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University of British Columbia Tribute to Cornelia Oberlander at Chan Theatre

  Cornelia Hahn Oberlander (1921-2021), LMBCSLA, FCSLA, FASLA, CC, was an extraordinary landscape architect and…
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The Mixing Middle Competition

Welcome to The Mixing Middle. Existing monocultural single-family neighbourhoods need to densify with Missing Middle…
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Free Webinar: The Harvard University Global Design Impact Lecture Series

Here’s a tremendous opportunity that Eleanor Mohammed, Founder of Strategic and Resilient Together Ltd has…
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Job Jar: Consultant for Vancouver’s West End Renewal Project Committee

The West End Community Centre Association (WECCA) is engaged with the City of Vancouver, the…
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Heineken Describes Discussion Brilliantly. Over a Beer.

Kathryn Regan posted on social media this pre-pandemic commercial short from Heineken that takes a…
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Selling Sex Survives on Davie Street

From Colin Stein: During yet another deep dive through historical material, I came across a…
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Rainbow’s End on Vancouver’s Arbutus Greenway

With thanks to City of Vancouver’s Catherine Sinasac for reminding ua about the upside to…
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The best places in the world to work from home

Here’s a list (found on a list of the 24 underrated web sites) that has…
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Free Webinar: Building Housing Knowledge Workshop

The Planning Institute of British Columbia (PIBC) Okanagan Interior Chapter with BC Housing and the…
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The universal visitation law of human mobility

Ian W passes along this article from Scientific American that shows “urban travel patterns worldwide…
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Climate Risk Assessments & Climate Refugees will Impact Property Values

Here’s another way that real estate prices will be getting more expensive: places that are…
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Why Virtual is not Enough: Craving the Contact & Connectivity of Public Spaces

Pandemic times have amplified something that is already a challenge in cities: Loneliness. The Pandemic…

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