Neighbourhood Improvement Area:

#6 Kingsview Village

Councillor & Ward:

Michael Ford, Ward 1

2019 Meeting Schedule:

Date Location Time
September 10 Richview Library – 1806 Islington Ave. 6-8 p.m.
October 8 Richview Library – 1806 Islington Ave. 6-8 p.m.
November 12 Richview Library – 1806 Islington Ave. 6-8 p.m.
December 10 Richview Library – 1806 Islington Ave. 6-8 p.m.

2018-2019 Priority Actions:

  • Physical Surroundings: Increase access to physical space in the neighbourhood for the delivery of programs and services for residents (namely a community hub)
  • Participation in Civic Decision-Making: Increase participation of residents in addressing issues that affect their community and in local decision making
  • Social Development:
    • Increase opportunities for children/youth ages 0-12 to be involved in meaningful activities
    • Increase opportunities for youth ages 12-29 to be involved in meaningful activities
    • Increase opportunities for older adults to be involved in meaningful activities
  • Participation in Civic Decision-Making: Increase awareness and participation of community members regarding work of the KVW NAP and opportunities available in the neighbourhood

2017 Priority Actions:

  • Participation in Civic Decision-Making: Advocated for a hub/recreation centre that was accessible and inclusive, and provided opportunities and supports for youth, seniors, families, and singles
  • Healthy Lives: Created parenting workshops on the topics of healthy parenting for residents from diverse cultural and religious backgrounds
  • Economic Opportunities: Offered employment skills workshops to 30 youth, including resume writing, interview skills, and job search skills