As affordable urban living spaces get smaller, designing areas where people can gather becomes more important. Enter Stantec’s R&D fund.
Autonomous Vehicles will change land use planning. What you should be thinking about now
The technology changes Connected and Autonomous Vehicles will bring to land planning are numerous—and excit...
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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?
What are we doing with excavated sediments? Here’s how municipalities can save thousands of dollars while conserving landfill space.
Webinar Recap: Complete Streets in Canada feat. Ryan Martinson
Smart Growth America's Heather Zaccaro posted a highlights recap of the Complete Streets in Canada webinar
Webinar: Complete Streets in Canada - featuring Ryan Martinson
Smart Growth America's webinar "Complete Streets in Canada" features our active transportation specialist Ryan Martinson
Equity in the Transportation System - A bridge we can cross together
Ryan Martinson discusses equity as it pertains to transportation professionals and the design of transportation systems
From the Design Quarterly: Forecasting change for baby boomers and millennials
Three perspectives on how demographic change will influence design for the multi-family, health, and mixed-use markets
What if your neighborhood could make you healthier?
The WELL Community Standard equips planners to build health promotion into the very fabric of neighborhoods
Coastal crisis: We’re running out of sand along Florida’s beaches—what’s the solution?
It takes creativity in both approach/methodology and funding to take care of eroding beaches
EcoDriving can save you time, money, and effort—all while reducing your carbon footprint
Take a sneak peek at our ecoDriving course from the intern who helped update it
Issue 03 | Technology Driving Change
How technology is changing the way we communicate and think about design
Mehrdad Rostami published in IEEE Smart Grid white paper: Battery Storage System
This white paper provides solid insight into the role of energy storage, especially as it relates to the Smart Grid.
Published in Florida Water Resources Journal: Keys to Planning, Designing, and Permitting Resilient Coastal Restoration Projects
Matt Starr and Jeff Tabar discuss how using a well-defined plan of action and proactive approach to resiliency will help communities reduce coastal risk now and in the future
Published: Preparing for the Future of Mobility in Tennessee