One of the missing elements to a more vibrant Downtown is the location of large, tempting, glassy storefronts from National and International retailers like H&M and Zara. These folks don't build their buildings, they tennant existing spaces. How would we get them onto Jasper Ave or 101 Street? Do we need to offer juicy grants? A better looking (more credible) streetscape environment? City doing the snow clearing on the sidewalks DT?
I would love to see this Downtown: