A pocket park for Ottawa?

With the growing urban design trend of pocket parks, where miniature leftover city spaces are adapted to become little urban oases, a... Read More

Across the Ottawa Spaces – 23 September 2013

Eric Darwin speculates on several possible fates for the Talent O-Train consists once the new Alstom trains are in service, and also... Read More

Across the Ottawa Spaces – 25 July 2013

A selection of Ottawa-focused articles from across the Internet in recent weeks… Urbsite profiles the previous Ottawa City Hall... Read More

Image of the Moment – Anodes in Orléans

Taken a week or so ago on Merkley Drive in the Fallingbrook section of Orléans. These devices have been seen around the neighbourhood... Read More

Across the Ottawa Spaces: June 2013

Another selection of weblog entries covering infrastructure and history across the city: Eric Darwin comes across a German innovation... Read More

Sights of Bytown: Piano in the Market

Taken in April 2012, on the Juno Awards weekend in the ByWard Market. The piano has since been moved slightly to protect it from the... Read More

Chinatown’s Lucky Eight, with Eric Darwin and Gowalla

The second Spacing Ottawa Gowalla trip went online this week. Drawing heavily on the excellent West Side Action blog by community... Read More

Spacing Ottawa anniversary: Seven things I learned about my city

It seems last month, not last year, that we launched Spacing Ottawa with a party at the Cube Gallery on Hamilton. I’ll never... Read More