PARKLINES is a curated list of must-read news for Canada’s city park people.
- More gardens, greenspace and transit: NCC releases 50-year plan for the capital, Ottawa Business Journal, May 9, 2017
- City of Montreal to rejuvenate Jacques Cartier Bridge access, create urban park, CBC, April 2, 2017
- Olmsted instantly saw the possibilities of Mount Royal, Montreal Gazette, May 25, 2017
- Thousands support UNESCO designation for Mount Royal, Montreal Gazette, April 25, 2017
- Opinion: Montrealers need new ways of looking at parks, Montreal Gazette, March 19, 2017
- Here’s why small is beautiful, Park People
- Nationally recognized architect aims to turn farmer’s field into vibrant urban plaza Edmonton Journal, April 21, 2017.
- A tale of trails: Edmonton’s river valley, Vue Weekly, April 13, 2017.
- Slidey Slides Park a victory for Vancouver’s smallest citizens, CBC, May 2, 2017
- Jillian Glover on Vancouver’s Public Spaces, Parksify
- A Canadian take on parks: Park People’s Heart of the City Conference, Vancouver Public Space Network, April 18, 2017
- False Creek is Vancouver’s ‘next generation of building’, Globe & Mail, May 28,2017
- City eyes new uses for closed landfills, Winnipeg Sun, May 26, 2017
- The path forward: what city parks need most, Park People
- Growing cities struggle to stay green, Globe & Mail, May 25, 2017
- Three creative stewardship ideas for your park, Park People, May 10, 2017.
- Four lessons learned from successful urban park launches, Urban Land Institute, May 8, 2017
- The future of parks: notes from the 2017 Canadian Parks Conference, NWT Parks & Recreation Association
- How do we pay for parks? Park People