Centre for Cities/AM800 weekly City-Building Conversations with Dan MacDonald

Dan MacDonald from AM800

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Join Dan MacDonald every Wednesday at 10:10 am for the Centre for Cities/AM800 city-building segment. What do we need to build back better together? What are the small things that will make the city better for everyone? Dan talks to Windsorites making the difference on public spaces, active transportation, housing, events, main streets, sustainability and more. https://windsorlawcities.ca/projects/city-building-with-dan-macdonald-on-am800/

Radio Segments

AM800: The Importance of Open Streets with Michelle Staadegaard

(October 13 2021) Michelle Staadegaard, Manager of Culture and Events for the City of Windsor, talks with Dan MacDonald about…

AM800: Introducing Windsor Public Library’s New Book-Bike with Kitty Pope

(October 6 2021) Kitty Pope, CEO of Windsor Public Library, joins Dan McDonald to talk about BETTY (the new bookmobile…

AM800: Is Windsor a Cycling City with Christopher Waters

(September 29 2021) Centre for Cities Affiliate and Windsor Law Professor, Dr. Christopher Waters, talks with Dan McDonald about his…

AM800: Community Land Trusts with Princess Doe

(September 22 2021) Centre for Cities Research Associate and Windsor Law Student, Princess Doe, Talks with Dan McDonald About Community…

AM800: Citybuilding Challenges and Potential with new City of Windsor CAO Jason Reynar

(September 8 2021) Jason Reynar, Chief Administrative Officer for the City of Windsor, talks with Dan McDonald about challenges and…

AM800: Thriving Communities with Richard Peddie

(September 1 2021) Richard Peddie, Owner of River Bookshop and Co-Chair of Thrive! Amherstburg placemaking council talks with Dan McDonald…

AM800: Best Practices from International City-Building with Dorian Moore

(August 25 2021) Dorian Moore, Architect and Urban Designer, Partner in Archive Design Studio in Detroit, and Instructor at the…

AM800: Exploring Downtown Spaces with Meaghen Quinn

(August 18 2021) University of Windsor Professor Meaghen Quinn talks with Dan MacDonald about bringing back theatre, and the urge…

AM800: Ontarians on the Move with Melinda Munro

(August 04 2021) Melinda Munro, owner of Munro Strategic Perspective, talks with Dan MacDonald about what rapid population growth and…

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AM800: City Space Programming with Ken Acton

(July 21 2021) Windsor Regional Society of Architects' Ken Acton, talks with Dan MacDonald about their Windsor Film Festival partnership…

Jana Jandal Alrifai

AM800: Pushing For a More Bike Friendly City with Jana Jandal Alrifai

(July 14 2021) Windsor Essex Youth Climate Council Vice President, Jana Jandal Alrifai, talks with Dan MacDonald about bike lane…

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AM800: Ford City Comeback, Challenges of Turning a Neighbourhood Around with Shane Potvin

(July 7 2021) Chair of the Ford City BIA, Shane Potvin, talks with Dan MacDonald about main street rejuvenation, community…

AM800: Land Acknowledgements and Indigenous Visibility at the Municipal Level with Beverly Jacobs

(June 23 2021) Centre for Cities Affiliate and Acting Dean Beverly Jacobs talks with Dan MacDonald about reconciliation, land acknowledgements…

Anneke Smit

AM800: City Recovery with Anneke Smit

(June 23 2021) Dan MacDonald from AM800 talks with Dr. Anneke Smit, Director of the Centre for Cities, about lessons…

Councillor Rino Bortolin

AM800: Rebuilding and Recovering Windsor with Rino Bortolin

(June 16 2021) Dan MacDonald from AM800 with Windsor Ward 3 Councillor Rino Bortolin on what the city needs to…

AM800: Active and Public Transportation in Windsor with Jess Bondy

(June 16 2021) Dan MacDonald talks with Jess Bondy, transit advocate, member of the Windsor Bicycling Committee, and co-organizer of…

Hugo Vega from YMCA Southwestern Ontario

AM800: How Windsor Can Work for Everyone with Hugo Vega

(June 15 2021) Dan MacDonald sits down with Hugo Vega, Regional Manager of Settlement Services at the YMCA of Southwestern…

Vincent Georgie of Windsor Downtown Districting Committee

AM800: Vincent Georgie Discusses Why Can’t We Have Nice Things?

(June 15 2021) Dan MacDonald sits down with Vincent Georgie from the Windsor Downtown Districting Committee to discuss building back…

AM800: CUI x Windsor Virtual Listening Tour with Anneke Smit

(June 14 2021) Centre for Cities (C4C) Director Dr. Anneke Smit discusses C4C and its collaboration with the Canadian Urban…

Upcoming Events

IALS Director's Seminar Series: The Role of Border Cities in International Law

November 4 - 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm

Join Centre for Cities affiliate, and University of Windsor Professor of Law, Dr. Christopher Waters as he discusses the role of cities in international law...

C4C Public Legal Education Series: Oversight of Municipal Police Services

November 17 - 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm

Join Windsor Law and C4C's Professor Danardo Jones for a virtual session exploring the tole and composition of municipal police services boards, police services budgets...

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