Spacing Ottawa takes a ‘(de)tour': Play and leisure in the Capital

Strathcona Park This past Saturday, nine urban enthusiasts signed up to participate in a special edition of Ottawa... Read More

Oromocto – A New Frontier for Urbanism?

Across North America, many suburban municipalities – characterized by strip malls with thoroughfares built for cars not pedestrians â€... Read More

Ottawa gets time-lapsed: A film that captures the city in movement

With hyper-lapse apps and videos popping up all over social media – the latest version of the tried and true method of... Read More

Communities that grow together: Ottawa’s Community Gardens

Across the city the care-free days of summer are swiftly changing into the shorter, cooler days of autumn. While saying goodbye to... Read More

Book Review – Farming Cuba: Urban Agriculture from the Ground Up

Author: Carey Clouse (Princeton Architectural Press, 2014) In light of growing urban populations and diminishing resources, the issues... Read More

EVENT: Play – A special edition OTTAWA (DE)TOUR in collaboration with Spacing Ottawa

What: Special Edition of Ottawa (de)tours PLAY walking tour, in collaboration with Spacing Ottawa When: Saturday, October 18, 2014 at... Read More

Image of the Past: Ploughing Matches at the Central Experimental Farm, Autumn 1919

Image: ‘Modern tractor at ploughing match, Central Experimental Farm, Ottawa, Ont., Autumn 1919′ Location: Central... Read More

Image of the Moment: The beginnings of Fall in the Nation’s Capital

Image: The beginnings of Fall in the Nation’s Capital Location: Looking East from Prince of Wales Drive, across the Central... Read More

Video Vancouver: Jeff Cutler on Design [#VDW2014]

As part of Vancouver Design Week, here is landscape architect Jeff Cutler sharing his point of view on design. About Vancouver... Read More

10 NO BRAINERS: Free the Parks from Permit Fees

10 No Brainers to Make Toronto More Awesome! is a project of the Centre for City Ecology that highlights small, achievable actions at... Read More