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A House in the City
A House in the City Home Truths in Urban Architecture By Dalziel, Robert Book - 2012 720 DALZI Available in some locations

Annotation:What makes a great house in the city? This title examines what has worked well in some of the most successful housing types throughout the world - from old to new, high rise to low rise, innovative to conventional.

Happy City
Happy City Transforming Our Lives Through Urban Design By Montgomery, Charles Book - 2013 307.1215 MONTG Available in some locations Holds: 106 on 10 copies

Annotation:Can cities make us better people? Is the suburban American Dream really a nightmare? In this lively and accessible book, Montgomery shows urban design to be not only exciting, but integral to our future.

Sustainable Urbanism and Beyond
Sustainable Urbanism and Beyond Rethinking Cities for the Future Book - 2012 307.116 SUSTA All copies in use. Availability details

Annotation:A comprehensive examination of sustainable urbanism principles and practices and speculates about its future

Canadian Cities in Transition
Canadian Cities in Transition New Directions in the Twenty-first Century Book - 2010 307.760971 CANAD All copies in use. Availability details Holds: 4 on 1 copy

Annotation:This completely revised fourth edition of Canadian cities in transition examines in depth the major transformations taking place in urban Canada - and the transformations that must be set in motion if the society is to survive

Residential Land Strategy for Ottawa, 2006-2031
Residential Land Strategy for Ottawa, 2006-2031 Book - 2009 333.770971384 R433 In-library use only in some locations

Annotation:The Ottawa Room at the Main Library holds copies of many studies & publications on development in Ottawa.

Contemporary Urban Planning
Contemporary Urban Planning By Levy, John M. Book - 2009 307.1216 L668 Available in some locations

Annotation:A best-selling title in the urban planning market, Contemporary Urban Planning provides students with an insider's view of sub-state urban planning including details on the interplay of politics, law, money, and interest groups

Citizens of No Place
Citizens of No Place An Architectural Graphic Novel By Lai, Jimenez Book - 2012 741.5971 LAI Available in some locations

Annotation: A collection of short stories on architecture and urbanism, graphically represented using manga-style storyboards

High Chicago
High Chicago By Shrier, Howard Book - 2009 SHRIE Available in some locations Holds: 4 on 3 copies

Annotation:(Fiction) Toronto investigator Jonah Geller and his partner are drawn into investigating the apparent suicide of a young girl -- and the high-stakes world of construction and development on a long-neglected parcel of Toronto's waterfront.

Battle for Brooklyn
Battle for Brooklyn DVD - 2013 307.342 BATTL Available in some locations

Annotation:The story of a reluctant activist Daniel Goldstein as he struggles to save his home and community from being demolished to make way for a professional basketball arena and densest real estate development in U.S. history.

The Nature of Cities
The Nature of Cities DVD - 2009? 307.76 NATUR Available in some locations

Annotation:A film exploring nature in urban spaces through projects that show how the built environment and nature can work together to sustain and rejuvenate life

Two Weeks Notice
Two Weeks Notice DVD - 2003 TWO Available in some locations

Annotation:Romantic comedy starring Hugh Grant as a billionaire real estate developer and Sandra Bullock as a brilliant environmental lawyer who ends up working for him.

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John is the 3rd generation of builders in his family. His grandfather helped construct Parliament Hill's East Block. In 1976, John co-founded Domicile, which now specializes in infill projects.

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