We all remember last November and December when Translink consulted with the City and soon recognized residents’ concerns with the design options that were presented and potential impacts on the local neighbourhood.
Well, they heard the very vocal opposition from the community and are now coming back to find out from us what our concerns are, what our transportation issues are, and what we can suggest as possible solutions.
Apparently over the next 3 months, starting next Saturday, they want to engage in this process with New Westminster residents. The meetings will be in three phases. All meetings will be at the Sapperton Pensioners Hall, 318 Keary Street, New Westminster.
Phase 1: Community Concerns and Ideas Workshops
Share your transportation concerns: Saturday, March 12, 2011 – 9:30 a.m. to noon
Share your ideas on the solutions: Wednesday, March 16, 2011 – 6:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Phase 2: Initial and Refined Concepts
Discuss initial concepts based on Phase 1: Wednesday, April 13, 2011 – 6:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Discuss the refined concepts: Saturday, April 30, 2011 – 9:30 a.m. to noon
Phase 3: Recommended Solution Strategy
Identify the recommended solution and community mitigation strategy
Wednesday, May 11, 2011 – 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.