Huu-ay-aht First Nations has engaged EcoPlan with creating a comprehensive community plan. EcoPlan is a community planning firm which provides specialized and interdisciplinarity community planning services. To find out more about EcoPlan visit their website here.
EcoPlan is building a community plan for Huu-ay-aht which is rooted in the values of Huu-ay-aht and the feedback and engagement from citizens. EcoPlan’s approach to community planning stresses the importance of collaborative participation with the community.
What Is a community plan?
It is comprehensive, it will look at everything that is important to Huu-ay-aht: the ḥahuułi, the water, trees, and our people. The plan is about community: it will be developed by the community and its participation, for the community. It is a plan: It will imagine the potential of the community, ground it in what is possible, and create a plan to make it all happen.
EcoPlan has provided the below timeline for the creation of the Huu-ay-aht comprehensive community plan:
Below are the updates from EcoPlan on the progress of the Comprehensive Community Plan: