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VANCOUVER: The Sublime & Ridiculous Vol.1 – Re:Address Housing Week
Thursday October 27, 2016 – 11:22 pm | Comments Off on VANCOUVER: The Sublime & Ridiculous Vol.1 – Re:Address Housing Week |


The Sublime & Ridiculous

Dynamic and visual presentations investigating global market trends and phenomenon currently playing out on ‘city stages’

Featured local and international delegates to this week’s re:Address Housing Conference being held in Vancouver:

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VANCOUVER: Mayor Gregor Robertson opens Re:Address Housing Week
Monday October 24, 2016 – 11:00 pm | Comments Off on VANCOUVER: Mayor Gregor Robertson opens Re:Address Housing Week |
VANCOUVER: Mayor Gregor Robertson opens Re:Address Housing Week

Vancouver Mayor Gregor Robertson opens re:Address Week.

Tonight's #readdresshousing event about to begin… Waiting for The Mayor to show up… | #vanpoli #Vancouver pic.twitter.com/NoOITJxo4z
— HïMY SYeD (@HiMYSYeD) 25 October 2016

"Great to see such a strong turnout …

VANCOUVER: The Woodward’s Project Walking Tour – Re:Address Housing Week
Monday October 24, 2016 – 12:25 pm | Comments Off on VANCOUVER: The Woodward’s Project Walking Tour – Re:Address Housing Week |
VANCOUVER: The Woodward’s Project Walking Tour – Re:Address Housing Week

Mixed-Use Woodward’s Project proved

Vancouver CAN build Social Housing where once was “Impossible”

AND

Can Gentrify it too.

Oops!

10 Jane’s Walks based on 10 of Jane Jacobs’ books – Lead by HiMY SYeD
Friday April 29, 2016 – 4:31 pm | Comments Off on 10 Jane’s Walks based on 10 of Jane Jacobs’ books – Lead by HiMY SYeD |
10 Jane’s Walks based on 10 of Jane Jacobs’ books – Lead by HiMY SYeD

The first full weekend in May 2016 will be the 10th Anniversary of Jane’s Walk.
Jane’s Walks are neighbourhood level walking tours self-organized by everyday people.
This year also marks what would have been Jane …

Jane’s Walk Presentation at North York Central Library – Monday April 20 2014, 6:15 p.m.
Saturday April 11, 2015 – 12:13 pm | Comments Off on Jane’s Walk Presentation at North York Central Library – Monday April 20 2014, 6:15 p.m. |
Jane’s Walk Presentation at North York Central Library – Monday April 20 2014, 6:15 p.m.

Jane’s Walk is an a Free Walking Festival happening city-wide during first weekend in May 2015.
Ahead of the Festival Weekend, a number of Free “Jane’s Talk” Presentations are being held around the city at different …

How Can ‘City Diplomacy’ Influence Security?
Saturday February 8, 2014 – 12:20 pm | Comments Off on How Can ‘City Diplomacy’ Influence Security? |
How Can ‘City Diplomacy’ Influence Security?

According to Michele Acuto, we have to start studying the impact that cities and those who govern them are having on global security. That’s because their ‘proximity’ to today’s security challenges is making them increasingly important actors in this domain.

#smwTOpoli – Using Social Media to Engage with Community: A Discussion with Toronto City Councillors
Saturday September 28, 2013 – 6:12 am | Comments Off on #smwTOpoli – Using Social Media to Engage with Community: A Discussion with Toronto City Councillors |
#smwTOpoli – Using Social Media to Engage with Community: A Discussion with Toronto City Councillors

Toronto City Councillors Paul Ainslie (Ward 43), Shelley Carroll (Ward 33), Kristyn Wong-Tam (Ward 27) were the panel discussion moderated by community member, Claire Crossley.

It was live-tweeted by @PaisleyRae.

This panel offered insights into how these particular Toronto Councillors use social media to engage with the community both inside & outside Toronto City Hall. This discussion concluded with a Q & A with the Councillors.

Jane’s Walk Toronto 2013
Friday May 3, 2013 – 1:20 pm | Comments Off on Jane’s Walk Toronto 2013 |
Jane’s Walk Toronto 2013

Every year since the first Jane’s Walk weekend in 2007, I’ve lead Jane’s Walks around Toronto.
This year, I’m in San Francisco and became the local Jane’s Walk City Organizer leading three walks this weekend:

The Jane …

Toronto Mayor Rob Ford apologizes for Conflict of Interest Matter
Tuesday November 27, 2012 – 8:35 pm | Comments Off on Toronto Mayor Rob Ford apologizes for Conflict of Interest Matter |
Toronto Mayor Rob Ford apologizes for Conflict of Interest Matter
Mayor Rob Ford proclaims Toronto Argonauts Day – Tuesday November 27 2012
Tuesday November 27, 2012 – 7:16 pm | Comments Off on Mayor Rob Ford proclaims Toronto Argonauts Day – Tuesday November 27 2012 |
Mayor Rob Ford proclaims Toronto Argonauts Day – Tuesday November 27 2012

Toronto Mayor Rob Ford proclaimed today, Tuesday November 27 2012, as Toronto Argonauts Day in The City of Toronto.

Toronto Argonauts 100th Grey Cup Victory Parade
Tuesday November 27, 2012 – 7:10 pm | Comments Off on Toronto Argonauts 100th Grey Cup Victory Parade |
Toronto Argonauts 100th Grey Cup Victory Parade

Great day for the Toronto Argonauts to do some sightseeing…
Sunday’s Grey Cup championship by our Toronto Argonauts deserved a great Victory Parade. And they got one.
Thousands lined the financial district as dozens of vehicles, marching …