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CanU7: Preliminary Program

Francais Wednesday  October 14th 2015 The first day of the Summit takes place within the Chaudière development on the Quebec side across from LeBreton Flats. The summit has partnered with Ordre des Urbanistes du Québec on Wednesday October 14th 2015. 11:30am-12:00pm Registration Opens 12:00pm-1:00pm Lunch 1:00pm-4:00pm Chaudière/Zibi Presentations and Site Visit 4:15pm-5:30pm Keynote speaker: Charlotte […]

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Inscrivez-vous maintenant – CanU7: L’ADN urbain du Canada

L’art et la science de créer des lieux dignes d’intérêt Du 14 au 16 octobre 2015 Inscrivez-vous maintenant English SOYEZ DES NÔTRES À Ottawa-Gatineau La région de la capitale du Canada Inscrivez-vous maintenant Pour être concurrentielles à l’échelle mondiale, les grandes villes canadiennes doivent être attrayantes. Or, pour qu’il en soit ainsi, il faut notamment […]

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Register Now – CanU7: Canada’s Urban DNA

“The art and science of creating meaningful places” October 14 to 16, 2015 Register Now French JOIN US IN Ottawa-Gatineau Canada’s Capital Region Click here to register To compete globally, large Canadian cities need to be attractive – and part of that involves being good at place making. As a relatively young country, Canada must develop […]

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Letter RE: Toronto’s Gardiner Expressway East

  Download PDF May 29th, 2015 To: Toronto City Council RE: Toronto’s Gardiner Expressway East The Council for Canadian Urbanism (CanU) is a national non-profit information and advocacy group incorporated in 2009. CanU was founded by and includes many of Canada’s leading urban experts, from the fields of city planning, urban design, architecture, landscape architecture, […]

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CanU Committee for Young Urbanists (CYU) Terms of Reference

Download PDF 1) Purpose/Mandate To nationally bridge gaps and build dialogue between young professional urbanists for action based conversations, in order to meet CanU’s goals of improving city building through improved professional practices, research and education for sustainable healthy and livable cities and communities across Canada. To increase CanU’s membership with a focus on those […]

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Open Letter to The Metro Vancouver Mayors Council

Download PDF RE: Metro Vancouver Mayor’s Council Transportation and Transit Plan Plebiscite The Council for Canadian Urbanism (CanU) is a national non-profit information and advocacy group incorporated in 2009. CanU was founded by and includes many of Canada’s leading urban experts, from the fields of city planning, urban design, architecture, landscape architecture, transportation, community development […]

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Letter RE: Victims of Communism Memorial Ottawa

Download PDF (English) March 4, 2014 Right Honourable Stephen Harper, P.C., M.P. Prime Minister House of Commons Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0A6 Dear Prime Minister Harper: RE: VICTIMS OF COMMUNISM MEMORIAL, OTTAWA The Council for Canadian Urbanism (CanU) is a national non-profit information and advocacy group incorporated in 2009, including many of Canada’s leading urban experts, from […]

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HOLD THE DATE – CanU7: Canada’s Urban DNA

CanU7: Canada’s Urban DNA October 14 to 16, 2015 “The art and science of creating meaningful places” JOIN US IN Ottawa-Gatineau Canada’s Capital Region To compete globally, large Canadian cities need to be attractive – and part of that involves being good at place making. As a relatively young country, Canada must develop a place […]

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Retenez la date – CanU7: L’ADN urbain du Canada

CanU7: L’ADN urbain du Canada Du 14 au 16 octobre 2015 Créer des lieux dignes d’intérêt : l’art et la science SOYEZ DES NÔTRES À Ottawa-Gatineau La région de la capitale du Canada Pour être concurrentielles à l’échelle mondiale, les grandes villes canadiennes doivent être attrayantes. Or, pour qu’il en soit ainsi, il faut notamment […]

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CanU6: Cities at the Edge “Urbanizing Suburbia” Conclusions

CanU6 Summit: “Cities at the Edge: Urbanizing Suburbia in the Regional City” Conclusions After three whirlwind days of walking/bus tours, presentations, panel discussions, working sessions and debate, CanU6 echoes are still lingering in many participants’ minds. It is also time to draw some conclusions, think about the lessons learned, and look ahead at the work […]

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