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Streetfilms: A Montreal Intersection Morphs Into a Wonderful Neighborhood Space

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On a Bixi bike excursion to get some ice cream in Montreal, my wife and I stumbled upon the intersection of Fairmount Avenue and Rue Clark, recently upgraded with colorful new street furniture, traffic calming treatments, and a two-way protected bike lane. The space is teeming with street life. When you arrive at this lovely place your first instinct is …

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“Executive Suite” 195 Commission

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This week on Executive Suite: Colin Kane, chairman of the I-195 Redevelopment District Commission, and Jan Brodie, the commission’s newly named executive director. […] Kane and Brodie discuss the commission’s role in redeveloping the land, their vision for the area and their estimates of how long it will take to make significant progress. They also tackle questions about the interim …

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Motorville

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The map of an american city goes on a quest across the world to find oil in order to feed its body, made of streets, highways, and freeways.