Blog Posts
We Need Complete Neighbourhoods
February 7, 2018
A Complete Neighborhood is one where, outside of commuting to work or spending a night out, you can get everything you need within walking distance.
Surprising Approaches to Achieving Density
January 4, 2018
We can build compact, walkable cities in an adaptable and economically inclusive manner - no high-rise towers needed.
Setbacks and Land Consolidation
October 19, 2017
Setbacks require us to set aside a fixed amount of land per lot, encouraging us to consolidate towards fewer, larger lots.
A Simple Guide to Architectural Rendering
August 29, 2017
Is there an empty lot in your neighborhood you dream of filling? Use these simple steps to sketch, model and render a new building in the space.
Let's explore Maxwell Place Lawn
July 25, 2017
When we force private developers to provide "open space," they typically do a mediocre job of it.
Let’s explore Van Vorst Park
May 10, 2017
Let's take a look at what makes a neighbourhood park great by exploring Van Vorst Park in Jersey City, NJ.
Subdividing Large Lots for Small Developers
April 19, 2017
What if cities purchased those big lots and sold them to smal-scale developers?
Cites as Platforms of Productivity
March 23, 2017
Cities are filled with talent, ideas, and hardworking people. We just need to provide them with the platform to be productive.
Historic Preservation Treats The Symptom Instead Of The Cause
January 30, 2017
Historic preservation is often used to prevent something being replaced by something worse, but are we focusing on the symptom or the cause?

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