As Calgary struggles to reinvent its greater downtown, there might be lessons from Columbus.
Blog comparing Calgary and Columbus with respect to the redevelopment of its downtown over the past 20+ years. There are some similarities to what Columbus faced 30 years ago and what Calgary is facing today.
Great idea: Lean Urbanism seeks to bring common sense back into the planning and development process—because great neighborhoods are built with many hands, often in small increments.
Lean Urbanism is a multidisciplinary movement to lower the barriers to community-building, to make it easier to start businesses, and to provide more attainable housing and development.