BOOK REVIEW – Site Design for Multifamily Housing: Creating Livable, Connected Neighborhoods

Authors: Nico Larco, Kristin Kelsey, and Amanda West (Island Press, 2014) Given multi-unit residential housing accounts for the vast... Read More

Neighbourhood Walk: Taking a stroll along Uptown Rideau

Today we bring you the third in a series of neighbourhood photo essays by Spacing Ottawa contributor Christopher Ryan, as we take a... Read More

Spacing Ottawa Tour: Beaver Barracks Community Housing

On Saturday June 21, 2014, a group of 20 Spacing Ottawa readers met to tour the sustainable and socially innovative Beaver Barracks... Read More

Doors Open Ottawa 2014

On June 7th and 8th The City of Ottawa celebrated its 13th annual Doors Open Ottawa event, a festival that allows residents and... Read More

Image of the Past: Ottawa Hospital Civic Campus

Image: Ottawa Hospital, Civic Campus Location: 1053 Carling Avenue Date of photo: Unknown Photographer/Source: Library and Archives... Read More

Spacing Ottawa Event: Beaver Barracks Site Tour

WHAT: Site visit and walking tour of the Beaver Barracks, community rental housing development WHEN: June 21, 1pm WHERE: Beaver... Read More

Neighbourhood Walk: Carling Avenue and development on the outskirts of town

Today we bring you the second in a series of neighbourhood photo essays by Spacing Ottawa contributor Christopher Ryan, and take a... Read More

Street art with heart: The Artists of the Glebe vs. Minto

With the much ‘discussed’ construction of the Lansdowne Park Redevelopment project creeping closer to its slated date of... Read More

Towers of Babel

Pax Ethnica: Where and How Diversity Succeeds Author: Karl E. Meyer and Shareen Blair Brysac (Perseus Books 2012) Can’t we all... Read More

Image of the Moment: 273-279 Sussex Drive

Location: 273-279 Sussex Drive  Date of photo: March 14, 2014 Photographer: Kristen Gagnon A strange sight can currently be found... Read More