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 Centre for Civic Governance

The Centre for Civic Governance works to support community leadership meeting today’s social and environmental challenges: climate change, Canada’s increasing equity gap, and shifting social trends. At the Centre for Civic Governance, our goal is to strengthen Canadian communities through sharing best practices, providing tools for locally elected leaders, and progressive policy analysis. We strive to provide knowledge and information to make real and positive social change.