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Is Calgary a Child-Friendly City?
Playgrounds are great, but they’re just the beginning.
A New Generation of City Builders
Engagement programs invite young Calgarians to contribute.
The Future of Parkades
Parking garages are made for cars, but they should be built with other uses in mind.
Sprawlcast Ep. 1: NIMBY City
Calgary journalism project The Sprawl take a deep dive into a contentious Calgary development project.
An Age-Friendly City
Rethinking (and rebuilding) Calgary for an aging population.
Zero-Energy Home in Calgary
EchoHaven is a community designed for sustainability.
New Funding for Affordable Housing
National housing strategy gains regional support.
Secondary Suite Reform
Calgary’s application process is changing.
Following years of debate, city council has approved a bylaw amendment that will make secondary suites a “discretionary use.”
Climate Action in Calgary
Going low carbon in an energy capital.
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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!