“Mixed Use” Best Match
The Urban Effects of Modern Olympic Games
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The Olympics and urban planning have a long relationship that goes far beyond that brief time in the early 20th century when “mixed architecture, architectural designs” and “town planning” were...
Single-Use Items vs. City Streets: How to Reduce and Recycle in the Urban Arena
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...single-use food service items. How can we reduce and reuse in the urban arena? How do we integrate sustainability into this disposable culture, starting with on our streets? Vancouver has...
A Driverless Future is not just about the Cars
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...best use,’ such as compact housing and mixed use community hubs with direct transfers between shared driverless services and rapid transit; and Functional and fare integration of private sector transit-on...
A “PUF” of Inspiration Towards Net Zero Neighbourhoods
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...unit, and a single building impacts the lives of only a few users. Achieving net zero requires efficiency, and consideration of water and material use as energy is required to...
Making Better Use of Costa Rica’s Public Space
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...connections between buses. Public transport is an example of full democracy. This is where many people of different origins and social classes come together daily in great numbers. If a...
IBI Group Recognized for Architecture and Urban Design
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...In Eastern Canada, IBI’s design of Broccolini’s L’Avenue in Montreal was awarded an INOVA Award from the Quebec Urban Design Institute for Multi-Use Residential (over $50m). This 50-storey, mixed-use tower...Tags: architecture, high-rise, L'Avenue, Minto Yorkville, Montreal, One Pacific, Toronto, Trapp+Holbrook, UDI, Vancouver
The Case for ‘Dispersed’ TODs
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...its own. Since this did not happen in many cases, phase two focused on planning ‘ideal’ TODs that would be perfect in terms of design, density and use. However, this...
Old Power Plants, New Energy
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...use will grant these buildings new life. If significant architecture sits in disrepair for decades, ought it still be preserved until a use is found? Does industrial adaptive reuse work...
Jographies: Urban Infrastructure to Encourage Running
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...groups across the country, can we design and manage our streets, spaces and parks to increase the number of people who use them and ultimately improve community health? The answer...
A Better Use for the Laneway
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...noting that paint and pallets can be used to rapidly reshape a laneway at low cost. From a lighter, quicker, cheaper strategy, a full woonerf approach, or another strategy, cities...