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Meeting with Jean Chretien & Tom Pollak

Former PM Jean Chretien, Sam Sullivan & Tom Pollak of Explore.org

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In Manhattan with David Owen

Thanks to an invitation from the Christopher Reeve Foundation and the support of the Rick Hansen Institute Lynn and I headed out to Manhattan with a copy of David Owen’s new book Green Metropolis in hand. The Reeve Gala was spectacular thanks to Henry Stifel, Vice President of both the Christopher Reeve Foundation and Morgan […]

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Densification is the path to affordable housing

The explosion of single-family homes — a.k.a. Suburban Domination — is bad for the environment By Sam Sullivan, Special to the Vancouver Sun In the early 1970s an urban reform movement swept North America. Inspired by authors such as Jane Jacobs who railed against the “highway, highrise city,” Vancouver avoided a highway through its downtown […]

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