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Caitlin Harrison

Caitlin Harrison lives in (and loves) Vancouver, B.C. As a public servant focused on planning for large-scale health emergencies, she's focused on and fascinated by the relationship between urban planning and public health. In her free time, Caitlin is most often in search of local food, new cycling routes, conversations with strangers and new ways of getting her hands dirty. You can find more of her musings on her own blog, and on Twitter @caitlinlh.


Two wheel zeal: why biking beats driving

I love living in Vancouver. One of the first things I did when I moved here was sell my car.  Living and working downtown, my once beloved Honda Civic became more of a nuisance...