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Blue & Green Corridors project – a new twist on green infrastructure for a city plagued by flooding
The connected, autonomous road ahead: Key challenges and opportunities for road operators
Connected and autonomous vehicles have the power to change road-network operations in the future. How will you prepare?
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Published in Railway Age: Transit Oriented Development – Chicago
Effectively leveraging rail infrastructure to create dynamic, walkable, higher-density urban neighborhoods in Chicago
Evolving Cities: Infrastructure Update
Community Development Senior Vice President Simon O’Byrne delivers this update on the Infrastructure business at Stantec.
From the Design Quarterly: 8 ways to design for density and live where the action is
Cities that have higher density are inherently more sustainable—and they are generally more livable, too
Published in Planning magazine: May you live in interesting times
Planning commissioners and planning staffs must chart a path forward while considering climate, demographic, economic, and technological changes
How Indigenous and northern communities shape my professional philosophy as a planner
Engaging the communities we work with and aligning ourselves with their perspectives
[With Video] 3 surprising things I discovered from hacking 21st-century city challenges
A mentor from Stantec’s Idea Hackathon shares her thoughts from a two-day forum on smart city solutions
Published in Metro Magazine: Retrofitting garages for zero-emissions buses
North American communities are switching to electric buses; here are 8 factors to consider when retrofitting bus facilities for more sustainable transit options
Five ways smart cities can change daily life in the public realm (for the better)
Better health, reduced energy consumption and improved security are just some of the possibilities, proponents say
ESI ThoughtLab: The Path to a Hyperconnected City
Stantec’s smart cities lead Nancy MacDonald tells our research partner ESI ThoughtLab what makes a hyperconnected city
Exploring the possibilities of smart cities: An in-depth series
Smart, livable cities require intelligent planning. Experts share the latest trends in a series produced by The Globe Content Studio and Stantec
What is microtransit? And how can transit agencies use it to fill gaps in their mass transit systems?
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What does it mean to future-proof a city?
While no one can predict the future, experts in smart technology and urban planning say there are ways to help cities adapt and thrive
How to use limited funding to reduce road fatalities and injuries
How can New Zealand’s road-controlling authorities effectively target their budgets to reduce death and serious injury on roadways?
Published in Informed Infrastructure: Moving Connected and Autonomous Vehicles Forward
A smart mobility testing ground launches via partnership between Stantec, Space Institute Research Corp., and University of Tennessee Space Institute
3 steps to deploying an autonomous vehicle shuttle pilot project