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Liveblogging Sidewalk Labs’ Master Innovation and Development Plan, Entry 24: The MIDP Volume 1, The Plans; Chapter 3: Economic Development: Introduction; Part 1: Accelerating Development

Previous Master Innovation and Development Plan liveblog entries and relevant documents available here Chapter 3 of Volume 1! And we’re coming up on the halfway point of the report, which is something, right? Introduction (pp. 422-427; not listed in Table … Continue reading

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Liveblogging Sidewalk Labs’ Master Innovation and Development Plan, Entry 23: The MIDP Volume 1, The Plans; Chapter 2: The River District, Part 2: Scaling Urban Innovations; The Future Can Start Now

Previous Master Innovation and Development Plan liveblog entries and relevant documents available here Let’s get right to it, shall we? Part 2: Scaling Urban Innovations (pp. 348-407) Padding alert Sixty pages. Three full-page photos. Four full-page pull quotes. Five full-page … Continue reading

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Liveblogging Sidewalk Labs’ Master Innovation and Development Plan, Entry 22: The MIDP Volume 1, The Plans; Chapter 2: The River District, Part 1: Neighbourhood Planning concepts

Includes a nostalgic look back to the times when Sidewalk Labs promised us a community built “from the internet up.” Previous Master Innovation and Development Plan liveblog entries and relevant documents available here Onward, into Part 1. Part 1: Neighbourhood … Continue reading

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Liveblogging Sidewalk Labs’ Master Innovation and Development Plan, Entry 21: The MIDP Volume 1, The Plans; Chapter 2: The River District, Introduction

Same volume (one), but new chapter (2). Progress! In which I wonder exactly how deep Google’s pockets actually are. Previous Master Innovation and Development Plan liveblog entries and relevant documents available here Introduction (pp. 256-291) Here, Sidewalk Labs attempts to … Continue reading

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Liveblogging Sidewalk Labs’ Master Innovation and Development Plan, Entry 20: The MIDP’s economic drivers: A Google-themed rerun of Amazon’s HQ2 debacle?

Previous Master Innovation and Development Plan liveblog entries and relevant documents available here As if Sidewalk Labs’ MIDP wasn’t long enough, I decided I wanted to go deeper into the world they’ve created. If the MIDP is The Lord of … Continue reading

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Liveblogging Sidewalk Labs’ Master Innovation and Development Plan, Entry 19: The MIDP Volume 1, The Plans; Chapter 1: The Quayside Plan, Part 2: How it Works (III) and Public Engagement

It’s the the final part of my voyage through Part 2 of Chapter 1 of Volume 1. Or, as I like to call it, the Middle of the End of the Beginning of the MIDP. Previous Master Innovation and Development … Continue reading

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Liveblogging Sidewalk Labs’ Master Innovation and Development Plan, Entry 18: The MIDP Volume 1, The Plans; Chapter 1: The Quayside Plan, Part 2: How it Works (II)

In which Sidewalk Labs promotes the innovative nature of building tinier-than-currently-allowed apartments and I note the irony of Sidewalk Labs touting a transparency app in what is easily the most poorly designed non-transparent document I’ve ever had the misfortune to … Continue reading

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