“Grocery Store” Best Match
The Future of Community Grocery Stores
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From corner bodegas to big box stores, the future of grocery stores is both challenged and brightened by changing technologies and cities. What is the future of community grocery stores,...
Community Building at the Grocery Store
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Often viewed simply as a commercial space, a grocery store’s value can extend beyond the sum of its transactions. As Winnipeg’s indigenous-owned and -operated Neechi Commons demonstrates, they can also...
Food Deserts: A Problem on their own or a Problem of Inequality?
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...of the country vapid of fresh fruit, vegetables, and other healthful whole foods, usually found in impoverished areas. This is largely due to a lack of grocery stores, farmers’ markets,...
The Maker Movement
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...but collaboration is encouraged and supported by simply opening the double doors of the shared facilities (store, office and lab prep), which separates the two areas thus providing direct access...
Jane Jacobs & Holes in the Wall
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...new development on large sites, planners, architects and developers can commit to include certain businesses (ie. grocery stores and cafes) and encourage fine-grain street level development. This can be achieved...
New Town Utopia?
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...mixed use with schools, pubs, and grocery markets nearby. There should be a balance of housing and jobs. A 1948 commercial shares the attractive promise of the New Town Developments...
A Greener Earth Day (+ Everyday)
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...impacts of food waste, transportation pollution, food insecurity and an over reliance on imported food. Urban agriculture allows city residents to offset their grocery bill and connect with the land...
A Better Use for the Laneway
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The humble laneway is so ubiquitous in North American cities (and some beyond) that most people rarely question its purpose. In most cases, that’s to store cars and garbage (and...
Innovative app delivers traffic and road conditions for Albertans
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...audio alerts helping to ensure a safer trip. Additionally, we are delighted our product resonates with AMA’s brand.” App downloads Play Google Store iTunes Contacts Bruno Peters, Edmonton 780-428-4000, x800...
Is Vancouver Ready to Grow from Laneways to Living Lanes?
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...the West End. Can Vancouver laneways be places to do more than just store cars and garbage? (Image Credit: L- Mitchell Reardon, R- Lior Steinberg). On the community side, several...