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robert voigt
Urban Planner, Artist, Blogger
Urban Planner, Artist, Blogger
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What is the future of Planning, Are Our Days Numbered?
Type your summary here Type rest of the post here OJP - Are Our Days Numbered? by robert voigt on Scribd
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Data, Ethics and Community Building
My regular feature article in the Ontario Planning Journal; discussing Data, Ethics and Community Building. OPJ Data, Ethics & Communities by robert voigt on Scribd
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Technology's City Building Laboratory
My latest article for the Ontario Planning Journal.   this one deals with my preliminary explorations about community building issues related to the cutting edge waterfront project being developed by Google's Sidewalk Labs in Toronto. OPJ Technology's City ...
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Keeping Great Company - Top 100 Planning Blogs
It was a pleasant surprise to receive an email notice that CivicBlogger had been selected as one of the TOP 100 Planning Blogs by Feedspot . When I started CivicBlogger in 2008, this type of media platform was not common in the world of urban planning. In f...
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The Power of Place
In this Municipal World article I provide a basic overview of the place-based structure I use in my work. While it's just the "tip of the iceberg" of my Power of Place structure, I describe a number of items that anyone can take action on right away in thei...
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Work at Play
In this article for the Ontario Planning Journal I briefly discuss the importance and value of play in our professional planning work.   Work at Play by robert voigt on Scribd
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Podcasting for Urban Planning
My regular article for the Ontario Planning Journal; this time discussing the potential of podcasting for urban planning. Also happy to give a shout out to the Strong Towns podcast, easily the best I have found.   Everyone Can Be a Podcaster by robert voigt...
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3D Printing the Future
As technology changes urban planners and others that work with communities to influence their future need to work harder to keep up-to-date.  This is because many of the citizens and communities we work for/with are often adopting these tools at a faster ra...
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Planning for the Public Realm
Here is the latest animated explainer video I created for the Ontario Professional Planners Institute.  This one deals with the very complex subject of the public realm.
Planning for the Public Realm
Planning for the Public Realm
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The Impact of Development Form on ROI for Municipalities
Here is the recently published Municipal World article I write on the impact form of development has on municipal tax ROI.  This is based on research I have been doing with planner John Douglas RPP, MCIP. Municipal Return on Investment
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