By Chris Erb
STM updates Metro map
Before and after of the old and new map (by Kate McDonnell at Montreal City Weblog. Click for higher resolution) Just the other day, I was sitting on the...
Plage de l’Horloge opens this weekend
Having grown up on the East Coast, the word “beach” is connected connected intimately to getting into the water to swim and splash around to...
Photo du jour : Perdu
Coin de Marie-Anne et Brébeuf
Events guide: Mikael Colville-Andersen to speak at the Grande Bibliothèque
Last year, Kristian S. Villadsen and Louise Kielgast of Gehl Architects visited Montreal to tell us how we might “Copenhagenize” our city (the...
Bixi ad backlash
The third season of the Bixi bike sharing program has started with a few changes. More docking stations have been added to four more neighbourhoods...
Montreal as seen from Space
Today, NASA’s image of the day features a beautiful inclined aerial photo of Montreal and environs taken at night from the International Space...
Devimco’s New Griffintown Scheme: “District Griffin”
Devimco, the embattled developer with big plans for the forlorn neighbourhood of Griffintown, south of Downtown, have finally unveiled their new, albeit...
STM to finally launch airport bus service
On March 29, the STM will launch the 747 “Express Bus” which will shuttle travellers and airport employees between downtown Montreal and the...
Public art & public space seminar next week
Click on poster for higher resolution Next week, the Urban Planning Association at Concordia University will be hosting a seminar focusing on public art...
Photo du jour : Ben’s replacement
Construction is underway on a new hotel and restaurant where Ben’s deli once sat. Photo taken January 27, 2010.
Free parking for non-residents to end in Plateau
The newly elected Projet-Montréal borough council in Le Plateau-Mont-Royal have indicated that they plan to phase out free parking spaces in favour of...
Photo du jour : Winter has begun!
Obligatory photo of the first snow of the winter. Ave de Chateaubriand at Rosemont.