Contact & Published Work

Taylor Noakes is a journalist based in Montreal, and this site features articles, reports, commentary and musings on the subject of Canada’s second largest city.

Published work:

August 2018 – CBC – Canada is poised to repeat its Olympics mistakes with a 2026 FIFA World Cup bonanza

August 2018 – Montreal Gazette – Reducing the size of Montreal city council would be a mistake

March 2018 – Next City – How a New Transit System Could Hobble Montreal

November 2017 – Rabble – Montreal election: Valérie Plante’s giant leap forward

November 2017 – National Observer – Six months after floods, some Montrealers still can’t go home

July 2017 – The Main – How Old is Montreal, Really?

March 2017 – Canadian Art – Montreal’s All-Night Underground Art Maze

November 2016 – The Atlantic Citylab – The Mayor Who Wouldn’t Let Art Ruin His Olympics

November 2016 – Vice Quebec – Une journaliste mohawk soutient que la police de Montréal l’a forcée aÌ€ acheter pour 1500 $ de costumes offensants

October 2016 – The Walrus – Mordecai Richler Deserves a Better Tribute

April 2016 – Maisonneuve – Retrospective on the Corridart Affair – Everyone’s a Critic

March 2016 – ICON – Report on Lightspeed POS & Place Viger development – Lightspeed, Montreal

July 2015 – Ricochet Media – Sex Garage 25 years later

July 2015 – Monocle Radio – Section D: Mature Montreal

July/August 2015 – Monocle – Royal to the Last

The M̩tropolitain РBombardier payment puts government priorities into question

Forget the Box (Montreal journalism collective); including Projet Montréal candidate profiles from the 2013 municipal election

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