Release: VIVA Vancouver Photo Contest – One More Prize to Give Away!

VIVA Vancouver (#VivaVan) is the City of Vancouver’s public space program that turns road spaces into people places, with several big... Read More

The urban park at Lansdowne Park: An interview with the project’s design leads

In the moments leading up to the official opening of the new urban park at Lansdowne Park, on the afternoon of August 15, 2014... Read More

The Downtown Eastside’s Heart Transplant

Authors: Trevor Wideman and Aaron Franks Describing Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside (DTES) as the city’s heart has consequences for the... Read More

Vision Realized: Isaak Kornelsen Memorial Parklet

Just over one year after Jonathan Behnke developed a vision for a parklet to memorialize former classmate, Isaak Kornelsen, his vision... Read More

Fairview may lose out due to Halifax’s Arena Strategy

HALIFAX  - Almost two years ago, Old HRM made a decision that New Halifax will try and contort itself into, or out of…or maybe a bit... Read More

A New Arena for Dartmouth

DARTMOUTH – Halifax’s long awaited Arena Strategy is coming before Regional Council on Tuesday and, so far, it’s the proposed... Read More

If a billboard falls in a forest….. (Part 2)

Five weeks ago, I wrote the first installment of this saga which I described at the time as a “shocking tale of procedural inertia... Read More

What Rob Ford can teach us about populism in Canada & some strategies to counter it

EDITOR: We’re pleased to publish this guest post by Frank Cunningham, an emeritus Professor of Philosophy and Political Science... Read More

Across the Ottawa Spaces – 21 July 2014

Among recent commentaries on infrastructure issues across the city’s websites… Eric Darwin notes the development of the le... Read More

RELEASE: UBC Centre for Cultural Planning and Development Launches New Series of Online Professional Development Workshops

The international UBC Centre for Cultural Planning and Development has launched a new series of professional development workshops... Read More