Book Review From the Stacks – Seven Rules for Sustainable Communities: Design Strategies for the Post-carbon World

These days it has become nearly impossible to open a newspaper or read a website without encountering numerous doomsday predictions of... Read More

Happy birthday to the Toronto streetcar system

There are perhaps few things more symbolic of Toronto than its streetcars. For more than 150 years, surface rail has formed the... Read More

Funiculars of Portugal

Outside of Quebec City and Niagara Falls, Canada is a funicular desert. Edmonton is exploring construction of a funicular for access... Read More

The Case For Bus-Only Lanes on Georgia Street

At Slow Streets, we believe in quick and effective results that are measurable and observable. We call for maximizing the utility of... Read More

EVENT: City Conversations—Future of the Viaducts

When: Thursday, August 6, 2015 12:30 PM Where: Room 1600, SFU Vancouver at Harbour Centre, 515 W. Hastings St. Two years ago, a... Read More

Cost Effective Improvements for Better Transit Today

Canadian municipalities are confronted with an interesting predicament – our cities are growing at unprecedented rates. For... Read More

Transportation Plebiscite: ‘no’ better engagement strategies?

For the past month, many people have eagerly awaited the result of Metro Vancouver’s Transportation Plebiscite: A non-binding vote on... Read More

EVENTS: Opening of Empire Fields, Plateau Sports Park and New Greenways, July 18th

Empire Fields and Plateau Sports Park is 15 acres of new and renewed sport, recreation and playground spaces that was completed in the... Read More

Unveiling the Bloor Viaduct’s Luminous Veil

At night, the Rosedale Ravine is dark. It’s so dark, in fact, that the Bloor Viaduct is just shapes overhead, cobwebby steel arches... Read More

Metro Vancouverites Reject Improvements to Transit

The results of the Metro Vancouver Transportation and Transit Plebiscite are in and earlier today Elections BC announced that Metro... Read More