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Downtown and Marwell Draft Plans Public Input Opportunities

Public Service Announcement

Post Date:04/26/2018 8:00 AM

WHITEHORSE – The City of Whitehorse is hosting several opportunities for the public to review the draft Downtown and Marwell Plans.

  • Yukon Trade Show Booth – May 4-6

    Look for the City of Whitehorse booth at the Canada Games Centre. We will share information on the draft plans as well as other City initiatives.

  • Front Street ‘Pop-up Park’ – May 14, 11am-5:30pm 
    Pop by the Pop-up! Look for us between the White Pass Building and the Old Fire Hall. We will have information on the draft plans and surveys on hand.

A joint Downtown and Marwell planning process was initiated in 2017, recognizing that together both areas form part of a “Greater Downtown,” an area comprised of a diverse mix of residential, commercial, service, employment, cultural, and recreational amenities. The new plans will outline the actions needed to ensure both areas remain a vibrant hub over the next 10 years and beyond. The draft plans are the result of an extensive engagement process involving governments, community organizations, businesses, and residents.

Visit and to view the draft plans and find out more information on these projects.


Ben Campbell
Planner, Planning & Sustainability Services
City of Whitehorse
Phone: (867) 668-8338