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This op-ed originally appeared in Toronto Storeys on October 15, 2018. How to house our city is a top election issue in Toronto. Affordability is no longer a crisis confined…
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Practice-Ready Research into Active Transportation: Raktim Mitra
Raktim Mitra is an Associate Professor within the Ryerson University School of Urban and Regional Planning, and co-director of TransForm Lab, a hub for policy-relevant transportation research. Through his work,…Read More
Our practical, on-the-ground research provides background and solutions related to urban development, regional planning, transit and more.