Video Vancouver: UnGapTheMap

Via Hub Cycling: Find out why we’re working to UnGapTheMap in Metro Vancouver and make cycling safer for all. This video was... Read More

WWW: Cities of the developing world: forgotten spaces, hidden gems, and big ideas

The edges of a mega-city This photo essay documents the fringes of Mexico City, showing the forgotten spaces of urban perimeters... Read More

WWW: Changing transportation to adapt to the technological age

How are ride sharing apps affecting public transit? While the effects ride share apps such as Uber on the taxi industry are evident... Read More

WWW: Transit Transitions

Innovative on-demand bus service implemented in India The new service has faced legal and operational challenges but presents an... Read More

Release: Free UBC online edX course – Ecodesign for Cities and Suburbs, April 4th

ECODESIGN FOR CITIES AND SUBURBS A New Free Internet Course Offered on edX by the University of British Columbia Architects, urban... Read More

Yonge Street Mall: The fun and failure of pedestrianizing Toronto’s iconic strip during the 1970s

On June 3, 1971, there was a party on downtown Yonge Street. Around 8pm, following the news that Ontario Premier Bill Davis had... Read More

WWW: Stories of urban infrastructure

Learning from the mistakes of the High Line Planners rethink and reassess how the design of New York City’s High Line park could have... Read More

Sex on Yonge: Examining the decade when Yonge Street was the city’s sin strip

“I take a walk down Yonge Street, where good times are bought and sold.” When folk music great Ian Tyson penned those lines in 1970... Read More

WWW: Unique ideas for navigating the city

Tricking traffic in Cambridge, England Does creating an artificial roundabout to confuse drivers slow traffic or simply cause an... Read More

The lost streets of South Parkdale

No Toronto neighbourhood paid for the Gardiner Expressway quite like Parkdale. Before construction of the lakefront highway in 1958... Read More