“Community Land Trusts” Best Match
Are Community Land Trusts the Key to Affordable Housing?
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potential benefits of Community Land Trusts in Vancouver, check out this report by the False Creek South Neighbourhood Association, titled “Community Land Trusts: The Solution to Metro Vancouver’s Housing Affordability...
The Future of Shared Housing
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...which are government sponsored or managed, is the community land trust. A community land trust is defined as “a nonprofit corporation that develops and stewards affordable housing, community gardens, civic...
The Future of Community Grocery Stores
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communities”.” How will community grocers adapt to changing technologies and expensive urban retail space, while still playing their vital role as community hubs? Photo by Clem Onojeghuo on Unsplash...
Mental Health & Wellbeing in Cities
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...today. However, the current picture is by no means rosy. Our mental health services are under intense pressure and NHS Trusts are very busy improving their community-facing services in response....
Community Building at the Grocery Store
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...marginalized community, while creating economic opportunities and improving access to nutritious food. Perhaps it’s time for the humble grocery store to figure more centrally in the inclusive and healthy community?...
Street Murals: The Power of Public Art
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...neighbourhoods. Community groups have been using murals for generations to inspire social change. In New York City, community-organization Groundswell was founded with the belief that “collaborative art-making combines the sanctity...
Jographies: Urban Infrastructure to Encourage Running
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...– ultimately improving community health. Of course, the benefits that group running has on community health can also be extended to other low impact exercise such as cycling. Already popular...
Four Steps of Creative Placemaking
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...for people to socialize and gather with other members of their community. Despite the pressing need for public space, if these sites are left unattended or abandoned, they can perpetuate...
Lessons from the Parks and Creative Placemaking Field Guide
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learn more! Partnerships should be should be should be heterogeneous and inclusive Leverage the experts of the community, from public authorities to community groups. While organizing a diverse group...
A “PUF” of Inspiration Towards Net Zero Neighbourhoods
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designs in terms of energy, materials and water flows, and to determine how these designs will impact a community’s long-term sustainability. As nature and landscape professionals, we are uniquely positioned...