Brent Toderian

Exit Interview: Brent Toderian, Vancouver's Ousted Planning Director

February 13, 2012
Examining his impact on a city after being let go.

For a guy whose name has lately been splashed all over the local media after being fired from his role as planning director of the city of Vancouver, Brent Toderian is eager to talk up his city. We met to talk and tour the city about a week after the news became official that Toderian’s contract had been ended “without cause,” a high profile change in city administration that has left some urbanist-types worried about the city’s future (and some developers in a state of relief or even celebration).