News & Updates

We Are Growing!

We are excited to share that we are adding to our dynamic PlanIt North team. Amanda Blair brings fifteen years of experience with people-focused projects, particularly related to health, energy and Information Technology.  She recently led the planning for the operational transition …

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Planning Services for Northern Communities during Covid-19

Our team is currently working with some northern communities to respond to planning and communication needs that they are facing due to COVID-19. We have shared some pandemic response ideas in our newsletter. If you have a project idea or planning need, please reach out to us to discuss.  …

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Welcome Rabia and Sylvia

We are delighted to welcome Rabia Ahmed, PlanIt North's new Community Planner and Sylvia Charlo, PlanIt North's new Project Officer. Over the next few months you can expect to hear from them as they work more closely with the team, clients and communities. Rabia can be reached at [email protected]

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Bio-cultural area protected

Congratulations to Fort Good Hope leadership and residents on the establishment of Ts'udé Nilįné Tueyata protected area. This marks the culmination of years of work and ensures that this important bio-cultural area will be protected for generations to come. See: https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/nort…

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Course Completion

Christine completed the course, Alchemy of Group Facilitation , with Julian Griggs at the Hollyhock Centre. She enjoyed brushing up on her theory and reflecting on her last several years of practice. Congratulations Christine!

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Pride Week: August 6-10

In all, the PlanIt North team provided $4,000 in in-kind sponsorship. Jennifer Luckay, PlanIt North's in-house graphic designer worked with the team at the Rainbow Coalition of Yellowknife on their graphic design needs for Pride Week. Congratulations to all of the organizers and volunteers for …

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Welcoming Aven

PlanIT North Principal Christine Wenman welcomed her son Aven to the world June 17, 2019. She and her husband Rich are thrilled! Christine will be stepping back from work for six months to spend time with her son and will be returning part time in January 2019.

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Congratulations Michael

Congratulations to PlanIt North team member Michael for his successful completion of Simon Fraser University's Community Economic Development Certificate program. The program took place over the past eight months and included two weeks of intensive course work at Simon Fraser University. Michael …

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Men's Transition Home in Fort Good Hope

Christine and Michael are pleased to be in Fort Good Hope today working with the K’asho Got’įnę Housing Society Board to review planning documents for their men's transition home. It is exciting to witness the efforts of this dedicated team.

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Bidding Farewell to Alexis

PlanIt North is sad to announce the departure of Alexis Jorgensen. Alexis has worked as an environmental advisor for the past year with the team. We wish Alexis success in her future endeavours.

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