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What is Happy Streets Living Lab?

Join Happy Streets participant Amanda Leahy as she describes the experiment and how the different setting influenced her sense of wellbeing.

Happy Streets: Green Laneway vs. Hardscaped Laneway

Can adding lush greenery influence people’s happiness and trust in strangers? Happy City and Urban Realities Lab decided to find out.

Happy Streets: A Tale of Two Intersections

Using tactical urbanism, the City of Vancouver painted vibrant rainbow crosswalks at a busy intersection. Did it influence the way people feel about themselves and others?