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Posts Tagged ‘wuppertal

[URBAN NOTE] Five city links: Montréal, New York City, Dunblane, Wuppertal, Cape Town

  • CBC Montreal looks at how the city of Montréal deals with snow disposal in winter.
  • NOW Toronto reviews The World Before Your Feet, a documentary examining the life of one Matt Green, who aims to walk all the thousands of kilometres of streets of New York City.
  • VICE reports on how the mass shooting of Dunblane still affects survivors and townspeople even two decades later.
  • CityLab looks at the unique Schwebebahn mass transit system in the Ruhr town of Wuppertal, and what it says about transit culture in Germany.
  • CityLab takes a look at Cape Town, where a foodie culture is not reflected in ready access of all to food, and how some people are trying to fix this.