“Spiritual Places” Best Match
Our Favourite Urban Places: #IBIhappycities
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...It became one of her favourite places upon moving to SLC two years ago. You can follow her observations at #lifeofanarchitect! #SLC #designinspiration #happyspace #publicrealm #Utah #happycites #urbandesign #urbanlife #urbanex...
Autonomous Vehicles Can Foster Streets as Places
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...what 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...
Women Walking and the “Gender Step Gap”
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...steps a day on average than their male counterparts.” In places where people walk less, women walk least of all. Why is this true? What is driving this correlation between...
Is Vancouver Ready to Grow from Laneways to Living Lanes?
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...around 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...
“Most Livable City” Rankings Do Matter!: A Response
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...Vancouver’s 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...
Urbanism: A Catalyst for Wellbeing
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...care, education and training, multi-cultural spiritual support and financial services. To support healthy people in healthy communities, we must consider and challenge the types of spaces that are created. These...
Clever Cities! Innovation as a Leader in Urban Transformation
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...that 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...
Urban Burbs, the Next Millennial Magnets?
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...spaces 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,...
Placemaking and Productivity
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...to 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...