February 13, 2007, 9am PST
<p>In Toronto, two opportunities to breathe life into the forgotten corners of the city.</p>
October 9, 2006, 5am PDT
Why Chinatowns across North America are becoming less relevant.
September 10, 2006, 11am PDT
Urban sign heritage is being neglected and endangered in Montreal.
June 5, 2006, 8am PDT
Jane Jacobs and her impact on amateur urbanists and urban observers, in a piece entitled "How Jane Jacobs Changed My Life".
May 10, 2006, 7am PDT
How a Montreal university has embraced the city around it.
April 18, 2006, 7am PDT
The art of the flaneur -- wandering aimlessly around the city, observing its daily rhythms -- has been revived by photobloggers.
March 13, 2006, 8am PST
A recent controversy in Montreal might shed light on how to tame gentrification.
February 27, 2006, 5am PST
The prevalence of jaywalking in dense, urban cities demonstrates the need for pedestrian-oriented street design.
January 30, 2006, 7am PST
How Chinese New Year in Vancouver symbolizes the emergence of a new, unique civic culture.
January 6, 2006, 12pm PST
Why is Canada's largest city also its most insecure?
September 30, 2005, 10am PDT
Why do lights gives a city its buzz? Is a neon renaissance afoot?
September 9, 2005, 12pm PDT
Hong Kong has one of the most progressive pedestrianization programs in the world, writes Christopher DeWolf. Canadian cities, take note.
August 26, 2005, 6am PDT
A look at Hong Kong's most crowded neighborhood.
July 14, 2005, 8am PDT
Why cities should cherish -- and support -- their public markets.
June 29, 2005, 2pm PDT
A photo essay about Montreal's largest public market and why it is successful.
June 16, 2005, 2pm PDT
Why posters are an essential part of a city's cultural and community life.
April 23, 2005, 9am PDT
Plexes, abundant in Montreal and common in Chicago, Boston and other cities, are a versatile, dense and attractive form of urban housing.
March 26, 2005, 1pm PST
Why Canadian cities need to develop innovative and humane strategies to deal with sex work.
February 24, 2005, 8am PST
Magazines and new media are unearthing our cities' hidden stories and stressing the need for quality public space.
February 9, 2005, 1pm PST
Why Richard Florida's creative class is about grassroots innovation, not symphony halls or "latte-sipping hipsters."