The City Before the City: “Righting History” in c̓əsnaʔəm

A public controversy erupted in 2012 when ancestral remains were unearthed during the pre-construction of a condo development on... Read More

Museum of Vancouver Launches Your Future Home: Creating The New Vancouver

Following last week’s Vancouver Debates #1 kick off event at the Museum of Vancouver, visitors where invited to the launch of... Read More

LORINC: All the evidence points to more stalling

And lo, after the people of the town had spent these six long years wandering blindly in a stormy and seemingly ceaseless night, a... Read More

LORINC: Which track is Smart Track on?

One of the enduring features of Toronto’s so-called transit debate is the uneven and treacherous information terrain that ordinary... Read More

MESLIN: While other cities embrace street murals, Toronto staff reject it

It’s been seven months since I wrote about the Regal Heights street mural, a community-driven art project painted by neighbours... Read More

LORINC: What if City Council actually talked about buses?

Bad choices beget more bad choices. If I lie on a government form, I will almost inevitably have to dissemble more in order to ensure... Read More

Is B.C. home to a green building renaissance?

By Karen Tam Wu France was a hub of the Renaissance, an era that saw landmark buildings built in Paris, including parts of the Louvre... Read More

Event: Re-Imagining Urban Form and Policy in a Global Economy – Abstract submission due

This is a reminder you have until January 15, 2016 to submit an abstract to this exciting international symposium titled Re-Imagining... Read More

LORINC: Fixing the federal vote

If the federal Liberals have endured anything even faintly resembling a controversy so far in these early halcyon days of their... Read More

Event: Re-Imagining the city – The (im)possibility of Design forum, March 10/11

Exactly forty years ago, Vancouver hosted the first UN Habitat Conference. In 1976, cities were struggling to survive, global warming... Read More