STREETSCAPE CANADA

  Video Published to YouTube June 1, 2016 by Halifax Regional Municipality Halifax is certainly Atlantic Canada’s economic capital.  With just over four hundred thousand people, it has been seeing unprecedented...

One of the fundamental elements of Streetscaping is the use of public art in parks, piazzas and public streetscapes.  The most important public art is the sacred sculpture and architecture of...

Atlantic Canada’s leading Streetscape city is once again demonstrating the value and extraordinary return-on-investment of Streetscaping! Video:  Published to YouTube by Destination Saint John, March 23, 2016 Street by street and...

Infrastructure investment has become all the talk in economic and public policy circles  The recent election of the Liberal Party, in large part due to its plans to significantly increase infrastructure...

Video produced and posted to YouTube October 2, 2013 by http://www.InvestToronto.ca Finally, Canada’s largest and wealthiest city has embraced the principles of design excellence, the power of building beautiful and streetscaping! With a population of...

GREEN STREETS Photo: Vancouver, B.C. AJG Create a Green City plan and engage the public Vancouver greenest-city-action-plan Learn from the leaders http://www.siemens.com/entry/cc/en/greencityindex.htm Vancouver Green rating by Siemans Understand the benefits http://www.citylab.com/housing/2015/01/londoners-living-near-street-trees-get-prescribed-fewer-antidepressants/384559/ http://www.citylab.com/design/2012/07/how-urban-parks-enhance-your-brain/2586/ http://jech.bmj.com/content/68/6/578...

Photo:  Ville de Montreal Montreal has long been Canada’s leading streetscape city.  Since the nineteenth century civic and business leaders like Sir William Van Horne President of CP Rail and President...

This is a timeline history of Streetscaping in Canada.  It is meant as a very general overview of some of the key influences creating our modern view of city building and the...

Chicago has long been a leader in urban design, architecture and streetscaping. The “City Beautiful Movement” was introduced here in 1893 at the Chicago Exposition also called the Columbian Exposition celebrating...

Streetscape Canada has long claimed street trees improve our lives and our health. We can now claim they improve our happiness!“Londoners Living Near Street Trees Get Prescribed Fewer Antidepressants The new...