Last weekend, a few of us met to discuss the future of #space98 and possibly grant funding. We've come up with 2 grant proposals:
1. Bike Hub: Add some covered bike parking (seems to be a rarity in a rainy city like ours), a bike repair station / kitchen, and if possible, a green roof! We think this idea is practical and do-able since it close to 10th avenue.
2. Pocket Market: We'd like to see a farmer's market stall or a vendor (in collaboration with Granville Island?) take up shop in this spot. We'd also love to see a green roof in this plan, too.Grant proposals need to be in by May 25, so if you've got ideas, talents, or expertise that could help these projects along, I want to hear from you! Email me: brandon [at] vancouverpublicspace.ca - In particular, I want to hear from people familiar with green roofs, and fancy software that can render our visions.
While we were coming up with the big picture ideas for #space98 we also came up with some fun temporary i…