“Living+” Best Match
Building Living Shorelines
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...As described by the National Ocean and Atmospheric Administration, there are additional sustainability benefits to these “living” designs: “Living shorelines are a green infrastructure technique using native vegetation alone or...
Senior Living in the City
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...favour of the amenities and sociability of the city We are living longer and the proportion of older people is rising rapidly; we are staying active longer and expectations of...
Is Vancouver Ready to Grow from Laneways to Living Lanes?
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...into thriving social spaces, while remaining open to all types of mobility. Translated to “living yard” or “living lane”, woonerfs emerged in the Netherlands during the 1960s and 70s, but...
Living Alone, Together
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...Across most of the western world, more people are living alone in cities than ever before. In New York City, one third of residents live alone, up from 5% nationally...
Family-Friendly Living in the City
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...in many European cities. Is family-friendly living in the city really possible? Projects such as Vancouver’s Olympic Village, Stockholm’s Hammarby Sjöstad and Hamburg’s HafenCity suggest that, yes, it is. Now,...
Urban Educations: K-12 in the Downtown Core
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...living downtown. Because of this, many downtowns are now facing a shortage of schools for all the new children at the heart of urban living. In Vancouver, there has been...
The Future of Shared Housing
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...approach and some element of communal living, creating new variations on what is traditionally referred to as “co-operative housing”. These new models tackle some of the biggest issues facing our...
Does a “Most Livable City” Ranking Matter?
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...cities worldwide: stability, healthcare, culture and environment, education, and infrastructure. This is just one of many annual attempts to rank living conditions across the globe, along with survey’s such as...