Smart Growth 2015 Forum

The Ontario Smart Growth Network (OSGN) is hosting a forum in Toronto on March 24th for its members and others interested in smart growth in Ontario.

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Call for Papers: Sustainable Futures for Global Cities and Suburbs

The National Center for Suburban Studies at Hofstra University and Hofstra Cultural Center in partnership with Columbia University Center for Sustainable Urban Development and New York University Center for the Sustainable Built Environment present: From the Outside In:  Sustainable Futures for Global Cities and Suburbs A Conference at Hofstra University Thursday-Saturday, November 8-10, 2012 This […]

Society for American City and Regional Planning History Conference 2011

The Society for American City and Regional Planning History (SACRPH) will be holding its bi-annual conference in the Baltimore, Maryland in the Fall of 2011.  The conference will be based at the Tremonts—the Tremont Plaza Hotel and Tremont Grand meeting facility located in downtown Baltimore and will run from Thursday, November 17 through Sunday, November […]

The Living and Liveable City: Health, Lifestyle and Sustainability

Urban History Group Annual Conference 29-30 March 2012 St Catherine’s College Oxford The Living and Liveable City: Health, Lifestyle and Sustainability The city has long stood as a model for the organisation and reform of human life. People have historically been attracted (and, for large periods, repulsed) by the opportunities offered by urban living because […]

Prince George Council approves bold new vision for downtown

PRINCE GEORGE, September 15, 2009 – On Monday, September 14 Prince George’s Council sent a clear message in support of downtown by unanimously approving the Smart Growth on the Ground (SGOG) Downtown Prince George Concept Plan. Created by the community, the SGOG Concept Plan outlines a vision of downtown Prince George in 2035.  It is…

Blueprint green

David Miller says Toronto will be North America’s greenest city. Chicago’s goal is exactly the same. Here’s how Toronto can triumph…