Andrew Cuthbert works as a planner helping urban and rural communities realize their goals. When not working Andrew can most likely be found on his bike taking in the sights and fresh air.

Cartographically Speaking – British Columbia as Westeros

For an enlarged version of the map click here Fantasy fiction mostly takes place is vast and fantastical imaginary geographies. The... Read More

In Defense of Cyclists

Times are tough. Well not really that tough, but every once in a while the balance is upset and people start to raise their voices... Read More

Bike Rides Society

Earlier this year, a couple of cyclists from Austin Texas popped into Vancouver at the beginning of their tour down to San Francisco.¬... Read More

Sustainable Design: A Critical Guide

Author: David Bergman (Princeton Architectural Press, 2012) The way we construct our buildings has a major impact on the... Read More

If Cars Could Talk: Essays on Urbanism

Author: William Fain (Princeton Architectural Press, 2012) William Fain is an urban designer. These are the first words in the... Read More

Transportation Transformation: Rethink and Repurpose

It is by no means a new idea that car travel and dependency is bad for the environment, health and a host of other derivatives.¬† But... Read More

Velo-City 2012 Part 2 – Know your cyclists: Increasing cycling mode share around the world.

[Editor’s Note: This is the second and final part of a series looking at some of the interesting issues that were discussed at... Read More

Right to Bike youth cycling education framework (Velo-city Preview Part 1!)

As more and more people take up cycling as their choice form of transportation, there are seemingly more and more interpretations to... Read More

On Bicycles: 50 Ways the New Bike Culture can Change Your Life

Edited by Amy Walker (New World Library, 2012) There is no doubt that cycling culture is changing and becoming more popular as a means... Read More