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Trees in the Public Realm: Staying Alive

Trees make our cities healthier, more resilient, enjoyable and prosperous.  Yet, many new urban trees don’t live longer than 10 years and many opportunities to plant new trees are missed. This session looks at the challenges trees face…

Low Carbon Climate Resilient Cities Symposium

How can cities respond and adapt to the threat of climate change? Join McMaster University researchers and experts as they explore this question and more at this special event hosted by the McMaster Centre for Climate Change on April 19,…

Melting Hearts and Minds in Edmonton

If Edmonton was Canada’s ground zero for the Winter Cities Movement in the 1980s, it has roared back to the forefront this decade when it set about to answer the question “what would make you fall in love with winter in Edmonton?” When the…