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  • City of Vancouver Homeless Count 2015 - Spacing Vancouver
    to end street homelessness by 2015 and increase affordable housing choices for all Vancouverites According to the most recent count results the city s overall homeless population both visibly and invisibly homeless has increased since the original promise had been made In 2011 2012 and 2013 Mayor Robertson s initiatives had placed a greater number of homeless inside shelters and off the streets however the effects did not last for long Data collected from the 2014 count indicated that homelessness has reached an all time high and brings into question the efficacy of Mayor Robertson s initiatives Housing and homelessness are two issues that go hand in hand in Vancouver The City of Vancouver initiated their Housing and Homelessness Strategy 2012 2021 as an initiative to end homelessness and increase affordable housing choices for all residents of the city This includes investing in more accessible affordable and sustainable housing for seniors families and disabilities regardless of their income level Homelessness can range from living on the streets to struggling with inadequate or unaffordable housing making it deeper than a one dimensional issue Most homeless counts underestimate the number of people who are homeless defined as those who do not have a place of their own where they could expect to stay in for more than 30 days Many homeless choose to live in public spaces which are an essential component to their daily lives Public spaces provide a place to sit sleep eat socialize live and feel safe around others Homelessness can go beyond living on the street including those who have no physical shelter temporary residence in emergency shelters or have no fixed address and live in someone else s home at a hospital jail or detox facility Hence it is important to remind ourselves that homelessness is always

    Original URL path: http://spacing.ca/vancouver/2015/03/20/city-vancouver-homeless-count-2015/ (2015-11-16)
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  • Housing Archives - Spacing Atlantic
    stadium is set to reappear at Regional Council this afternoon A staff Read More Oppose the building not the people By Tristan Cleveland HALIFAX Know what happens when too many rats live together According to one influential study they become violent and Read More Hunter Street s microlofts an answer to building sustainable density in Halifax s urban core By Tristan Cleveland HALIFAX You may not have noticed them even if you live in the area Three tiny residential units are being built in a backyard Read More PHOTO Condo Balconies By Julie Fish Red balconies on a condo building Halifax By Dean Bouchard Contribute your photos to Spacing Atlantic s Flickr Pool Read More Seagate Residences Why Downtown Dartmouth needs HRMbyDesign By Sam Austin DARTMOUTH Downtown Dartmouth is entering a new and exciting phase in its history King s Wharf is turning the derelict Marine Read More Shift 2013 Density Conference March 6 9 2013 By Niki Siabanis Details Host Dalhousie School of Planning Date March 6 9 2013 Location PechaKucha night Wed Mar 6 Seahorse Keynote Gil Read More Search Advertisement Spacing Magazine fall 2015 Order issue Subscribe In these stores Popular Posts Stadium Dreams at Shannon Park

    Original URL path: http://spacing.ca/atlantic/housing/ (2015-11-16)
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  • Infrastructure Archives - Spacing Atlantic
    Dartmouth Halifax s reoccurring attempt to build a stadium is set to reappear at Regional Council this afternoon A staff Read More Small is Beautiful Dartmouth s Findlay Centre and the new Master Plan By Sam Austin Dartmouth With summer at an end public consultation for Halifax s new Community Facilities Master Plan CFMP is underway Read More Our Winter of Discontent Sidewalks and Snow Clearing By Sam Austin HALIFAX After a brutal February and an almost as horrid March Halifax aka Hoth on a nasty day is finally emerging from the Read More What s next for the Dennis Building By Matthew Halliday The Nova Scotia government really really wants to tear down one of Canada s greatest grandest 19th century office buildings Read More A River Runs Under it Daylighting Sawmill River By Sam Austin Dartmouth From the harbour to its lakes Dartmouth is a city shaped by water Flowing through Downtown the half kilometer Read More Trucks Bike Lanes and the Death of Johanna Dean By Sam Austin Back in May Haligonians were saddened by the tragic death of 30 year old elementary school teacher Johanna Dean Dean was an avid Read More Transit First Give Transit Priority By Sean Gillis A route 1 bus is traveling along Bayer s Road at o km hr A route 52 bus is stuck on Joseph Howe Drive also traveling at 0 Read More Transit First Straight Routes Please By Sean Gillis The shortest path between any two points is a straight line That s pretty basic geometry So why do so many of Halifax s Read More Post navigation Older posts Search Advertisement Spacing Magazine fall 2015 Order issue Subscribe In these stores Popular Posts Stadium Dreams at Shannon Park From the Vaults Gottingen Street Urban Development Does Halifax

    Original URL path: http://spacing.ca/atlantic/infrastructure/ (2015-11-16)
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  • Politics Archives - Spacing Atlantic
    Meeting By Sam Austin Dartmouth On Tuesday night at Halifax s Community Facilities Master Plan CFMP consultation in front of around 100 concerned Read More Financing Halifax s Elections Part 3 Options By Sam Austin In Part One of Financing Halifax s Elections I explored how political campaign contributions can be problematic due to the potential Read More Financing Halifax s Elections Part 2 The Developers By Sam Austin HALIFAX Where did Halifax s current 16 councillors get the cash for their 2012 campaigns To find out for part two of Spacing Read More Financing Halifax s Elections Part 1 Why Worry By Sam Austin HALIFAX Last week Halifax Regional Council voted to ask the Province to grant the municipality the power to regulate Read More An Equal Partnership Weighing the Merits of an Urban Core Community Council By Sam Austin DARTMOUTH The urban suburban divide that often plagues Halifax was on full display last week when Regional Council approved Read More What s next for the Dennis Building By Matthew Halliday The Nova Scotia government really really wants to tear down one of Canada s greatest grandest 19th century office buildings Read More A River Runs Under it Daylighting Sawmill River By Sam Austin Dartmouth From the harbour to its lakes Dartmouth is a city shaped by water Flowing through Downtown the half kilometer Read More Fairview may lose out due to Halifax s Arena Strategy By Abad Khan HALIFAX Almost two years ago Old HRM made a decision that New Halifax will try and contort itself into or out of or maybe a Read More Post navigation Older posts Search Advertisement Spacing Magazine fall 2015 Order issue Subscribe In these stores Popular Posts Stadium Dreams at Shannon Park From the Vaults Gottingen Street Urban Development Does Halifax need

    Original URL path: http://spacing.ca/atlantic/politics/ (2015-11-16)
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  • Civic Engagement Archives - Spacing Atlantic
    explored how political campaign contributions can be problematic due to the potential Read More Financing Halifax s Elections Part 2 The Developers By Sam Austin HALIFAX Where did Halifax s current 16 councillors get the cash for their 2012 campaigns To find out for part two of Spacing Read More Financing Halifax s Elections Part 1 Why Worry By Sam Austin HALIFAX Last week Halifax Regional Council voted to ask the Province to grant the municipality the power to regulate Read More 100in1 Day A call out to commmunity By Abad Khan Editor s Note Guest post by Grace Szucs a 100in1 Day volunteer in Halifax We re so excited for this HALIFAX 8211 Read More Daylighting Sawmill River Rebutting the Staff Report By Sam Austin DARTMOUTH The topic of daylighting Dartmouth s Sawmill River will be back before Harbour East Community Council this Thursday Read More A Watered Down Vision Dartmouth s Canal Greenway By Sam Austin DARTMOUTH After 17 years of planning construction of Dartmouth s Canal Greenway is about to begin Unfortunately what s now Read More What s next for the Dennis Building By Matthew Halliday The Nova Scotia government really really wants to tear down

    Original URL path: http://spacing.ca/atlantic/civic-engagement/ (2015-11-16)
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  • Services Archives - Spacing Atlantic
    new Master Plan By Sam Austin Dartmouth With summer at an end public consultation for Halifax s new Community Facilities Master Plan CFMP is underway Read More Our Winter of Discontent Sidewalks and Snow Clearing By Sam Austin HALIFAX After a brutal February and an almost as horrid March Halifax aka Hoth on a nasty day is finally emerging from the Read More Fairview may lose out due to Halifax s Arena Strategy By Abad Khan HALIFAX Almost two years ago Old HRM made a decision that New Halifax will try and contort itself into or out of or maybe a Read More A New Arena for Dartmouth By Sam Austin DARTMOUTH Halifax s long awaited Arena Strategy is coming before Regional Council on Tuesday and so far it s the proposed Read More Transit First How much service Where By Sean Gillis HALIFAX Metro Transit is busy redesigning HRM s transit network based on the Moving Forward Principles that were Read More Halifax Tool Library Launches Crowdfunding Campaign By Tristan Cleveland HALIFAX The Halifax Tool Library just came closer to becoming reality its crowdfunding and tool drive campaigns recently Read More HRM s Regional Plan needs adjustment but will we seize the moment By Abad Khan Editor s Note Below is an open letter from Frank Palermo sent to HRM Mayor Mike Savage and the Greater Halifax Community on the Read More Last minute changes risk undermining HRM s Regional Plan By Abad Khan HALIFAX The Regional Plan 5 year review process RP 5 has been years in the works but it may be undermined with some Read More Post navigation Older posts Search Advertisement Spacing Magazine fall 2015 Order issue Subscribe In these stores Popular Posts Stadium Dreams at Shannon Park From the Vaults Gottingen Street Urban Development

    Original URL path: http://spacing.ca/atlantic/services/ (2015-11-16)
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  • Walking Archives - Spacing Atlantic
    Arif Why am I writing an article on nature and rural environments for an urban affairs website For one urbanism is not confined to large Read More Our Winter of Discontent Sidewalks and Snow Clearing By Sam Austin HALIFAX After a brutal February and an almost as horrid March Halifax aka Hoth on a nasty day is finally emerging from the Read More Fredericton s Downtown Plan Towards a Vision For The City By Hassan Arif FREDERICTON Fredericton is a small city some would say a town that offers a lot including cultural festivals and Read More Fredericton Between Sprawl and Sustainability By Hassan Arif FREDERICTON Walkable downtown and downtown like neighbourhoods are increasingly popular sites for investment and start up Read More HRM s Regional Plan needs adjustment but will we seize the moment By Abad Khan Editor s Note Below is an open letter from Frank Palermo sent to HRM Mayor Mike Savage and the Greater Halifax Community on the Read More Opportunities abound with Fredericton s trail system By Hassan Arif FREDERICTON The capital city of New Brunswick and a city featuring two universities an arts college a rich cultural scene Read More Sidewalk snow clearing in Atlantic Canadian Cities By Abad Khan HALIFAX With all the broken wrists slips and copious amounts of ice and snow remaining on city side sidewalks after recent Read More Dalhousie University making a difference on the road in a province wide online campaign By Niki Siabanis It s no question that Nova Scotia s roads come in all shapes and sizes sometimes lacking shoulders sidewalks and not to mention Read More Post navigation Older posts Search Advertisement Spacing Magazine fall 2015 Order issue Subscribe In these stores Popular Posts Stadium Dreams at Shannon Park From the Vaults Gottingen Street Urban

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  • Architecture Archives - Spacing Atlantic
    Cleveland HALIFAX Know what happens when too many rats live together According to one influential study they become violent and Read More Hunter Street s microlofts an answer to building sustainable density in Halifax s urban core By Tristan Cleveland HALIFAX You may not have noticed them even if you live in the area Three tiny residential units are being built in a backyard Read More What s next for the Dennis Building By Matthew Halliday The Nova Scotia government really really wants to tear down one of Canada s greatest grandest 19th century office buildings Read More Fredericton s Downtown Plan Towards a Vision For The City By Hassan Arif FREDERICTON Fredericton is a small city some would say a town that offers a lot including cultural festivals and Read More Halifax has been a beautiful city By Tristan Cleveland HALIFAX Historical photos level an accusation Halifax has been failed by generations of streets subdivisions and towers that Read More Argyle Street the hole s story By Niki Siabanis HALIFAX Some time ago a great big let s be honest gargantuan hole was put in the ground in the middle of the city s Read More THE OLD NORTH END When is a parking lot more than just a parking lot By Nat Smith HALIFAX North Park street is a relatively short street Only two blocks stretching from the intersection of Cogswell and going Read More Battle of the Atlantic Place By Sam Austin HALIFAX Concept plans for a new Halifax museum Battle of the Atlantic Place were unveiled today and the design is an Read More Post navigation Older posts Search Advertisement Spacing Magazine fall 2015 Order issue Subscribe In these stores Popular Posts Stadium Dreams at Shannon Park From the Vaults Gottingen Street Urban Development Does Halifax

    Original URL path: http://spacing.ca/atlantic/architecture/ (2015-11-16)
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