CBC Radio: Here and Now

May 27, 2014

CoBALT Connects' cultural strategist Jeremy Freiburger spoke to CBC Radio's Here and Now last week to talk about how we form impressions about the neighbourhoods we spend time in. 


Raise the Hammer: This is Your Brain on Culture

May 27, 2014

"The goal is to find a common language around cultural vibrancy - and a way to measure it - so cities and towns can determine tangible goals, and plan more effectively for future growth."

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VIEW Magazine: Here Comes the Neighbourhood

May 27, 2014

"It’s a typical weekday on James Street North in Hamilton. A woman pushes a stroller and stops to examine the produce in a sidewalk stall. A small group of men forms outside a bar, chatting animatedly and smoking cigarettes. Brilliant brushstrokes of acrylic paint fill a canvas in a gallery window. Hurried pedestrians navigate a construction project, where a heritage building’s façade is temporarily hidden away."