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.
Urban Places Idea Lab: Tweaking plans, designs, and sustainability strategies
Fine-tuning by the interdisciplinary design team focuses on how sites, districts, and even cities will func...
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From the Design Quarterly: How systems thinking is good for our changing world
Today’s urban communities are challenged by crumbling infrastructure. As our cities densify, exploring systems thinking is critical to a resilient future.
Walking—our oldest mode of transportation—can inform the future of urban mobility
New technology enabling walkability also holds the key to enhancing community design
From the Design Quarterly: 6 trends shaping community sports and rec facility design
Flexibility and inclusivity are key when creating the neighborhood gathering spot for active lifestyles
3 urban planning trends that are changing how our cities will look in the future
Urban developments are seeking to promote innovation, healthy living, and sustainability
We need to start talking NOW about shared autonomous mobility—5 urban dividends
Shared autonomous mobility can unlock major social, economic, and environmental value for denser urban places. We need to start planning today.
Sponge city: Our urban landscapes have untapped potential to absorb stormwater
How can cities harness rainwater? It starts with making the decision to forget about paving—and choosing to lead with landscape.
Stantec's Urban Places conferences and speaking engagements
Join our Urban Places experts as they share knowledge on city building at industry events around the world
Published in Columns Magazine: Shaping Dallas
Why is Dallas here, how did we get this way, and where are we going? In short, why is Dallas?
Published in Mobility Lab: For Mobility as a Service to succeed, consider it more as a policy than an app
Stantec’s Andy Boenau shares how MaaS could take us anywhere we need to go—affordably and sustainably
TAKE OUR QUIZ: Are you smart city smart?
Take this quiz to see how much you know about what cities are doing to become hyperconnected. Based on research by ESI ThoughtLab, co-sponsored by Stantec
Smart cities research: Building a Hyperconnected City
This global survey of 100 global cities from ESI ThoughtLab, co-sponsored by Stantec, reveals a roadmap to smart city best practices
Published in Urban Mobility Daily: The Future of Bike Share
Bike share will play an important role in the subscription economy
Community Futures: think globally, act locally has never mattered more
Community Futures speaks to the most significant trends influencing our cities, from climate change to digital innovation
4 ways smart mobility will make our world a better place
Stantec teams around the world are focused on solutions that will change the way we travel—and live.
Stantec Design Quarterly Issue 08
Wellness & active lifestyles
From the Design Quarterly: Meet me at the new mall—10 ways to make them cool
Once just a means for getting from store to store, the concourse emerges as the cool place to be in today’s malls
From the Design Quarterly: 6 approaches to waterfront revitalization
How thoughtful decisions can drive the creation of livable urban places down by the water
Presenting Stantec Design Quarterly 08: Wellness & active lifestyles
Design strategies that promote occupant well-being
Redefining lost urban spaces: 5 ways to turn a laneway into a “lanescape”
Looking to enliven your city with a laneway revamp? Follow the themes of breathe, move, frame, celebrate, and inspire.
Want to elevate your smart city planning game? This 7-step roadmap gets you hyperconnected