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  • Lunch and Learn - October 17, 2018

    October 17, 2018  12:00 Noon - 1:00 PM Program Room - Stanley Milner Library (Enterprise Square Branch) 10212 Jasper Avenue Topic: VITAL SIGNS 2018 Vital Signs is an annual check-up conducted by the Edmonton Community Foundation, in partnership with the Edmonton Social Planning Council, to measure how the community is doing. This year, we have focused on individual topics, called Vital Topics which Read More
  • Edmonton Vital Signs 2018

    Edmonton Vital Signs is an annual check-up conducted by Edmonton Community Foundation, in partnership with Edmonton Social Planning Council, to measure how the community is doing. This year we will also be focusing on individual issues, Vital Topics, that are timely and important to Edmonton - specifically Women, Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity in Edmonton, Visible Minority Women, and Senior Women. Each of these topics appear in Read More
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    Radio Active with Adrienne Pan Interview with Sandra Ngo, Edmonton Social Planning Council. Click here to listen to the interview   Read More
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     By Catherine GriwkowskyStarMetro Edmonton Thu., May 17, 2018 Original Article - click here EDMONTON—Pipeline inspector and project manager turned stay-at-home dad Chad Miller is pinning his family’s future on the approval of the Kinder Morgan pipeline as he searches for work to pay off debt. “I’ve got more qualifications than I know what to do with and I can’t even get Read More
  • 78TH ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING

    DATE: THURSDAY, MAY 24TH, 2018 TIME: 5:30 TO 6:15 P.M. The ANNEX-Edmonton Food Bank 11434 – 120th Street Edmonton, Alberta Please join the Board and staff of the Edmonton Social Planning Council to celebrate our accomplishments of the past year, and to hear about upcoming activities of the Council. Your membership must be current in order to vote. Membership may Read More
  • Tracking the Trends 2018

    The Edmonton Social Planning Council (ESPC) today released the 2018 edition of its flagship publication Tracking the Trends. The 131-page publication provides a detailed analysis of social and economic trends in Edmonton. Information is provided about population demographics, education and employment, living costs & housing, income & wealth, poverty & government transfers, and key indicators of Edmonton’s social health. Download: Read More
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    ESPC releases updated publication tracking latest social and economic trends The Edmonton Social Planning Council (ESPC) today released the 2018 edition of its flagship publication Tracking the Trends. The 131-page publication provides a detailed analysis of social and economic trends in Edmonton. Information is provided about population demographics, education and employment, living costs & housing, income & wealth, poverty & Read More
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E.01 PLANNING

Documents

Created Date Thursday, 18 February 2016
Filesize 3.82 Megabytes

2007 Growth Pressure

 

Title:Growth pressures and social infrastructure in the capital region: issues, gaps and conclusions.
Corporate Author: Nichols Applied Management
Publisher:Nichols Applied Management
Place of Publication:Edmonton
Date of Publication:2007
Abstract:

The Government of Alberta and the municipalities in the Capital Region are working toward the development of a framework for an integrated management plan to support the anticipated economic and population growth of the Capital Region over the next 20 to 50 years. Particular attention is being paid to the economic, social and environmental impacts on all residents of the region.

Language:English
Material Type:Report


Created Date Tuesday, 25 August 2015
Filesize 1.32 Megabytes

1997 March Sustainability Forum Conference Repor

Title:Sustainability forum : conference report.
Corporate Author: Health Canada
Environment Canada
Edmonton Social Planning Council
Citation:Conference report : March 13-15, 1997
Subject:Urban issues - community development
Publisher:Government of Canada
Edmonton Social Planning Council
Place of Publication:Edmonton
Date of Publication:1997
Language:English
Material Type:Report

Created Date Thursday, 23 July 2015
Modified Date Wednesday, 24 August 2016
Filesize 564 Kilobytes

1993 March Proposal for a City Core Small Business Development Centre

Title:Proposal for a city core small business development centre : project description feasibility study and business plan.
Corporate Author: Crocker Consulting Inc.
Subject:Urban issues - community economic development
Publisher:The Working Together group
Place of Publication:Edmonton
Date of Publication:1993
Language:English
Material Type:Report

Created Date Thursday, 09 July 2015
Modified Date Thursday, 09 July 2015
Filesize 866 Kilobytes

1990 May First Reading - Let's Put People in Urban Planning

Created Date Thursday, 25 June 2015
Filesize 2.05 Megabytes

1990 June Edmontons Inner City - An Economic Development Strategy

Title:Edmonton's inner city : an economic development strategy.
Author(s):Murphy, Jonathan
Subject:Urban issues - inner city neighbourhoods|split|Urban issues - community economic development
Publisher:Edmonton Social Planning Council
Place of Publication:Edmonton
Date of Publication:1990
Language:English
Material Type:Report

Created Date Wednesday, 08 April 2015
Filesize 492 Kilobytes

1989 January Strategies for Small Community Survival and Development - Municipal Affairs Project

Title:Strategies for small community survival and development: municipal affairs project.
Author(s):Dembicki, Henry
Subject:Urban issues - community development
Publisher:Edmonton Social Planning Council
Place of Publication:Edmonton
Date of Publication:1989
Language:English
Material Type:Report

Created Date Tuesday, 24 March 2015
Filesize 154 Kilobytes

1987 April Nuturing Community - A Conference on Community Development

 

Title:Nurturing community: the individual and community in development practice.
Author(s):Campfrens, Hubert
Citation:Community development conference, Edmonton, April 27-29, 1987 : keynote address
Subject:Urban issues - community development
Publisher:Edmonton Social Planning Council
Place of Publication:Edmonton
Date of Publication:1987
Language:English
Material Type:Presentation


Created Date Wednesday, 18 March 2015
Filesize 288 Kilobytes

1981 February Response to the Proposed Downtown Area Redevelopment Plan

Title:Response to the proposed downtown area redevelopment plan
Corporate Author: Edmonton Social Planning Council
Subject:City of Edmonton - downtown area redevelopment
Publisher:Edmonton Social Planning Council
Place of Publication:Edmonton
Date of Publication:1981
Language:English
Material Type:Report

Created Date Wednesday, 18 March 2015
Filesize 376 Kilobytes

1981 April Response to the City of Edmontons Proposals for Citizen Community Councils and the Community Development Office

 

Title:Response to the City of Edmonton's proposals for citizen community councils and the community development office
Corporate Author: Edmonton Social Planning Council
Subject:Urban issues - public participation
Publisher:Edmonton Social Planning Council
Place of Publication:Edmonton
Date of Publication:1981
Language:English
Material Type:Report


Created Date Wednesday, 11 March 2015
Filesize 378 Kilobytes

1980 May Brief Submitted to the City of Edmonton Respecting the Draft Land Use Bylaw (Bylaw 5996)

 

Title:Brief submitted to the City of Edmonton respecting the draft land use bylaw (bylaw 5996)
Author(s):Neelin, Gregg|split|Arrison, Sue|split|MacDougall, Terry|split|Wakefield, Kim|split|Sax, Don
Subject:Urban issues - planning, policy
Publisher:Edmonton Social Planning Council
Place of Publication:Edmonton
Date of Publication:1980
Language:English
Material Type:Report


Created Date Wednesday, 11 March 2015
Filesize 2.11 Megabytes

1980 August Evaluation Report - The Edmonton General Municipal Plan Citizen Participation Program

 

Title:Evaluation report: the Edmonton general municipal plan : citizen participation program.
Corporate Author: Edmonton Social Planning Council
Subject:City of Edmonton - public participation
Publisher:Edmonton Social Planning Council
Place of Publication:Edmonton
Date of Publication:1980
Abstract:

The Citizen Participation Program was conducted by the Edmonton Social Planning Council under contract with the City of Edmonton as a component of the City's review of the General Municipal Plan. The Program was designed to be an effective and realistic attempt to provide the citizens of Edmonton with the opportunity to influence the General Municipal Plan; a document that would direct the development of the city over the subsequent 15 years.

Language:English
Edition:Volume 1
Material Type:Report


Created Date Wednesday, 11 March 2015
Filesize 7.79 Megabytes

1979 People First - A Community Self-Help Planning Manual

Created Date Wednesday, 11 March 2015
Filesize 1.68 Megabytes

1979 People First - A Community Self-Help Planning Manual - Part 1

Created Date Wednesday, 11 March 2015
Filesize 4.68 Megabytes

1979 People First - A Community Self-Help Planning Manual - Part 2

Created Date Wednesday, 11 March 2015
Filesize 1.87 Megabytes

1979 People First - A Community Self-Help Planning Manual - Part 3

Title:People first: a community self-help manual.
Corporate Author: Edmonton Social Planning Council
Editor:Duncan, Linda F.
Subject:Urban issues - community organization handbooks
Publisher:Edmonton Social Planning Council
Place of Publication:Edmonton
Date of Publication:1979
Language:English
Material Type:Handbook

Created Date Thursday, 05 March 2015
Filesize 1.03 Megabytes

1978 October Mayors Neighbourhood Planning Conferences - An Analysis of the Process

Title:Mayor's neighborhood planning conference report 1978: an analysis of the process.
Corporate Author: Edmonton Social Planning Council
Edmonton Federation of Community Leagues
Subject:City of Edmonton - neighbourhood planning
Publisher:City of Edmonton
Place of Publication:Edmonton
Date of Publication:1978
Language:English
Material Type:Report

Created Date Thursday, 05 March 2015
Filesize 3.57 Megabytes

1977 September Demonstration Project Submission - Strategy for Community Development Corporation Formation in Inner City Edmonton

 

Title:Demonstration project submission: strategy for community development corporation formation in inner-city Edmonton.
Corporate Author: Edmonton Social Planning Council
Subject:Urban issues - community economic development|split|Urban issues - community development|split|Urban issues - inner city neighbourhoods
Publisher:Edmonton Social Planning Council
Place of Publication:Edmonton
Date of Publication:1977
Language:English
Material Type:Report


Created Date Thursday, 05 March 2015
Filesize 273 Kilobytes

1977 January A Proposal for a Three Year Community Development Project in the Greater McCauley District of Edmonton Alberta

 

Title:A proposal for a three year community development project in the Greater McCauley District of Edmonton, Alberta
Corporate Author: Edmonton Social Planning Council
Subject:Urban issues - community plans, profiles
Publisher:Edmonton Social Planning Council
Place of Publication:Edmonton
Date of Publication:1977
Language:English
Material Type:Report


Created Date Thursday, 05 March 2015
Filesize 259 Kilobytes

1976 September Social Planning in the Inner City - Proposal for a Demonstration Project to Health and Welfare Canada

Title:Proposal for a demonstration project to Health and Welfare Canada: social planning in the inner city.
Corporate Author: Edmonton Social Planning Council
Publisher:Edmonton Social Planning Council
Place of Publication:Edmonton
Date of Publication:1976
Language:English
Material Type:Report

Created Date Thursday, 05 March 2015
Filesize 444 Kilobytes

1976 September Boyle Street - McCauley Neighbourhoods - Proposal for a Demonstration Project

 

Title:Proposal for a demonstration project: Boyle Street / McCauley neighbourhoods.
Corporate Author: Edmonton Social Planning Council
Publisher:Edmonton Social Planning Council
Place of Publication:Edmonton
Date of Publication:1976
Language:English
Material Type:Report