Do you have a personal rule for appreciating Toronto as you travel?

A couple of weeks ago I was travelling on the subway between the east side and downtown when, as I always do, I looked up and out over... Read More

EVENT: 2019 Year-in-Review Workshop

Workshopping the planning milestones that transformed Vancouver in 2019 Year in Review 2019 is the 5th annual workshop convened by the... Read More

Toronto could learn a lot about civic engagement from Edmonton and Calgary

Let’s assume that Doug Ford isn’t going to declare himself Premier-for-life and that one day, we will have another Premier and maybe... Read More

The Future Fix Podcast: Who governs the Smart City?

Spacing and Evergreen proudly present The Future Fix: Solutions for Communities Across Canada, a special podcast series. It’s... Read More

LORINC: Jagmeet Singh’s historic campaign

In 1990, Norman Inkster, then the commissioner of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police, recommended to the federal government that Sikh... 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

Book Review: Small Cities, Big Issues – Reconceiving Community in a Neoliberal Era

Edited by Christopher Walmsley and Terry Kading (Athabasca University Press, 2018)  In this collection, we reveal the broader forms of... 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

CityStudio Vancouver: A Model of Global Urban Innovation

Since its founding in 2011, CityStudio Vancouver has demonstrated a unique ability to connect City of Vancouver staff with... Read More

Planning City-Wide: A Primer – Part 8

By Way of Conclusions We’ve come a long way, covering a lot of meaningful ground around the city-wide planning process. Like Lynch... Read More