Four wild but cheap ideas Edmonton can introduce – right now – to protect cyclists

Cycling in downtown Edmonton is a bit like jogging with bulls. Each time you’re nearly crushed riding atop your velo, you wonder... Read More

Whither the urban car lot?

David Mussell, the general manager of Don Wheaton Motors on Edmonton’s Whyte Avenue, says “the tendency [for car dealerships] is to... Read More

Wayfinding in Edmonton is about to get easier

Cross-posted from Mack Male’s (Mastermaq) blog. See the full post here for more coverage on the Edmonton Wayfinding Group... Read More

It’s time to quit hating on pedways

Pedways have been built in cities around the world for the same reason: weather. Most, in places like Hong Kong, Singapore and Taipei... 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

Edmonton Today: Street Laundromat

Parking DTYEG

Recent maps of parking amenities in Winnipeg  and Detroit got me thinking: what does downtown Edmonton’s current parking... Read More

When our cars buy stuff

While I do recognize the important role that a reasonable amount of  parking plays in supporting viable retail in our complete... Read More