Tamim Raad was interviewed by the Globe and Mail's Frances Bula about the national and regional importance of Vancouver's Waterfront Station hub.
"This is a transportation facility of national importance. You have to plan the site comprehensively," said Tamim Raad, now a consultant and educator.
"Until you know what the [vehicle and foot traffic] circulation plan is, you don't know how to organize efficiently. By putting a building on site, you're going to now have to work around that," he said.