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      Climate Adaptation Scan + Gap             Analysis

      The Arlington Group has just 
      completed a scan of all Metro  
      Vancouver member municipalities'
      policy, programs and initiatives with 
      respect to climate change adaptation.
      The goal of the project was to gain
      an understanding of the approaches
      being made at the local government
      level to adapt to climate change and
      to identify gaps or barriers going
      forward (February 2015).  

      District of Squamish IFHMP

      The Arlington Group, with
      Kerr Wood Leidal, hosted a very
      successful Open House for the 
      new Integrated Flood Hazard 
      Management Plan (November

      Sea Level Rise Adaptation Primer
      We are pleased to announce the 
      Sea Level Rise Adaptation Primer 
      was the recipient of the 2014 
      Canadian Institute of Planners 
      Award for Excellence in Planning  
      Natural Systems Planning in  
      July 2014 & earlier this year was
      awarded the 2014 PIBC Award for 
      Excellence in Planning - Research 
      & New Directions in Planning (May


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Welcome to Arlington Group Planning + Architecture Inc.

Formed in 1990 the Arlington Group Planning + Architecture Inc. is an award winning consulting firm located in downtown Vancouver.

This co-operative office offers expertise in the fields of:

  • architecture and design
  • land use and community planning
  • cultural and heritage resource management

The Arlington Group is widely recognized for its record of excellence in community engagement and consultation. Our small yet dedicated team and range of experience allows us to provide clearly focused and innovative responses to client needs to generate outstanding results and superior client service.

As a small firm we understand and appreciate the importance of producing quality results within time and financial constraints. Our commitment to you is to provide professional advice that is on time and within budget.

Our clients include a variety of private, public, non profit and First Nations groups. Together, we focus on solving problems and creating long term opportunities. Our primary focus is community planning, architecture and heritage and cultural resource management. We also provide related services through our long association with other professionals such as civil, traffic and geotechnical engineering, market analysis, and landscape architecture.


 Arlington Group's Planning team was awarded the 2014 PIBC Award for Excellence in Planning - Research & New Directions in Planning at the 2014 PIBC AGM in May, 2014 and the CIP Award for Planning Excellence in Natural Systems Planning in July, 2014.

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