhood.

Policy highlights

  • Establish a series of connected, accessible, and flexible public spaces
  • Meaningful cultural recognition and integration
  • Partner to secure affordable arts and cultural spaces, for the long term, that balance neighbourhood, district, and citywide needs
  • Explore opportunities to create social housing for artists with associated production space
  • Create a supportive, arts-friendly regulatory environment to allow arts practice to thrive and evolve in Northeast False Creek