The Case For Bus-Only Lanes on Georgia Street

At Slow Streets, we believe in quick and effective results that are measurable and observable. We call for maximizing the utility of... Read More

Visual Thoughts #57

Last VT image: View from Jericho Beach, Vancouver, BC. *** Erick Villagomez is one of the founding editors at Spacing Vancouver. He is... Read More

EVENT: The Granville Social, July 18 & 19

Watch, play, mingle and meet: all in the street! Check out The Granville Social, a weekend event that will transform the Granville... Read More

In Focus: Downtown Vancouver Public Plazas

As a part of research I have been conducting around public spaces within Downtown Vancouver, I was curious to look into Vancouver’s... Read More

Main Streets: At the Heart of Vancouver’s Communities

Main streets enliven downtowns everywhere. The mix of public spaces with a diverse array of heritage buildings and new developments... Read More

The Case For A Complete Street On Commercial Drive

Complete Streets treat all people equally, regardless of age, gender or physical ability. Complete Street design focuses on improving... Read More

A Century After 1914: Vancouver’s War Memorials

Across Canada there are over 6,000 monuments and cenotaphs dedicated to remembering those who fought in the Great War (1914-18). This... Read More

Modernism in Vancouver Part Two: West Coast Modernism

While mid-century commercial architecture was embracing International Style with its clean-edged steel and glass construction... Read More