Fourteen professionals, educators, community activists and editors contributed to this response to rising house prices, and the Covid shut-down of the economy.
THE WEST COAST CHARRETTE shapes a robust supply response, for ending Housing Crises, plus correcting problems of social inequity, environmental degradation, traffic congestion and ‘bad’ urbanism.
THE WEST COAST CHARRETTE presents Four Tools for triggering a locally driven affordable market supply response, combined with senior government investment in transportation and infrastructure.
THE WEST COAST CHARRETTE toolkit can apply nation-wide, in the Prairies, the Great Lakes and the Maritimes. The approach can prove assertive in communities across North America.