A Bit More Detail

Assorted Personal Notations, Essays, and Other Jottings

[URBAN NOTE] Seven city links: Paris, Montréal, Ottawa, Berthierville, Chicago, Berlin, Saint-Louis

  • The terrible destruction of Notre-Dame-de-Paris makes me very sad. I hope restoration is possible. The Daily Beast reports.
  • CBC Montreal celebrates the 50th anniversary of the first Expos game.
  • Anti-poverty activists claim Ottawa claim Airbnb is hurting local housing markets. Global News reports.
  • La Presse notes how people in the small Québec town of Berthierville are trying to keep their old monastery.
  • CityLab reports on the artistic and architectural contributions of Theaster Gates to a divided Chicago.
  • Guardian Cities notes the radicalism of rental activists in Berlin.
  • CityLab notes how sea level rise is already hurting people in the Senegal coastal city of Saint-Louis.
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