Zoning Must Evolve – Introduction

Vancouver’s Worst Zoning – 4743 Belmont Avenue, Vancouver (recently sold for $42 million). Image Credit: boomerinvancouver.com... Read More

LORINC: 2021 vote was a tale of two elections

In the dying days of an election no one wanted, four themes dominated: the split on the left, the split on the right, the apparent... Read More

Graphic Novella: You Forgot About Me! – Part 1

By Scot Hein with illustrations by Jaldhi Gohil. This two-part graphic novella, “You Forgot About Me” is offered as a... Read More

LORINC: The transit-less election

You don’t need to be a rocket scientist to understand why transit didn’t crack the surface of this federal election. After 18 months... Read More

None of the Parties Are Willing to Drive Down Home Costs

The federal election is upon us, and finally the cost of housing has bubbled up as the top issue. Vancouver area voters have waited... Read More

The New Architectural Spires of Canada’s National Religion

The highest regularly inhabited floor space of any building in Canada is the 72nd floor of First Canadian Place in Toronto. The... Read More

LORINC: The climate crisis must be the ballot question for this federal election

One of the sturdiest tropes of political rhetoric and punditry is that elections, especially those that end minority governments, are... Read More

Planning for the Long Haul – Bikepacking and the Metro Vancouver Regional Greenways 2050 Plan

Over the last ten years, cycling infrastructure has vastly improved in Metro Vancouver. New bike lanes, pathways, signals, and parking... Read More

PODCAST: Spacing Radio 059, Federal Election Panel 2021

A snap federal election in the face of a potential “fourth wave” of the COVID-19 pandemic means an emergency panel episode... Read More

LORINC: The case for re-branding urban shade for a world on fire

Given the increasingly dire news about climate change, including the release yesterday of the IPCC latest report on accelerating... Read More