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The Grand Bargain in Action: Vancouver and Seattle

Here are examples of how two cities absorbed population and housing growth over the last…
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YouTube Virtual Book Talk: Glenna Lang, Author of Jane Jacobs’s First City

Virtual Book Talk – Jane Jacobs’s First City Glenna Lang’s research into the early life…
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Climate Change and Flooding — who’s responsible now?

Climate change is a big factor in the ongoing damage caused by this November’s BC…
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Danger Months for Pedestrians: Vancouver, where Sidewalks are not Safe

Winter are the danger months for pedestrians in this Province. Almost double the number of…
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Free Webinar: Property, Home & Precarity: From Street Sweeps to Housing Justice

Home, supposedly a place of security and support, has become increasingly vulnerable for Vancouverites. The…
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Free Webinar: Transpo, Vision Zero, Transit & Greater Philadelphia’s Economy

A robust transportation system that is user-friendly and safe, well-maintained streets are important components of…
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LA Revelations – 1: A Different Kind of Sprawl

We all know Los Angeles even if we’ve never been there.  Though movies, TV and…
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Heritage Vancouver: The Filipino Food Hub

From Heritage Vancouver: Listening Room: The Filipino Community and food hub at Joyce-Collingwood   A…
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High Winds, Atmospheric Rivers, & A Cautionary Tale of Naming Your Boat

Catherine Sinasac sends this image along which was printed in the False Creek South Neighbourhood…
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Free Webinar with Donald Shoup: Parking, The City’s Biggest Land Use

  This webinar will be oversubscribed, and you may want to reserve your spot quickly.…
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Our Public Art Interpretation of Figurative Statues & Hero Sculptures

In a conversation with a well known local journalist, I asked her to name the…
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Free Webinar: Cities for Life: Recovering from Trauma, Rebuilding Health

What can communities do to promote the health and healing of all their residents? The…
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Global Civic Policy Society presents Urban Lunch

Thursday, November 25 Noon to 1:00 PM via Zoom Danny Oleksiuk, cofounder of Abundant Housing…