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Jane’s Walk Weekend

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...ideas of renowned urbanist Jane Jacobs, 2017 marks the 11th annual Jane’s Walk weekend. Covering a range of topics limited only by participants’ imaginations, free, locally organized, tours will take...

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Jane Jacobs & Holes in the Wall

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...growth, but it doesn’t stop there. Writing in 1956, Jane Jacobs underlines the importance of “hole in the wall” shops and restaurants. From her street-level perspective, these places, and the...

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Jane Jacobs was Right

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...In her book The Death and Life of Great American Cities, Jane Jacobs recorded her observations on city building from Greenwich Village in New York City. Notably, she identified four...

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Everything is Connected to Everything Else

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...Jane Jacobs’ 10 most important (and misunderstood) lessons. City-making professions are taking steps towards holistic perspectives and diminished silos, but a half-century on, Jane’s work still has many lessons to...

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Family-Friendly Cities?

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...Schwarz contrasts the diversity and vibrancy of Jane Jacobs’ Greenwich Village with the form that exists today. Arguing that today’s VUNs are devolving into “adult playgrounds”, he notes that while...

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Industrial Revolution: Renewing the Rust Belt

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...interest to Uber. Second, Jane Jacobs once said that, “New ideas need old buildings.” Now, in many thriving cities, old buildings are preserved for heritage, limiting their capacity for new...

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What Would Cities Designed by Women Look Like?

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...Leading exceptions, like Jane Jacobs and Janette Sadik-Khan aside, citymaking remains a male-dominated profession. Confronting this reality, the Guardian Cities spoke with a number of prominent female urbanists to find...

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Ecology, Design Patterns & the Self-Building City

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...While a resurgence in mixed-use development has contributed to more human-scale districts, Färgfabriken‘s Jan Ryden argues in a recent article for Volume, that it often lacks the diversity Jane Jacobs...

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IBI Group enhances board with two new directors

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...TORONTO – IBI Group Inc. is pleased to announce the election of Jane Bird and Dr. Juri Pill as independent Directors to its Board of Directors. They were elected along...

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