Urban Development: Does Halifax need to grow up?

HALIFAX – It has become painfully obvious to many if not most observers that Halifax has a sprawl problem.  The Halifax Regional... Read More

Urban Planet: Detroit Packard plant

The video tells the story of Detroit’s Packard plant. The hundred-year-old building once produced luxury vehicles, but now it... Read More

Urban Planet: Mesmerizing visualizations of mass-transit

While you are riding the overcrowded bus to work, it might be impossible to imagine how many other people, on innumerable forms of... Read More

Urban Planet: Mother of all traffic jams

Over two feet of snow dumped on Russian, which might have been fine, had some localities not closed exits along the major highway... Read More

Urban Planet: Sydney Opera House façade projection

SYDNEY OPERA HOUSE | Facade projection from urbanscreen on Vimeo. If you live in Ottawa, or have visited recently, you might be... Read More

THE OLD NORTH END – A visit to Brunswick street in 1966

Hope Cottage, Brunswick street looking South Editor’s Note: Cross-posted from The Old North End, the author’s research... Read More

Urban Planet: Bulgaria’s Klek Shops

Urban Planet is a daily roundup of blogs from around the world dealing specifically with urban environments. We’ll be on the lookout... Read More

Urban Planet: The Quiet Car

Urban Planet is a daily roundup of blogs from around the world dealing specifically with urban environments. We’ll be on the lookout... Read More