May 2017

Toronto Releases Planning Guidelines Focused on Kids

The Simcoe Wavedeck in Toronto (Credit: City of Toronto)

As is the case in many cities, Toronto’s lower-density neighborhoods were planned with families in mind; developers considered access to schools, childcare facilities and parks. Now, however, the city’s…

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Dublin Looks to Speed Up Buses

Central Dublin (AP Photo/Shawn Pogatchnik)

Seventeen major bus routes in Dublin, Ireland, could soon have continuous corridors with segregated bike lanes — part of a 1 billion euro cash injection for Dublin Bus.

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