The Vancouver Park Board wants all residents and visitors to enjoy the outdoors and enjoy their dogs. We are committed to consulting with a diverse range of stakeholders, park users, and the public.
This first round of consultation will inform the development of "People, Parks, and Dogs: A strategy for sharing Vancouver’s parks". In early 2017, we will ask for feedback on preliminary recommendations about the planning, design and management of Vancouver’s parks, beaches and off-leash areas.
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The comprehensive strategy will:
We want to hear from you about what is important when it comes to park use by people and dogs, including:
Here is our process and anticipated milestones.
Planning process begins
Creation of Advisory Committee
September - October 2016
Round 1 Consultation
Development of preliminary recommendations
Round 2 Consultation
Delivery of the strategy to the Park Board
The Park Board approved the Dog off-leash area guidelines in 2012.