Is the future of ride hailing friendly?

Torontonians love Uber and Lyft. So much that there are an estimated 70,000 private transportation company (PTC) vehicles operating on... Read More

PODCAST: Spacing Radio 041, Toronto’s endless transit circus

It’s been a while since we delved into the always amusing world of Toronto transit. There have been major proposals from the... Read More

Transportation tech bros need to listen to the Vision Zero folks

When we talk about Smart Cities, which seems to be all the time now, we hear about tensions between public governance and corporate... Read More

Book Review—Beyond Mobility: Planning Cities for People and Places

Authors: Robert Cervero, Erick Guerra, Stefan Al (Island Press, 2017) The cumulative consequences of this nearly singular focus on... Read More

Book Review—Better Buses, Better Cities: How to Plan, Run and Win the Fight for Effective Transit

Author: Steven Higashide (Island Press, 2019) Better Buses, Better Cities: How to Plan, Run and Win the Fight for Effective Transit is... Read More

Metro Vancouver needs a more Multilingual Translink

Accessibility is a key priority of any public transit system. While much-needed efforts are underway in making bus stops and SkyTrain... Read More

PODCAST: Spacing Radio 040, Canadian Cities Vote

Before Canada elects a new federal government, we thought we’d take a look at what the various parties are talking about, or... Read More

PODCAST: Spacing Radio 039, How I Spent Doug Ford’s Summer Vacation

We begin this month by tuning in to the wonderfully named Special Committee on Governance, which was created to find ways to adjust to... Read More

The Future Fix Podcast: How Innisfil is using Uber as public transit

Spacing and Evergreen proudly present The Future Fix: Solutions for Communities Across Canada, a special podcast series. In our first... Read More

How long will ride-hailing apps last?

Part two of Nick’s look at the state of ride hailing. Read part one here. It has been almost ten years since Uber was founded in San... Read More