With political turmoil in the U.S. driving environmental challenges to take a backseat at the federal level, cities need to take the lead on green issues, said David Miller, former mayor of Toronto at an event last week at U of T.
Canada will spend $125 billion on infrastructure maintenance and expansion in the next 10 years. Professor Fae Azhari (MIE, CivE) is helping stretch those dollars farther by keeping our buildings, bridges, roads and reservoirs safe and structurally sound for longer.
Thousands of commuters use the Bandra Skywalk daily in Mumbai. U of T faculty are attending a Smart Cities conference in Mumbai this week, tackling the country's rapid urbanization (photo by Ritesh Uttamchandani/Hindustan Times via Getty Images) Written by Romi Levine University of Toronto cities experts, including Mark Fox, distinguished professor of urban systems engineering … Continue reading "Urban Experts from U of T and India Share City Building Know-How"