Women Walking and the “Gender Step Gap”

...walkability and women’s health? The answer, it seems, comes down to safety. Walkable urban places tend to be safer urban places for all genders. The return is also true- places... (Search hits: 1 in body, 0 in title, 0 in categories, 0 in tags, 1 in other taxonomies. Score: 98.29)

Seven Steps to a Thriving Downtown

Powered by demographic shifts coupled with a renewed interest in urban amenities, as well as transit, walking and biking, downtown cores have seen a major resurgence in recent... (Search hits: 0 in body, 0 in title, 0 in categories, 0 in tags, 1 in other taxonomies. Score: 49.15)

People, Technology & the City

...evident, while many who’ve never previously consider it, may evaluate the walkability of their cities. More broadly, the diffusion of augmented reality strengthens the value of lateral thinking in a... (Search hits: 1 in body, 0 in title, 0 in categories, 0 in tags, 0 in other taxonomies. Score: 49.15)

Is Vancouver Ready to Grow from Laneways to Living Lanes?

Written by Mitchell Reardon Land in Vancouver is among the world’s most valuable, yet 27% of it is used for roads, streets and laneways. At $150 per square... (Search hits: 0 in body, 0 in title, 0 in categories, 0 in tags, 1 in other taxonomies. Score: 49.15)

Urban Burbs, the Next Millennial Magnets?

...inner-city dwellings, particularly as they start families. With this in mind, a private or neighbour-shared yard or terrace is appealing, but shouldn’t compromise the walkability or affordability of the neighbourhood.... (Search hits: 1 in body, 0 in title, 0 in categories, 0 in tags, 0 in other taxonomies. Score: 49.15)

A Home for Tomorrow? The Rise of YIMBY

...to increased density and upzoning, the proliferation of a more diverse and inclusive housing stock, more mixed use development, walkability and more transit options. Growing out of a frustration with... (Search hits: 1 in body, 0 in title, 0 in categories, 0 in tags, 0 in other taxonomies. Score: 49.15)

Affordable Housing for Cars or for People?

...additional units, but effects the walkability of the city: parking minimums lead to an urban fabric that requires more driving, while reduced or flexible parking space requirements support walkable urban... (Search hits: 1 in body, 0 in title, 0 in categories, 0 in tags, 0 in other taxonomies. Score: 49.15)

Embracing Winter in the City

...clearing priorities or map winter assets, while walkability is a vital four-season issue. And for city-making professionals, a wealth of resources and events have emerged in recent years. We’ve still... (Search hits: 1 in body, 0 in title, 0 in categories, 0 in tags, 0 in other taxonomies. Score: 49.15)

A Driverless Future is not just about the Cars

...technologies. These three trends are driven in different proportions by changing demographics, growing demand for urban living and walkability, the aspiration for a higher quality of life, the need for... (Search hits: 1 in body, 0 in title, 0 in categories, 0 in tags, 0 in other taxonomies. Score: 49.15)

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