“Spiritual Places” Best Match
Our Favourite Urban Places: #IBIhappycities
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...been sharing posts on our Instagram and wanted to highlight some of our favourite “happy places” here as well! See more highlights by following @IBIGroup on Instagram. Thanks to architectural...
Autonomous Vehicles Can Foster Streets as Places
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...these future streets might look like. Viewing streets as more than space for vehicles can support the notion of streets as places, which has re-emerged in recent years. This thinking...
Women Walking and the “Gender Step Gap”
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...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 that...
Is Vancouver Ready to Grow from Laneways to Living Lanes?
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...the world are waking up to the value of their laneways, transforming them into places that people flock to, rather than avoid. While Vancouver has been successful in building along...
“Most Livable City” Rankings Do Matter!: A Response
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...high rating should be illustrated by a vista from Stanley Park. The cities on the list that I’m familiar with are comfortable places to walk at all hours, comfortable places...
Urbanism: A Catalyst for Wellbeing
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...evolve into healthy communities that live, work and play in very different places than we see today in many of our cities. The focus of healthy communities will be ‘people’,...
Clever Cities! Innovation as a Leader in Urban Transformation
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...innovation districts can play a significant role in shaping the places of the future, as well as providing critical links between the knowledge economies. It is critical that our cities...
Placemaking and Productivity
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...become a national hub of advanced manufacturing it must recognise the importance of good spaces and places. Manufacturing must compete with I.T. for the best people and, as much as...
Urban Burbs, the Next Millennial Magnets?
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...and places to meet friends and where car ownership is an option, not a necessity, are key selling points for this generation. Where millennials live, source: Urban Land Institute, 2015...
The Future of Community Grocery Stores
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...their ability to deliver fresh produce and refrigerated goods within hours. Bloomberg claims that food is also sold in more places than ever (from dollar stores to pharmacies), and that...