Here is a link to the meeting agenda:
According to the design concept document, the plaza will include expanded patios, weather-protected seating and tables, additional movable seating, overhead strand lighting, new trees and plants, and a “Jim Deva Soapbox,” which the plans describe as a speaker’s corner kiosk.
Davie Village Plaza, Public Space Improvements and Jim Deva’s Commemoration
Staff report: http://former.vancouver.ca/ctyclerk/cclerk/20150722/documents/ptec3.pdf
Georgia Straight article on the City’s conclusions regarding the Bute Street Plaza:
And Planning Department summary:
Article by MLA Spencer Chandra Herbert: