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Our latest book explores the concept of Complete Communities, and why it’s catching on.
Our latest book explores the concept of Complete Communities, and why it’s catching on. Read now to see what Calgarians think.
Better streets for everyone
The journey to complete streets starts with a single step.
Getting the go ahead
Before anything gets built, there is paperwork to consider.
Finding new ways to talk
Public engagement can be fun and games.
New thinking on parking
Where we come to a stop affects how we get around.
A toolkit for urban change
A new guidebook aims to inspire great communities.
The Push for Net Zero
Homes that generate as much energy as they consume have a bright future.
Cutting ribbons and red tape
Less bureaucracy means increased housing affordability.
The greying of Canada’s cities
Shifting demographics mean urban areas must stay energetic and vital.
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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!