Rachel holds a degree in Community Design. She gets excited about creative approaches to community research + engagement. Rachel is a critical-thinker // problem-solver who is into the power of design to reshape economies, improve public services + enhance our quality of life. Right now she is coordinator of 4 Days Thinking Forward Halifax http://www.4days.ca

Sharing Ideas to Transform Vacant Site into Urban Gardens… and more

HALIFAX – Once declared by Shakespeare, “What is the city but the people?” suggests he may have been as successful... Read More

Events Guide: Common Roots Public Forum

HALIFAX -Here it is Halifax: an opportunity to rethink how our city uses its interim and vacant sites for the common good. Together... Read More

Thursday’s Headlines

TRANSPORTATION MONCTON – Woman struck at intersection[Times & Transcript] HALIFAX – Herring Cove Road bike lanes nixed... Read More

Wednesday’s Headlines

CITY HALL HALIFAX – Council puts brakes on bike lanes [Metro News] SAINT JOHN – City lawyers look at move by Rothesay... Read More

Monday Musing

co-hosted by Veronica Simmonds If coffee doesn’t quite spark your brain on Mondays, get your juices flowing with Spacing... Read More

Art, Ecology, Education in your North End Neighbourhood this Summer

Photo by Clara Stewart-Robertson & Jennifer Pritchard HALIFAX – “North End neighbours and all Haligonians alike... Read More

Monday Musing

co-hosted by Veronica Simmonds If coffee doesn’t quite spark your brain on Mondays, get your juices flowing with Spacing... Read More

Tell a Better Downtown Story

HALIFAX – The Downtown Halifax Business Commission (DHBC) recently launched a promotional campaign to “tell a better... Read More