Michi contributes to the OpenCity Blog as a writer and photographer. She is interested in creative interventions that revive former uses to enhance the social and cultural relevance of a place. Michi studied Urban and Regional Planning in addition to Interdisciplinary Design. She appreciates the capacity of public space to serve as a platform in which to spark new connections, opportunities and realizations within communities. She anticipates a future of seamless transit between municipalities in order to improve her commute as a planner and everyday citizen throughout the Greater Toronto Area.