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A Home for Tomorrow? The Rise of YIMBY

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Vancouver, when many citizens are stepping forward to have a greater say in the city making process. Vancouver’s YIMBY movement is less than a year old, but it’s already having...


Vancouver Architecture: Growing Into Its Own

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...City Hall (1936). Marine Building, 1946. (City of Vancouver Archives, AM1545-S3-: CVA 586-4379) Opening of the Burrard Bridge, 1932. (City of Vancouver Archives, AM1535-: CVA 99-2656) Vancouver City Hall, 1937....


Is Vancouver Ready to Grow from Laneways to Living Lanes?

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Written by Mitchell Reardon Land in Vancouver is among the world’s most valuable, yet 27% of it is used for roads, streets and laneways. At $150 per square foot, these...


Life Between Buildings

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...based on inspiring examples from around the world, it’s clear that this opportunity is not limited to Vancouver. In Vancouver and beyond, we can realize the placemaking potential of these...


Maintaining Neon Glory

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this subsequent destruction is captured in the Museum of Vancouver’s permanent exhibit “Neon Vancouver / Ugly Vancouver“: “The exhibition raises interesting questions about how we collectively construct the way our...


Are Community Land Trusts the Key to Affordable Housing?

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A growing model of shared housing has recently completed the first building of it’s kind in Vancouver. The City of Vancouver has opened the first of four planned Community Land...


The Value of View Cones

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city worked to adopt a new neighborhood plan that would allow towers to cut into one of these protected view cones. Vancouver’s view cones. Image Credit: City of Vancouver Planning...


Hidden Density: The Growing Case for ADUs

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...example of a Vancouver laneway home. Image Credit: City of Vancouver. California Goes Full Legalization After looking at the success of places like Vancouver, the State of California took great...


Public Spaces in All Shapes & Forms

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This week, a thousand city planners, transportation engineers, public health professionals, elected officials, community leaders, and professional walking and bicycling advocates are gathering in Vancouver for Placemaking Week. Championed by...

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