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Protect parking lots or partner to reduce emissions?

Cities like Victoriaville in Quebec encourage density and walkability downtown to reduce dependency on personal vehicles and to lower carbon emissions.

Published on May 21, 2024

More than bricks: how neighbourhood connection strengthens cities

The role of public places in social infrastructure.

Published on May 16, 2024

Health & wellbeing
Less screen time and more green time

Help us reconnect children to the great outdoors.

Published on April 4, 2024

Gear up for spring with our cycling safety checklist

Spring is the perfect time to connect with nature on two wheels — learn about the ABC checks before you head out on the trail.

Published on March 13, 2024

Health & wellbeing
Designing public spaces that connect us: Q&A with Evergreen’s Senior Urban Designer

T.J. Maguire says it isn’t just about physically changing what a space looks like, but the opportunities for people to be involved 

Published on February 12, 2024

Friendship 101: A guide for grown ups

Adulting is hard, but making friends doesn’t need to be. Here are eight simple ways to find new friends.  

Published on February 10, 2024

Health & wellbeing
How cities contribute to our health and wellbeing: Q&A with Dr. Robin Mazumder

Evergreen talks to a neurourbanism expert (we’ll get into what that means in our conversation) about how urban spaces influence the way we feel, function and connect.

Published on January 18, 2024

Health & wellbeing
Good public spaces are our community’s healthiest places

How do public spaces boost your health? Here’s what you told us. 

Published on January 15, 2024

Health & wellbeing
A healthy start to the new year at Evergreen Brick Works

Visit the Saturday Farmers Market, roast apples in the Children’s Garden and save the date for Seedy Saturdays!

Published on December 20, 2023

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