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gta post 1 oct 16
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October 18, 2018, Comments Off

Neptis Foundation has unveiled its updated Geoweb, a powerful analytical tool that offers detailed planning information and map layers across the Greater Golden Horseshoe. To read the full article subscribe …

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REDEFINING NEIGHBOURHOODS

October 15, 2018, Comments Off

In the second of a four-part series on planning and development in each of the city’s community planning districts, NRU sat down with Etobicoke York ...

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ENGAGING THE COMMUNITY

October 15, 2018, Comments Off

Residents are increasingly becoming co-creators of public spaces rather than simply users, so cities need to engage in active community involvement in ...

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WINDS OF CHANGE

October 15, 2018, Comments Off

With three noteworthy mayoral races in York Region and two former Liberal MPPs vying for the regional chair position, the region could see substantive ...

  • gta post 1 april 25
    DOWNTOWN REFRESH
    April 25, 2018, Comments Off

    To help make its downtown more vibrant and attractive, on April 10 Oakville council approved the final design for the reconstruction of Lakeshore Road East. The core of the town’s ...

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    TORONTO WITH A TWIST
    April 25, 2018, Comments Off

    The Twist Gallery on Queen Street West is showcasing Toronto’s architecture and streetscapes through art. Featuring Toronto artists who depict the city in a variety of different ways, the show—Cityscapes: ...

  • to post 1 march 9
    HENHOUSE PILOT
    March 12, 2018, Comments Off

    Local residents in four wards will be able to raise hens in their backyards until March 2, 2021, under a three-year pilot project announced this month by the City of ...

  • gta post 2 march 7
    MALLS, REIMAGINED
    March 12, 2018, Comments Off

    In response to changing retail market and land use patterns, planners in the City of Mississauga are undertaking a revised planning framework to guide the long-term development of five existing ...

  • gta post 1 march 7
    GOING GREEN
    March 12, 2018, Comments Off

    With aspirations to achieve a zero carbon footprint by 2040, The City of Burlington has identified opportunities to reach its goal through multi-stakeholder collaboration, demonstration projects and intensification-focused urban development ...

  • gta post 1 feb 21
    PLANNING FOR EQUITY
    February 21, 2018, Comments Off

    Planning practices sustain racial inequities in transit and housing across Canada, and the GTHA is no different. Changes are needed. One solution starts with planning education: hiring faculty and attracting ...