Paul Giang grew up exploring Edmonton’s landscape, which led him to become an ecologist and urbanist. After studying in Montreal and India, he came back to Edmonton to rediscover and share what he loves about the city.


Edmonton’s urbanism headlines: January 11 – 17

HERITAGE Metro talks with Edmonton’s outgoing historian laureate [Metro News] Why the people of Alberta, Canada, name everything... Read More

Edmonton’s urbanism headlines: January 4 – 10

TRANSPORT ICYMI: Tristin Hopper writes a scathing article about the Metro Line  [Edmonton Journal] … and here is Mack... Read More

Edmonton’s urbanism headlines: Winter Break

We hope you had a Happy New Year! Here’s a small collection of headlines you may have missed during the break: Need for social... Read More

Edmonton’s urbanism headlines: December 14 – 20

TRANSPORT Some new Edmonton EPark pay machines inaccessible [Metro News] Approval logjam-break enabled Pride crosswalks [City of... Read More

Jasper Avenue still a Player in Downtown Revival

Is it all really doom and gloom? Last week an Edmonton Journal editorial painted a rather bleak picture for Jasper Avenue and what it... Read More

Edmonton’s urbanism headlines: December 7 – 13

DEVELOPMENT Edmonton real estate market headed for 2016 correction: Experts [Metro News] Second phase of Edmonton’s Blatchford... Read More

Edmonton’s urbanism headlines: November 30 – December 6

BUDGET Edmonton mayor announces 3.4% property tax increase [CBC] Edmonton budget highlights: Coyotes, breweries, Rossdale [Metro News... Read More

This is Harbin: Edmonton Road

As pointed out in a previous article by Erik Backstrom, our sister city in China has their very own Edmonton Road (埃德蒙顿路 or... Read More

Edmonton’s urbanism headlines: November 23 – 29

TRANSPORT Consortium, including Bombardier, to build Edmonton’s $1.8-billion Valley Line LRT [Edmonton Journal] Edmonton Mayor... Read More

Imagining Edmonton’s Main Street

Jasper Avenue is said to be Edmonton’s main street. But what does that mean? Its multiple uses–as destination and as... Read More