January 10, 2008, 1pm PST
<p>Montreal may have been a "city of design" when it hosted 1967's World Fair and UNESCo says it still is. But one prominent Canadian architect is skeptical.</p>
January 8, 2008, 1pm PST
<p>Owing to political fragmentation and 20 different mayors, the Canadian city of Montreal is becoming increasingly dysfunctional and must be simplified, writes Lysiane Gagnon.</p>
The Globe & Mail
November 26, 2007, 7am PST
<p>The city of Montreal has pledged an investment of more than $1 billion to revitalize a downtrodden slum neighborhood, though some current residents are calling the move forced gentrification.</p>
November 3, 2007, 9am PDT
<p>Tight restrictions and codes relating to immigrants their assimilation in Quebec are being blamed for causing a mass exodus from the Canadian province.</p>
October 6, 2007, 11am PDT
<p>Following the example set by Paris and Lyon, Montreal plans to be the first city in North America to set up a large-scale "self-serve" public bicycle rental service.</p>
The Montreal Gazette
August 9, 2007, 1pm PDT
<p>A small town in Quebec will be cut in half due to bridge repairs. The town will be halved for more than four months.</p>
June 9, 2007, 5am PDT
<p>Quebec will be the first province in Canada to impose a carbon tax, which will be used to fund public transit and other green energy initiatives.</p>
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation
May 18, 2007, 3pm PDT
<p>The 20-year plan proposes an airport rail link, extensions to the transit system and the bicycle network, new streetcar lines, and tolls on major highways and bridge links to the island. City council will vote on this plan in the fall.</p>
CBC News
April 9, 2007, 12pm PDT
<p>City officials in Montreal want to clean up its red-light district, targeting the notoriously X-rated area as the first site for urban renewal in the city. But many say the area's heritage and soul are worth preserving.</p>
The Globe and Mail
March 6, 2007, 7am PST
<p>Can smart cards change the way transit is used?</p>
The Montreal Gazette
September 10, 2006, 11am PDT
Urban sign heritage is being neglected and endangered in Montreal.
June 22, 2006, 9am PDT
Wendell Cox argues for the "upside of sprawl", or "suburbanization" as he prefers to call it, in Montreal.
The Montreal Gazette
June 16, 2006, 10am PDT
Once a deeply religious province of Canada, Quebec has seen such a steep decline in church attendance that it now faces the dilemma of what to do with some 4,000 places of worship -- some of which are being converted to condos.
The Globe and Mail
May 10, 2006, 7am PDT
How a Montreal university has embraced the city around it.
March 13, 2006, 8am PST
A recent controversy in Montreal might shed light on how to tame gentrification.
March 6, 2006, 1pm PST
Quebec publishes a best practices guide for the reduction of greenhouse gas emissions and land use planning.
Quebec Government
November 22, 2005, 6am PST
How to make Montreal greener and Kyoto-compliant by reducing car use and increasing public transit use.
The Montreal Gazette
October 2, 2005, 5am PDT
Projet Montreal, led by urban planner Richard Bergeron, campaigns for car-free development in civic election campaign.
The Montreal Gazette
September 12, 2005, 10am PDT
As Montreal's Metro pushes 40 years of age, a series of articles document the past and future changes.
The Montreal Gazette
April 18, 2005, 6am PDT
Montreal announces a new $5-million program to create a major cycling artery.
The Montreal Gazette