Book Review: Small Cities, Big Issues – Reconceiving Community in a Neoliberal Era

Edited by Christopher Walmsley and Terry Kading (Athabasca University Press, 2018)  In this collection, we reveal the broader forms of... Read More

PODCAST: Spacing Radio 039, How I Spent Doug Ford’s Summer Vacation

We begin this month by tuning in to the wonderfully named Special Committee on Governance, which was created to find ways to adjust to... Read More

CityStudio Vancouver: A Model of Global Urban Innovation

Since its founding in 2011, CityStudio Vancouver has demonstrated a unique ability to connect City of Vancouver staff with... Read More

Planning City-Wide: A Primer – Part 8

By Way of Conclusions We’ve come a long way, covering a lot of meaningful ground around the city-wide planning process. Like Lynch... Read More

Planning City-Wide: A Primer – Part 7

Time and the City: A Living City-wide Plan We’ve come a long way in addressing the many challenges associated with city-wide planning... Read More

Planning City-Wide: A Primer – Part 6

Developing Alternatives Let’s assume that we’ve managed to develop clear, meaningful objectives that have been made more comprehensive... Read More

Planning City-Wide: A Primer – Part 5

Weighting Goals and Objectives Now that we have a sense of how to approach setting usable goals and objectives for city-wide planning... Read More

Planning City-Wide: A Primer – Part 4

Planning Goals and Objectives – Criteria In light of the common shortcomings described earlier, let’s consider a list of... Read More

Planning City-Wide: A Primer – Part 3

Planning Goals and Objectives – Shortcomings The usefulness of the methods and techniques described in Common City Planning... Read More

PODCAST: Spacing Radio 038, Take it to the Streets

Lanrick Bennett starts us off, talking about a pop-up pilot bike lane project on Toronto’s Danforth Ave. Jared Kolb is stepping... Read More