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When our cars buy stuff

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Vacant retail space, 100-10310 124 Street, photograph by Kyle Witiw

While I do recognize the important role that a reasonable amount of  parking plays in supporting viable retail in our complete streets, the fact remains that people buy stuff. Not cars. And until such a time comes where this changes, people are the ones that contribute to the vibrancy of our streets and the economic sustainability of our retail spaces.