GREAT PLACES IN CANADA
Yarmouth, Nova ScotiaRead More »
2012 Great Place in Canada – Public Space
Cape Forchu Lighthouse, a historic nautical icon, has a magical 19-acre seaside setting. The local community and visitors enjoy accessing the functioning lighthouse and participating in on-site activities such as Dump Day (a tribute to the local lobster fishery), tending the community gardens, and sharing in social activities either formal or informal.
Osborne Village has evolved into a vibrant mixed use neighbourhood. Near downtown, this century old and densely populated community is filled with character, boasting a pedestrian-oriented and transit-supportive urban form that offers a unique collection of restaurants and shopsRead More »
What makes Queen Street great is its mixture of eclectic design and users. As Fredericton’s original street, it contains historical buildings, open spaces, unique shops and people friendly sidewalks, providing the ideal setting for a wide range of community activities. It can adapt to a city’s ever changing needs without losing its character.Read More »