Debunking Edmonton’s “War on Cars”

A recent opinion piece in the Calgary Herald claiming that the City of Calgary  is “ignoring the plight of... Read More

Our Winter of Discontent: Sidewalks and Snow Clearing

HALIFAX - After a brutal February and an almost as horrid March, Halifax (aka Hoth on a nasty day) is finally emerging from the worst... Read More

Toronto cyclists have hearts of gold

The City of Toronto was awarded a Silver Bicycle Friendly Community Award in 2012 for achievement in the areas of Education... Read More

Urbabbles: The LRT flaunts her speed

While still a sort of figment of our collective imagination, the soon-to-be LRT is already tooting her own horn. Illustration: Chanel... Read More

EVENT: SFU City Conversations | Can Vancouver Play in the Big Leagues of Renewable Cities?

City Conversations: Can Vancouver Play in the Big Leagues of Renewable Cities? WHEN: Thursday, April 2, 12:30 – 1:30 pm WHERE: Room... Read More

Stadia mania: Toronto’s six-decade quest for a civic stadium

The Stadocentre, Metrodome, Astrodome, and Tower Dome: Toronto historically has had no lack of imagination when it comes to dreaming... Read More

La Formule E succédera-t-elle à la F 1 ?

L’été dernier, les divers paliers de gouvernements ont voté l’octroi d’environ 200 millions de dollars pour (éponger les caprices du... Read More

Stairs to nowhere, trap streets, and other Toronto oddities

There’s a set of stairs on Greenwood Avenue that lead nowhere. At the top, a wooden fence at the end of someone’s back... Read More

SPACING vs. MULCAIR: What the NDP would do for Toronto and Canadian cities

NDP Opposition Leader Thomas Mulcair is in town this week to make his pitch to Canada’s largest city. At the Metro Toronto... Read More

Book Review: Tactical Urbanism

Author: Mike Lydon and Anthony Garcia (Island Press, 2015)  tac·ti·cal adjective \ˈtak-ti-kəl\: “of or relating to small-scale... Read More