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What are growth management boards and how do they benefit citizens?
In this video, learn about what Growth Management Boards are and why they were mandated for Alberta's two largest cities.
Gentle Density seeks to develop the middle ground
A new approach to higher density promises less disruption.
Housing on the podium
When the Olympics come to town, what happens to the housing market?
Are your streets good for kids?
Participate in a survey to help make streets in major cities better for everyone.
Who gets heard on housing?
Public engagement participants may skew urban growth and development.
14 new communities for Calgary
Planning for projected population growth.
Calgary Census 2018
Calgary population growing steadily.
Smart City Primer
A brief introduction to a big idea.
Spotlight on Sidewalk Toronto
Planning a precedent-setting smart community.
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8 Urban Design Buzzwords to Know
From densification to woonerf – a guide to urban planning jargon.
Millennial Home Buying? The Struggle is Real.
Young Canadians won’t miss out — just get creative.
Secondary Suites in YYC
Our new video reviews 7 widely held beliefs about secondary suites, and presents the research.
Creating thriving mixed-use communities.
Discover facts and other useful information in our books, videos and brochures. Get informed, and join the conversation!