Affordable Housing for Cars or for People?

...land and expenses are set, why do we keep spending these limited resources on housing for cars? Are North American cities ready to change their zoning laws and phase out... (Search hits: 3 in body, 0 in title, 0 in categories, 0 in tags, 1 in other taxonomies. Score: 196.89)

Reusing Industrial Buildings in an Urban Core

...to the neighbourhood? Modern industrial zoning is often rare and pushed to the outskirts of the city. Are there ways to take advantage of these traditional industrial sites to integrate... (Search hits: 2 in body, 0 in title, 0 in categories, 0 in tags, 0 in other taxonomies. Score: 98.44)

Jane Jacobs & Holes in the Wall

...the policy and zoning front, flexible arrangements that maximize the use of a single space can be supported. On a basic level, this includes live-work spaces and light industry juxtaposed... (Search hits: 1 in body, 0 in title, 0 in categories, 0 in tags, 1 in other taxonomies. Score: 98.44)

The City as an R&D Lab

...the potential for performance based zoning as a smarter, more market-responsive, way to shape cities. Perhaps most interestingly, Doctoroff emphasizes the need for new technologies to benefit the triple-helix of... (Search hits: 1 in body, 0 in title, 0 in categories, 0 in tags, 0 in other taxonomies. Score: 49.22)

The City of Today: Circle Back to the Past?

...of mixed use traditional neighborhoods), rather than simple and clean hierarchical structures (think of single-use districts and Euclidean zoning). The notion of a city understood as a whole was the... (Search hits: 1 in body, 0 in title, 0 in categories, 0 in tags, 0 in other taxonomies. Score: 49.22)

Long Commutes are Equivalent to Pay Cuts

...the conversations around density, shared street design, congestion, and zoning? If people move further away from their jobs to find affordable housing, how can we mitigate the effects their new... (Search hits: 1 in body, 0 in title, 0 in categories, 0 in tags, 0 in other taxonomies. Score: 49.22)

Hidden Density: The Growing Case for ADUs

...often without permits and counter to a city’s zoning code. In the city of Los Angeles, for example, there were 644 permitted ADUs constructed between 2003 and 2016, but there... (Search hits: 1 in body, 0 in title, 0 in categories, 0 in tags, 0 in other taxonomies. Score: 49.22)

New York City Architecture: As Diverse as the City Itself

...Financial District, is responsible for ushering in what is perhaps the most defining era of NYC architecture, the setback style era, which birthed the skyscraper. A zoning law passed in... (Search hits: 1 in body, 0 in title, 0 in categories, 0 in tags, 0 in other taxonomies. Score: 49.22)

Unilever Distribution Centre wins REX award

...civil engineering at the official plan, zoning, and subdivision levels and planning at the site plan level. The distribution centre, developed by client group H&R REIT, Canadian Commercial Capital, Giffels... (Search hits: 1 in body, 0 in title, 0 in categories, 0 in tags, 0 in other taxonomies. Score: 49.22)

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