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Suburbs: Modern heritage in the age of sustainable development

City Talks

October 26, 2022

Emerging out of the optimism of the post-war period as an example of urban planning that prioritizes quality of life, our modern suburbs are getting on in years. Some have gained historical value. Many are reinventing themselves. This lecture in collaboration with Héritage Montréal, addresses the fight against urban sprawl and climate change, how to recognise suburbs and how to adapt or densify them without denaturing them?