Spacing Ottawa takes a ‘(de)tour': Play and leisure in the Capital

Strathcona Park This past Saturday, nine urban enthusiasts signed up to participate in a special edition of Ottawa... Read More

Oromocto – A New Frontier for Urbanism?

Across North America, many suburban municipalities – characterized by strip malls with thoroughfares built for cars not pedestrians ... Read More

Communities that grow together: Ottawa’s Community Gardens

Across the city the care-free days of summer are swiftly changing into the shorter, cooler days of autumn. While saying goodbye to... Read More

Book Review – Farming Cuba: Urban Agriculture from the Ground Up

Author: Carey Clouse (Princeton Architectural Press, 2014) In light of growing urban populations and diminishing resources, the issues... Read More

EVENT: Play – A special edition OTTAWA (DE)TOUR in collaboration with Spacing Ottawa

What: Special Edition of Ottawa (de)tours PLAY walking tour, in collaboration with Spacing Ottawa When: Saturday, October 18, 2014 at... Read More

This Is Edmonton: River Valley Colours

The North Saskatchewan River Valley is unquestionably Edmonton’s gem, hidden in plain sight. For those of us who live on one... Read More

10 NO BRAINERS: Free the Parks from Permit Fees

10 No Brainers to Make Toronto More Awesome! is a project of the Centre for City Ecology that highlights small, achievable actions at... Read More

Book Review: Twenty Minutes in Manhattan

Every morning, the architect and writer Michael Sorkin walks downtown from his Greenwich Village apartment through Washington Square... Read More

10 NO BRAINERS: Reclaim our Visual Environment

10 No Brainers to Make Toronto More Awesome! is a project of the Centre for City Ecology that highlights small, achievable actions at... Read More

Pop-up parks: Surrey Central goes gingham

They’re popping up all over the place! Cities across North America, and perhaps further afield, are creating temporary spaces... Read More