December 2018

A weekly roundup of news stories and articles that may be of interest to the Vancouver city planning community. This list is updated every Thursday afternoon.


December 31, 2018

Dan Fumano: ‘Megacity Vancouver’: Arguments for and against amalgamation

Vancouver Sun | Dan Fumano | 2018-12-28 | Tagged: politics, region

Newcastle’s ‘digital twin’ to help city plan for disasters

the Guardian | @guardian | 2018-12-30 | Tagged: resilience

December 27, 2018

How to redesign cities to fight loneliness

Fast Company | @fastcompany | 2018-12-06 | Tagged: urban design, social inclusion, A City for All

Adventures in ‘the Most Organized City’ in India

www.nytimes.com | Jada Yuan | 2018-12-11 | Tagged: urban planning

Inside the Albanian City Where Kids Are Little ‘Revolutionaries’

CityLab | @FeargusOSull | 2018-12-17 | Tagged: city planning, A City for All, children

2019 marks ‘new era’ for parks in Vancouver

Vancouver Courier | @VanCourierNews | 2018-12-26 | Tagged: Vancouver Park Board, parks, public space