Mechanisms of connection

A city in change can be fascinating and inspiring, as much as it can be sad and depressing. This is true, I suspect, for its residents... Read More

Jane’s Walk 2015: 3 Walks in Ottawa

In a winter city like Ottawa, spring is a time for awakening and renewal. It’s also a great time to get out and explore the city on... Read More

Visual Thoughts #54

Last VT image: Trout Lake Community Centre, Vancouver. *** Erick Villagomez is one of the founding editors at Spacing Vancouver. He is... Read More

Hunter Street’s microlofts an answer to building sustainable density in Halifax’s urban core

HALIFAX – You may not have noticed them even if you live in the area. Three tiny residential units are being built in a backyard... Read More

Good Reads: Spring 2015 Edition of Fort York’s newsletter Fife & Drum

The spring edition of the Friends of Fort York’s quarterly newsletter, Fife and Drum was released recently.  Loads of maps and... Read More

Lessons on rekindling a regional romance: a visit to Hamilton reveals a percolating urban revival Canada needs to watch

A peculiar day-trip took citizens of Ontario’s capital on an exploration of the history and revitalisation of Southern... Read More

Keeping Connected – Passing on What We’ve Learned to the Next Generation

Each year, the Parent Advisory Council (PAC) of the Laura Secord Elementary School – located at East Broadway and Lakewood Dr... Read More

How Toronto learned to love the patio

For all the time Torontonians will spend sipping lager and pinot on patios this summer, it would be easy to conclude that the people... Read More

PARKS CRISIS conclusion: 10 ideas to help solve Toronto’s parks acquisition crisis

In May 2014, council gave the city’s planning team the green light to embark on a three-year planning exercise, branded TOCore, that’s... Read More

RELEASE: Lead a Jane’s Walk in the 2015 Jane’s Walk Festival!

May 1st, 2nd, & 3rd, 2015: Jane’s Walk Festival Vancouver We would like to invite you to lead a Jane’s Walk in the... Read More