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Designing Future Transit Hubs Today
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...all prepared to be the primary use as transit trends change. But will this alone be enough? What about the transit hubs integration with the urban fabric? In what ways...
The Case for ‘Dispersed’ TODs
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...For the last three decades, Transit-Oriented Development (TOD) has been the response of transit and urban planners for walkable, sustainable and equitable communities within walking distance of transit. This approach...
A Driverless Future is not just about the Cars
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...two camps: Either driverless cars will exacerbate the ills brought by the private automobile – a suburban dystopia – or become a way to fix them – an urban utopia....
Supporting Urban Ecosystems
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...transit, to high unemployment rates. Connection: How can we foster more a symbiotic relationship within our urban spaces? We must look at our world as a web of systems, thinking...
Progressing Towards Urban Resilience
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Have you heard of the concept of urban resilience? Last week, 100 Resilient Cities hosted the 2017 “Urban Resilience Summit” for urban professionals around the globe to come together and share their work to advance resiliency. Urban resilience is defined by 100 Resilient Cities “as the capacity of individuals, communities, institutions, businesses, and systems within...
Clever Cities! Innovation as a Leader in Urban Transformation
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...urban or sub-urban setting to grow innovation. Writing in the “The Rise of Innovation Districts”, Bruce Katz and Julie Wagner describe Innovation Districts as being “…connected by transit, powered by...
Urban Burbs, the Next Millennial Magnets?
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...suburbs either. Instead, to fulfill their desire for urbanity, city neighbourhoods outside the downtown core are the primary destination. To live affordably near work and/or school, with plenty of spaces...
The Urban Effects of Modern Olympic Games
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...“Grand Paris” plan. Having founded the “Métropole du Grand Paris (Greater Paris Metropolitan Authority)“, Paris is aiming to expand it’s traditional urban boundaries and use modern urban planning principles to...
Transit Beauty: West Harbour Go Transit Station
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Associate | Manager Architecture, Arthur Briggs, talks to Ascent Magazine about the architectural design of Hamilton’s West Harbour Go station....Tags: architecture, transit architecture, transportation
IBI recognized with a National Planning Excellence Award
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...LOS ANGELES – The Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro) is faced with a core challenge of improving the reach of transit and increasing transit ridership throughout Los Angeles...