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PNLT 2017 AGM

Saturday May 06, 2017 at 3pm-5pm pin
Download the full invitation
Bonar-Parkdale Presbyterian Church, 250 Dunn Ave.
Doors open at 2:30pm, Registration starts at 2:45pm. Event – 3pm-5pm
Food will be served. Childcare available. Tibetan interpretation available.

On May 06 2017 the Parkdale Neighbourhood Land Trust (PNLT) will host its second Annual Members
Meeting! At this event our members will elect 9 new members of the board of directors, the decision making body of this community controlled organization.

The AGM is an opportunity to participate in the decisions that the PNLT is making on your behalf. To vote at this meeting you must first become a member of PNLT by registering before April 29th. Membership is open to anyone who lives or works in Parkdale.

If you are interested in joining the Parkdale Neighbourhood Land Trust Board of Directors please contact Matthew MacLean, Governance Committee Chair at matthewmaclean@gmail.com.

Proof of membership will be required. Please bring photo ID.

AGENDA:

1. Welcome and introductions
2. Approval of Chair & Minute taker
3. Presentation of PNLT model
+ Purpose, Vision & Values
4. 2016 Progress Report from PNLT Board Chair
& Development Coordinator
5. Report From Treasurer
6. Report from Board Nominating Committee
7. Board Nominee Remarks
9. Vote to elect new members of the
Board of Directors
10. Announce new Board of Directors
11. Adjournment & mix/mingle

NOW MAGAZINE COVERAGE

PNLT’s Parkdale Rooming House Study has documented the escalating loss of affordable rooming houses through speculative upscaling. The full Report will be released in late April. Until then read the article to learn more about the study and our efforts to preserve affordable rooming houses in Parkdale.


Recent Events


The Parkdale Neighbourhood Land Trust regularly hosts workshops, lectures, community forums, planning activities, and neighbourhood walks to inform residents about the importance of maintaining housing and other community facilities within gentrifying neighbourhoods.


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Join us on Thursday February 9th for a Visioning Workshop focused on Affordable Housing at 11 Brock Ave.

Join the conversation! Register here or at the door


The Parkdale Neighbourhood Land Trust regularly hosts workshops, lectures, community forums, planning activities, and neighbourhood walks to inform residents about the importance of maintaining housing and other community facilities within gentrifying neighbourhoods.

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THURSDAY OCT 27
What’s in it for Parkdale?
[Workshop]


Join us for a panel discussion and workshop on how residents can influence influence big development.

Speakers include community leaders from Kensington Market and West Queen West, who successfully fought and won community benefits for their neighbourhoods.
INFO & RSVP HERE


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SATURDAY OCT 29
PCED Parkdale
Neighbourhood
Plan Launch!


Please join us in celebration as we share The Parkdale Neighbourhood Plan – a new story for Parkdale that offers strategies and actions to protect our shared values and promotes collective action, equitable development, participatory democracy, decent work, food security and shared wealth building.
INFO & RSVP HERE.