Department of Geography and Planning

Department of Geography and Planning
Department of Geography and Planning

Theses and Reports - 2005 to 2009

Type Report/Thesis Name Author Year

Report (pdf, 37kB)

Conflict North of the Greenbelt: A Comparative Evaluation of Growth Management in Barrie & Simcoe Country

Barnett, Natalie

2009

Report

Ill Winds A' Blowin: An Investigation of Local Opposition to Wind Energy and the Planning Response on Wolfe Island, Ontario

Bourhill, Iain

2009

Report (pdf, 11kB)

The Reuse of Surplus School Sites in Ottawa, Ontario: An Examination of Community Interests and Public Participation in the Acquisition, Planning and Conversion of Surplus School Sites

Button, Jessica

2009

Report (pdf, 1.09MB)

Inclusionary Zoning for the Provision of Affordable Housing: A Comparative Analysis of Vancouver and San Francisco

Chang, Nellie

2009

Report

Assessing Housing Affordability Among Key Workers: A Comparison Study Between Vancouver, Toronto and Ottawa, 1991- 2001

Gaus, Emily

2009

Report (pdf, 97kB)

Identification and Analysis of Predominant Trends of Ontario Municipal Board Decisions in 2007

Gibson, Laurel

2009

Report (pdf, 640kB)

Downtown Hamilton Transit Terminal: Transit-Supportive Urban Design Guidelines

Golden, Alissa

2009

Report

An Approach to Downtown Revitalization: Case Study 0 North Bay, Ontario

Gravelle, Ashley

2009

Report (pdf, 66kB)

Assessing the Potential Value of Landscape Character: Assessment in Improving the Lake Planning Process

Hendren, Michael

2009

Report

Tenant Perceptions of Green Office Buildings

Juknevicius, Romas

2009

Report

Stormwater Management: A Comparison of Toronto, Halifax, and Vancouver's Practices

Levin, David

2009

Report (pdf, 93kB)

Design Review: A Comparison Between the National Capital Commission and City of Ottawa

McCreight, Andrew

2009

Report (pdf, 64kB)

Strategic Environmental Planning at the Grassroots Level: Applying the SWOT Analysis technique to the Green Committee of Tamworth / Erinsville, Ontario

Meek, Christopher

2009

Report

A Comparative Evaluation of Two Downtown Toronto Waterfront Parks

Miranda, Charlene

2009

Report

Evaluation of the Application of Compatible Land use Planning Around an Airport: A Case Study of Lester B. Pearson International Airport

Park, Kyungaie

2009

Report

Developing a Strategy for the Redevelopment of Brownfield Sites: Guiding Developers and Municipal Planners through the Brownfield Redevelopment Process in the Province of Ontario

Pitre, Pascal

2009

Report

The Greenbelt Edge and Its Effect on Housing in the Greater Toronto Area from 2001 to 2006

Semple, Ian

2009

Report (pdf, 459kB)

Municipal Conformity to the Growth Plan for the Greater Golden Horseshoe : An Evaluation of Future Density Potential Along the Fairview Street Intensification Corridor in Burlington, Ontario

Shih, Melissa

2009

Report

Helping or Hindering? Mental Health Service Integration and the Creation of Local Health Integration networks in Ontario

Slaunwhite, Amanda

2009

Report (pdf, 1.16MB)

Community- Based Lake Planning in Ontario's Cottage Regions: Developing a Comprehensive Tool for Making Better Plans

Spang, H. Elizabeth

2009

Report (pdf, 119kB)

Urban Design in the Parliamentary and Judiciary Precincts and its Impact on Site Security

Touw, Mark

2009

Report (pdf, 100kB)

Coping Without a Car in Kingston, Ontario: Transportation and Mobility Challenges for Senior Citizens

Tran, Tara

2009

Report (pdf, 10kB)

Approaches towards Sustainable Community Development: An Investigation of Eco-Designed Condominiums

Trottier, Catherine

2009

Report (pdf, 377kB)

Looking for the Suburbs: A Pilot Study of the Ottawa-Gatineau Census Metropolitan Area

Vandyk, Christopher

2009

Report (pdf, 1.69MB)

Improving Heritage Conservation in Toronto: A comparison of five urban residential Heritage Conservation Districts

Wong, Michael

2009

Report (pdf, 51kB)

Should Westmount Become a Heritage Character District? Using Ontario's Standards to Evaluate a Quebec Municipality's Heritage-Protection ByLaws

Wood, Robert Tyler

2009

Report

Public Art Program Development: A Comparative Evaluation of Ottawa and Vancouver

Woodside, Claire

2009

Report

Mitigating Terrorism within Canadian Cities: A Critical Inventory of Anti-Terrorism Measures Implemented in Belfast and Central London

Boyanchuk, Andrej

2008

Thesis

Towards a multiparty Policy Monitoring Framework for Evaluating Infrastructure Environmental Assessments

Broughton, Katrina

2008

Report

Greening Our Neighbourhoods: An Investigation of Neighbourhood Development, Green Design, and the Marketing Strategies of Lora Bay and The Shipyards

Cann, Amy

2008

Report

An Analysis and Evaluation of the City of Kingston's Parks and Open Spaces

Dakin, Michael

2008

Report

Community Mall Greyfields in the City of Toronto: An Opportunity to Advance Planning Objectives

Dissette, Alexandra

2008

Report

The Village of Rockcliffe Park Heritage Conservation District (HCD), Ottawa, An Assessment of Building Project Compliance with HCD Plan Management Guidelines (1998-2006)

Dolezel, Julie

2008

Report

Market Demand for Environmentally Sustainable Residential Developments

Fitzpatrick, David

2008

Report

An Examination of the Toronto Class A Office Market: 1988 and 2007

Fraser, Stewart

2008

Report

A Comparative Evaluation of Two Downtown Vancouver Waterfront Parks

Grottenberg, John

2008

Report

Women's Safety on Campus: Queen's University's AMS Walkhome Service

Gummo, Andrea

2008

Report

Application of a Context Sensitive Design Approach to the Redevelopment of Upper Princess Street, Kingston ON

Henderson, John

2008

Report

An Evaluation of Public Consultation Processes Used in the Vancouver Agreement

Holme, Matthew

2008

Report

An Evaluation of Environmental Stewardship in Canadian Mountain/Ski Resort Communities

Johnson, Dallas

2008

Thesis

The Value of Design: A Study of Pedestrian Perception in New Delhi, India

Kumar, Pooja

2008

Report

Analysis of Toronto's Rental Vacancy Rate

McMurdy, Andrea

2008

Thesis

Cultural Preservation and Self-Determination Through Land Use Planning: A Framework for the Fort Albany First Nation

Minkin, Dan

2008

Report (pdf, 22kB)

Responding to ethno-cultural diversity through planning policy and practice: An analysis of five select municipalities in the Toronto CMA

Newman, Greg

2008

Report

Negotiated Space: The Case of Three Privately Owned Public Spaces in Toronto?s Financial District

Oppedisano, Andrea

2008

Report

Sustainable Planning Principles and Their Impact on Urban Form: A Post Occupancy Study of Clayton Village in Surrey, British Columbia

Perry, Adam J.

2008

Report

Downtown management in Chatham, Ontario: A Case Study of the Historic Downtown Chatham Business Improvement Association (not for release)

Puzanov, Benjamin

2008

Report

A Study on the Effectiveness of Supportive Communities Partnership Initiative - SCPI Funding in the City of Kingston

Ramos Cortez, Carola

2008

Report

Evaluating the Effectiveness of the Site Planning and Architectural Integration Program (SPAIP) By-Law in the Pointe-Claire Village

Reid, Kristen

2008

Report (pdf, 375kB)

Urban Design and Planning Features of Urban Open Spaces: An Evaluation of Three Case Studies in Downtown Richmond, BC

Rutherford, Tiffany

2008

Report

Physical Activity and the Built Environment: What We Know

Sibanda, Prince Fiso

2008

Report

Energy-Integrated land Use Planning: Lessons from Toronto's West Don Lands

Sparkes, Katherine

2008

Report

A Home Away From 'Home': Native Women's Perspectives on City Living

State, Hannah

2008

Report

Linking Green Commercial Building Design and Urban Form: An Evaluation of LEED-NC Canada, a Case Study of the Child Development Centre, Calgary, AB

Szpecht, Amanda

2008

Report (pdf, 45kB)

Gardens That Fit: Factors for Successful Community Gardens in Hamilton, ON

Van Dorp, Jakob

2008

Report

A Critical Review of Home Ownership Programs for Low and Moderate Income Households in Ontario in the 1970s

Wei, Jie

2008

Report

King Liberty Village and Regent Park: An Evaluation of Two Urban Redevelopment Plans from Toronto, Canada on the Basis of British Best Practices in Urban Design

Zamodits, Paul

2008

Report

St. Lawrence, Ataratiri, and the West Don Lands: A Comparison between Urban Regeneration Case Studies from Toronto, Canada and British Best Practices for Urban Design

Caldwell, Emily

2007

Thesis

Benchmarking and Development of WebGIS in Ontario: Implications for Public Use in Kingston

Chan, Calvin

2007

Report

Natural Hazards at the Ontario Municipal Board: An analysis of Ontario Municipal Board decisions between 2001 and 2005 on planning applications with a significant natural hazard component

Chandler, Jocelyn

2007

Report

Local Attitudes Towards Tourism, Conservation and Development: A Case Study of the Thousand Islands Parkway Corridor

Chen, Caihong

2007

Report

Defining a Watershed Ethic for Private Landowners in the City of Kingston, ON

Dickinson, Tim

2007

Report

How to Increase Recycling Rate in High-Rise Apartment Buildings in Kingston, Ontario

He, Qiaoyi

2007

Report

A Baby Boom Apartment Boom? The Need for Elderly Apartments in the City of Toronto, 2031

Kambo, Rajbir Rocky

2007

Report

Community Improvement Planning in Small and Medium-Sized Municipalities: An Assessment of Content and Resource Adequacy

Leishman, Mary

2007

Report

Mental Health Service Provision for Immigrant Women in York Region

Maximattis, Jennifer

2007

Report

A Comparison of Two Ontario Active Adult Retirement Communities, with Implications for Planning

McCready, David B.

2007

Report

Manufacturing a Brownfield: A Case Study of Kingston's Davis Tannery and an Assessment of Brownfield Policy and Planning Tools (1976-2007)

McNicol, Kelly

2007

Report

An Evaluation of Three Downtown Vancouver Parks

Meads, Sasha

2007

Thesis

Evolution of Urban Form and Travel Behaviour in the Greater Toronto Area, 1986-2001: An Overview

Mitra, Raktim

2007

Report

Application of McHarg's Method of Land Use Suitability Analysis for First Nation Planning and Land Management

Moore, David P.

2007

Report

Reurbanization within Durham Region

Moore, Ryan

2007

Report

Waterfront Redevelopment in Victoria: Three Cases Evaluated According to Their Political, Financial and Design Elements

Schiller, Gilbert

2007

Report

Mid-Rise Development: Creating Opportunities for Reurbanization in Toronto

Taggart, Michelle

2007

Report

A Comparison of the City of Kingston's Accessibility Planning Process with Current Best Practices

Thompson, Karen

2007

Report

Calgary Community Associations: Community Association Attributes and Strategies Used to Influence Land Use Planning in Calgary

Trzaska, Karen

2007

Thesis (pdf, 205kB)

The Post-Gentrification Trajectories of Toronto Census Tracts, 1971-2001

Turner, Alex

2007

Report

Housing Affordability: The Situation for Winnipeg and Winnipeg Aboriginal Households, 1991-2001

Ward, Bryan

2007

Report

Transit Oriented Development in Calgary: Recommendations for the Redevelopment of Anderson Station

White, Josh

2007

Report

Street Design Study for Bur Oak Avenue Within the Cornell Centre District

Zheng, Yan

2007

Report

Second Homes and Land Use Planning in the State of Vermont

Adams, John

2006

Report

Post-Disaster Reconstruction: Issues and Challenges Faced by Sri Lanka in Achieving a Sustainable Recovery After the 2004 Tsunami

Bandara, S.B. Kapila

2006

Report

North York Centre: How Planning Policy Shaped the Form and Function of a Suburban Downtown in Toronto

Bird, Darryl

2006

Report

An Approach to Downtown Revitalization: Case Study - Mission, British Columbia

Blackwood, Leanne

2006

Report

An Analysis of the Redevelopment of Toronto's Distillery Historic District

Copping, Melissa

2006

Thesis

Planning for Long-Term Care: A Qualitative Study of the Past, Present and Future of Long-Term Care in the Kingston, Frontenac, Lennox and Addington Area

Coyle, Alison

2006

Report

Benefits and Barriers to Implementing and Managing Well Rooted Community Gardens in Waterloo Region, Ontario

Dow, Cheryl

2006

Report

Urban Containment Policy in North America: A Comparative Analysis of Portland's Urban Growth Boundary and the Greater Golden Horseshoe's Places to Grow and Greenbelt Acts

Hadwin, Christopher

2006

Report

Wherever Money Takes You: A Comparative Life Cycle Cost Assessment of Diesel Buses and Electric Trolleys for Edmonton Transit System Route 9

Hui, Annika

2006

Thesis

Examining Public Land Banking and Urban Growth: A Case Study of Saskatoon, Saskatchewan

Lithwick, Sharon

2006

Report

An Analysis of the Home Ownership Made Easy Plan

Marinakis, George

2006

Report

An Evaluation of Peel and Waterloo Region's Official Plans: A Comparison to the Ontario Government's Places to Grow Plan

Martins, Ricardo

2006

Report

A History and Analysis of the Impact of the Agricultural Land Reserve in British Columbia

McLeod, Maureen

2006

Thesis

The Spatio-temporal Variation of Residential Real Estate Values and Social Change: A Toronto Case Study

Moos, Markus

2006

Thesis

The Iron House in Turmoil: Modernity, Political Economy, and Urbanism in the Foreign Concessions of Shanghai

Neault, Guillaume

2006

Report

The Influence of Planning Regulations on Residential Impervious Surfaces: A Case Study of Kingston, Ontario

Pisani, Teresa

2006

Report

World's Fairs and Urban Development: Case Studies in Achieving Waterfront Redevelopment Following an International Exposition

Sajecki, David

2006

Report

Growth Management in Ontario's Golden Horseshoe: An Evaluation of the Places to Grow Plan

Sanfilippo, Michael

2006

Thesis

Canadian Buildings Turn Green: An Investigation of the Role of Municipalities in Implementing Green Roof Technology in Kingston and Halifax

Simmons, Marney

2006

Report

Addressing the Health Needs of Homeless Individuals through Outreach Services: A Case Study of Kingston

Soonarane, Trina

2006

Report

Condominium Development and the Livability of Inner City Neighbourhoods; A Case Study of Midtown (Calgary, AB)

Steell, Tara

2006

Report

Transportation Demand Management on Campus: A Case Study of Queen's University at Kingston, Ontario

Zhang, Xian

2006

Report

The Last Step Before the Street: Single Room Occupancy Housing in Winnipeg, Manitoba

Bloom, Jennifer

2005

Report

An Evaluation of the Level of Service of Outdoor Recreation Facilities in Hamilton, Ontario

Carou, Barbara

2005

Report

Heritage Conservation in the East Annex District, Toronto: Assessing the Effectiveness of the East Annex Heritage Conservation District Designation

Choi, Yvonne

2005

Report

Employment Planning for a Smart Growth Community: A Case Study of Seaton, Ontario

Deeks, Jocelyn

2005

Thesis

The Effect of Women's Changing Employment Prospects on Housing Location and Commuting Patterns: An Exploratory Look at Toronto

Dionne, Melissa

2005

Report

Green Roofs: An Exploration for Policies and Incentives

Janzen, Hilary

2005

Report

The Transit Village: A Case Study of Kingston Centre

Kader, Mohammad Mahfuzul

2005

Report

High Tech Firm Locations and the Implications for Employment Area Planning In Ottawa

Kozuskanich, John C.

2005

Report

An Exploration of Public Participation in China's Land Use Planning

Nguyen, Hieu

2005

Report

A Model for Predicting Condominium Proportion in the Housing Market: A Study of Halifax Condominium Owners' Demographic Characteristics and the Prediction of Condominium Proportion in 2011

Nitsche, Kersten

2005

Report

Guiding Residential Intensification: Infill Design Guidelines for Low-rise Multiple Dwellings in the City of Mississauga

Reid, Allison

2005

Thesis

Urban Form and Public Transit Use: A Study Examining the Relationship Between Urban Form and Public Transit Use in the Greater Toronto Area in 2001

Riekko, Hans William

2005

Report

Redevelopment of the Former Texaco Refinery in Mississauga, Ontario: Three Development Scenarios and the Role of Property Tax- Based Financial Incentives

Sacret, Andrew

2005

Report

Office Floor Space Per Worker Ratios: A Case Study of Toronto

Shortall, Kristy

2005

Report

Environmental Indicators and Sustainable Communities: A Case Study of Southeast False Creek

Smith, Jason

2005

Report

Pedestrian Public Spaces in the Nation's Capital: The Sparks Street Mall and the ByWard Market

Topping, Erin

2005

Report

Assessing the ethical issues surrounding multi-disciplinary practices: the impact of MDPs on the profession of urban planning in Canada

Wandell, Robert

2005

Report

Enhanced Waste Diversion in Multi-Unit Residential Dwellings in the City of Toronto, Ontario

Whitfield, Katherine

2005

Report

Urbanizing an Auto-Oriented Suburban Downtown: A Transit Oriented Development Plan for Richmond City Centre

Wolinsky, Lorne

2005

Report

Designing an Urban Waterfront: A Case Study of the Portlands, Toronto

Xu, Lily Yuan

2005

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