Cowichan Tribes Community Transportation Plan and Mobility Plan

Cowichan Tribes Community Transportation Plan and Mobility Plan Date: 2014-2016 Winner of a Canadian Institute of Planners Award of Planning Excellence, the Cowichan Tribes Community Transportation and Mobility planning process began in 2015, and despite major administrative, jurisdictional and capacity hurdles, resulted in a doable plan that has improved the community and the lives of […]

Cormorant Island Economic Development Project

Cormorant Island Economic Development Tides of Change is one of the first joint economic development strategies in Canada between a First Nation and a municipality: ‘Namgis First Nation and the Village of Alert Bay. With the current Canada-wide focus on reconciliation between Indigenous and non-Indigenous governments, this project is a timely example of how neighbouring small communities can [...]

RDF Namgis

RDF Namgis Date: 2016 Having previously worked with the Village of Alert Bay and ‘Namgis First Nation to develop a joint economic development strategy, EcoPlan was contracted to assist in an application for funding to support the first phases of the Strategy’s implementation.

Tides of Change Implementation Support

Client: Village of Alert Bay and ‘Namgis First Nation Date: 2015 In 2014-2015, EcoPlan supported the communities on Cormorant Island (‘Namgis First Nation and the Village of Alert Bay) to develop a consensus economic development strategy. However, moving plans moving from ideas to action is always a challenge. In an innovative effort (suggested by ‘Namgis and the […]

Strategy Analysis, Valley Ridge Golf Course and Event Center; Calgary, Albert

Strategy Analysis, Valley Ridge Golf Course and Event Center; Calgary, Albert Date: 1997-1998 EPI conducted an extensive analysis of all aspects of Valley Ridge in Calgary. Conducted for property developers, the comprehensive analysis examined possible exit strategy options vs. profitability as a long term investment. EPI was then contracted to assisted with implementation of study […]