Book Review—America’s Urban Future: Lessons From North of the Border

Authors: Roy Tomalty and Alan Mallach (Island Press, 2015) Urban America has a thing or two to learn from north of the border—that is... Read More

Transportation, Technology and Urban Transformation

We are in the midst of a resurgence of interest and investment in transit. Across North America and at nearly every level of... Read More

Gil Kelley: The Next Leap Forward

Presented by Urbanarium on September 28th, new City of Vancouver Director of Planning Gil Kelley spoke to a full house of architects... Read More

Video Vancouver: Arbutus Greenway

Check out all 11 km of the Arbutus Greenway from False Creek to the Fraser River! (via the City of Vancouver). Read More

EVENTS: Re-Imagining the city – The (im)possibility of Design forum, March 10/11, 2016

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

Monster Home: A Connective Community Approach to Single Family Housing Districts

There is no question that Vancouver is a densifying city. Despite all the excitement and acrimony that comes with that prospective... Read More

Release: Former Vancouverite launches Ondergronds – Conversations between strangers on metro trains

What if everyone around you had an inspiring story to share? What if we lived in a city where strangers talked to each other? What if... Read More

EVENT: City Conversations—Federal Election Forum on Urban Issues, Oct 1

With over 80% of the Canadian population now living in urban areas, it is time for a national conversation on key issues that affect... Read More

Video Vancouver: SLIP | Subway Dancers

SLIP | @PhillipChbeeb & Renee Kester | @ElliotMossMusic Everyone will tell you it is hard to let go of pain… and it is... Read More