Edmonton’s Lost Chinese Market Gardens

If you visit the City of Edmonton Archives, a search for “market gardens” in the Henderson’s City Directory for 1932, turns up several... Read More

Placemaking beyond the River Valley: Part II

In my previous post, I talked about the need for quality public spaces outside of the river valley and ravines. Not all Edmontonians... Read More

Placemaking beyond the River Valley: Part I

Like every other Edmontonian, I love the river valley. Without doubt, it’s the main physical feature that defines our city. This... Read More

Sense of Place in the River Valley through Cycling

While talking with my friend one night after an autumn bike ride through the River Valley he said “Edmonton would be the worst place... Read More

50 Years of Sport: The Jasper Place Sports Centre

On August 10, 1963 the Jasper Place Sports Centre (9200 163 Street) opened in the former Town of Jasper Place to much fanfare. The... Read More

The World’s Top Public Spaces

Editor’s Note: For the upcoming weeks, a series of articles focusing on public spaces will appear on Spacing Edmonton. First up... Read More

Edmonton’s urbanism headlines: April 28 to May 3

HERITAGE Edmonton’s Harbin Gate immortalized in set of new stamps honouring Chinatowns [Global] Herzog: The Brewery in... Read More

Walkable ≠ Walked

This guest post by Brandon Webber originally appeared on his website on April 15, 2013. My work is 3.5 kilometres away from where I... Read More

Launch Event Recap: Photo Contest

We are proud to present the winning entry of Spacing Edmonton’s April photo contest submitted by Chris. Chris will receive two free... Read More