Friday , 21 July 2017

Tag Archives: DNBIA

Nanaimo Books Additional Cruise Calls for Next Season

by Kelly Whiteside This year, Nanaimo hosted three cruise ships, including the Celebrity Infinity on June 5, the Silver Shadow on July 15, and the Celebrity Solstice on September 21. After this successful tourist season, six cruise ships were scheduled to visit Nanaimo in 2016. The decision to double the number of cruise ships stopping by the harbour city came ... Read More »

My Street Event Prevails Against Wind

by Kelly Whiteside Block Builders Nanaimo helped give the public a look at the potential that Nicol St. has today at their one-day event called My Street. Currently, Nicol St. is simply a highway built to move large amounts of traffic in and out of Nanaimo. However, the South End Neighbourhood Plan envisions a more pedestrian-friendly streetscape, and Block Builders ... Read More »

DNBIA wins a Canadian Urban Institute (CUI) Brownie Award

dnbia award winners

The Project, led by the DNBIA’s Planning, Design and Development Committee Chair, Darren Moss won in Category 6, Reach Out: Communications, Marketing and Public Engagement. The project saw more than 80 landowners collaborate with the BC government to undertake environmental, planning and design studies resulting in intensification and revitalization of the transportation corridor through downtown. “It was a pleasure to ... Read More »