Literally Placemaking: Progressive Governance Forum

Literally Place-Making was a conference for Saskatchewan municipal leaders and school trustees to help you look at how you can act on your intention to build more sustainable and inclusive communities.


Download the full Literally Placemaking Agenda here.


Keynote Speakers:

Food and the City_cover JenniferCockrallKing1 Gail Bowen_photo_Dale_Williams Kilbourn SeriesFeaturing Keynote Presentations by Candace Savage, author of the new Governor General Award Winning Book A Geography of Blood and Gail Bowen, mystery writer & author of the Kilbourn series.

In addition to these presentations, there were several key workshops for School Trustees and Municipal leaders taking action in communities small and large. The conference took place all day April 12th, 2013 at Wanuskewin Heritage Park near Saskatoon.



About Christine Boyle

Christine was the Columbia Institute's Strategic Communications Specialist from 2010-2016. She has a range of experience in communications, strategic planning, community development, education, and front line social service. Christine is also a founder and Director of Fossil Free Faith, and an organizer with The Self Care Project. She holds a BSc in Urban Agriculture and First Nations Studies from the University of British Columbia, and an MA in Spiritual Leadership for Social Change from Berkeley, California.