Susanna McLeod

Susanna McLeod

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Archive for December 2018

Jane Jacobs, Social Activist for Neighbourhood Living

An Order of Canada recipient, Jane Jacobs was a writer and social activist promoting green spaces, short commutes, and cities that can be “lived in.” “Cities have the capability,” Jane Jacobs said, “of providing something for everybody, only because, and only when, they are created by everybody.” Jane Jacobs believed in cities, big beautiful cities… (read more)