Cruisers and Voyageurs: Parc Brébeuf

History is palpable in the National Capital Region, and in Parc Brebeuf, beneath the official narrative, is a story you won’t... Read More

For the moment: The Prince of Wales Park

In 1880, a railway bridge was constructed, linking Ottawa, Ontario to Hull (now Gatineau), Quebec.  This bridge, known as the Prince... Read More

Nepean Place: Centretown’s elevated park

An easily overlooked building in Ottawa’s Centretown features a unique amenity which, while in plain sight from the street... Read More

Image of the Moment: ‘Northern Lights” Parliament sound + light show

Image: The original Centre Block facade superimposed onto today’s structure and Peace Tower: Opening night of ‘Northern... Read More

Urbabbles: A Tale of Two Senators

As the NCC waits on five proposals for the redevelopment of LeBreton Flats, Spacing Ottawa muses over the possible... Read More

Installation: The City is a Technology

The idea of the city as a form of technology is the foundation of a series of urban interventions currently at work in and around... 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

Urbabbles: The Rideau Canal is heating up

On the first day of spring, and after the longest consecutive run for the Rideau Canal Skateway, a humourous reminder from... Read More