The Accessibility Dilemma

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The Accessibility Dilemma On 1 May 2011 the Disability (Access to Premises – Buildings) Standards 2010 were introduced alongside an updated Building Code of Australia (BCA). These Standards are now legislated as the minimum requirements for new buildings and buildings … Read More

Two Steps Forward, One Step Back? Ten Years of Walkability

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Today is the tenth anniversary of the official launch of the Toronto Pedestrian Charter by Councillor Jane Pitfield and the formidable urban theorist Jane Jacobs. (Though, it should be noted, the Charter was adopted a few months earlier, on 21 … Read More

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