Streets aren’t just about cars anymore. Join Stantec’s Mike Rutkowski and Craig Lewis as they explain the shift to people-oriented design, which accommodates people, bicycles, and transit, as well as cars.
Four questions we must answer to design truly smart cities
For smart cities to elevate our collective quality of life, community-minded design must be at the center o...
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Planning for disasters: 3 ways science can help deliver drinking water after an earthquake
As we approach International Day for Disaster Reduction, a resilience study for Wellington, New Zealand, shows the value of planning
From the Design Quarterly: Digitally illuminating a city’s utilization
Data visualization helps cities choose the right path to revitalization of retail and creation of pedestrian-friendly zones
Roundtable: Imagining a day without water—with planning, it’s something we can avoid
Four experts consider our critical relationship with water and the role we can play in protecting this precious resource
From the Design Quarterly: Bringing an urban campus together for the better
From the client's perspective: How the new Cleveland Institute of Art reinvigorates a school, its staff, and a neighborhood
Championing a changing office space at Stantec Tower
Our new global headquarters embraces workplace innovation and design—offering unique flexibility and a community connection
Stantec: Our evolution from 1 person to a global firm
Embracing our Edmontonian roots in the new Stantec Tower
Published in Interior Design: Solitair Brickell
Solitair Brickell, a 50-story high-rise sports a unique angular basket-weave facade that riffs on the Medjool date palm
Stantec's new global headquarters: A towering achievement
Reflecting on the history and evolution of skyscrapers as we prepare to move into the new Stantec Tower
Using an environmental review tool to yield planning and economic development benefits
In Minnesota, the Alternative Urban Areawide Review helps map a realistic path to realizing community goals—other states should use it too
5 reasons to rent a bike instead of a car during your next business trip
An avid cyclist forgoes a car rental during his visit to Calgary─and it helped him stay healthy and connect with the community
Join us at the International Downtown Association's Annual Conference!
Our team will be at the 2018 International Downtown Association's Annual Conference, October 24-26. Stop by our booth #33 or come to one of our sessions!
Microtransit series (Part 1): Technology helps cities meet demand for accessible transit
How are new technologies bringing cost-effective changes that will meet transit riders’ needs now—and in the future?
Mentioned in Forbes: Driverless Cars Will Dramatically Change Where And How We Live
Our Urban Places team member, Jason Schrieber, shares insights on current driverless vehicle capabilities and work on the city-level to start planning for the impacts on our communities.
Counting every space: What parking inventories tell us about cities
Our planners and mobility experts offer three unique perspectives on the untapped opportunity in our parking lots, garages, and streets
Published: Walkable Suburbia
Can suburbs be walkable? Our David Dixon, with his co-author Jason Beske, address how to reshape the suburbs to be more walkable in this Planetizen feature article.
National Preparedness Month: Two things you can do now to protect you and your family
Preparing an emergency kit and checking your insurance coverage are two simple steps towards preparedness
Why the Avenir Centre stands as Raven Spanier’s legacy
A tribute to my friend and business partner, whose vision of “Monctonia” lives on in this community gathering place
[With Video] Project Impossible? Not when you have the right team!
A massive flood-fighting complex in New Orleans is featured on HISTORY’s documentary series premiering on September 1
How can public-private partnerships ease the student housing challenge in tight markets?
Amid aging facilities, economic pressure, and a crush of new students, universities are wise to consider what P3 options are available
Stormwater pond muck: What is it—and why should it matter to you?