BOOMTOWNS – this issue of Curb Magazine explores the challenges of liveability and sustainability in booming communities across Canada, and considers policy and planning solutions at the municipal level. From Cold Lake to Kirkland Lake, this issue explores hot topics of growth, including housing, urban design, regional planning, and demographic change.
Informative, accessible and beautifully designed, Curb Magazine is one of Canada’s premier publications on the issues shaping cities, regions and rural areas today. Curb promotes knowledge-sharing across the country by publishing articles on innovative projects and research, best practices in planning and policy making, and community experience. Thoughtful, engaging articles explore a wide range of topics including urban design, housing, transportation, sustainability, civic engagement, and municipal and regional governance. Curb is produced by the City-Region Studies Centre through the Faculty of Extension at the University of Alberta.