February 23, 2017

Ambleside Farmers’ Artisan Market Location – Updates

West Vancouver

 

 

We have created this page to help keep you informed about discussions and events regarding the future site of the Ambleside Market.  The updates are listed with the most recent entries at the top of the page. For media and other related inquiries, please email Bernie@ ArtisanMarkets.ca.

March 6, 2017

New Ambleside Park Site Confirmed

Ambleside Artisan Farmers’ Market relocation to Ambleside Park passed this evening by unanimous vote by the West Vancouver Major and Council.

The recommendation read as follows:

RECOMMENDATION: THAT

1. The Ambleside Artisan Farmers’ Market, operating each Sunday from May through October, be temporarily located adjacent to the entrance of Ambleside Park (southwest parking area adjacent to park entrance) until a permanent location can be determined;

2. Staff be directed to work with the Ambleside Artisan Farmers’ Market to finalize a Letter of Agreement to operate at this location; and

3. Staff consider the Farmers’ Market program needs during Phase II of the Ambleside Waterfront Plan detailed design development, and in December 2018, bring forward a recommendation for a permanent location for the Ambleside Artisan Farmers’ Market.

Click Here to See More Details About The NEW Market Site

February 24, 2017 –

New Ambleside site recommendation tabled for West Vancouver Council meeting

Point 5 of the West Vancouver Municipal Council’s March 6th meeting agenda lists the following recommendation:

RECOMMENDATION: THAT
1. The Ambleside Artisan Farmers’ Market, operating each Sunday from May through October, be temporarily located adjacent to the entrance of Ambleside Park (southwest parking area adjacent to park entrance) until a permanent location can be determined;

2. Staff be directed to work with the Ambleside Artisan Farmers’ Market to finalize a Letter of Agreement to operate at this location; and

3. Staff consider the Farmers’ Market program needs during Phase II of the Ambleside Waterfront Plan detailed design development, and in December 2018, bring forward a recommendation for a permanent location for the Ambleside Artisan Farmers’ Market.

See Point 5 here:
https://westvancouver.ca/sites/default/files/dwv/council-agendas/2017/mar/06/17mar06-Agenda.pdf

See the Detailed Report here:
https://westvancouver.ca/sites/default/files/dwv/council-agendas/2017/mar/06/17mar06-5.pdf

February 7, 2017 – 

Ambleside Artisan Farmers Market to remain in Ambleside Village

The West Vancouver Council Meeting took place yesterday evening, February 6, 2017.

Item 7 on the agenda was the motion regarding the Ambleside Artisan Farmers’ Market Location.

West Vancouver Council voted unanimously to approve: “West Vancouver staff are directed to work with the Artisan Farmers’ Market to finalize a location to operate the Farmers’ Market in Ambleside going forward.”

This vote came following an initial defeat of: “The Ambleside Artisan Farmers’ Market be relocated from the 1500 block of Bellevue  to the West Vancouver Community Centre North Plaza and parking area for a minimum of two-years seasonal pilot program, starting the first week of May 2017.”

Here is a link to the February 7, 2017 West Vancouver Council meeting: https://csg001-harmony.sliq.net/00200/Harmony/en/PowerBrowser/PowerBrowserV2/20170204/1/4052

Item 7, 2017 and 2018 Ambleside Artisan Farmers’ Market Location, started at 7:01:41 PM (about 1:01 into the video).

 

January 29, 2017 –

Petition to keep Ambleside Market in Ambleside – Closed

Keep Artisan Ambleside Farmers’ Market in Ambleside!

For more information, visit the Ambleside Farmers’ Market Page

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