Metrolinx looking for short term fixes to transit with Downtown Relief Line decades away; Toronto to outline 2014 construction projects; and more news...
Metrolinx looking for short-term fixes to ... read more
April 7, 2014 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
An exceptionally cold Winter is now thankfully behind us, but before we can enjoy the Summer sun we must make it through the damp, muddy, boot-lost-to-quicksand Spring. Several months worth of ... read more
For Torontonians, and for those beyond our city's boundaries who keep track, the question of whether or not Toronto is a great city—all too often couched in terms of us being "Word Class" or ... read more
April 4, 2014 12:45 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Following on the success of The Daniels Corporation’s One Park Place North Tower, the second and final phase of this development, the South Tower is drawing a great deal of interest from people ... read more
A baby step forward for Toronto food trucks; John Tory's 10 commandments; TTC looks to York Region for transit answers; and more news...
Rob Ford: ‘Your block is dead,’ Lisi threatens Dixon ... read more
April 4, 2014 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Most Torontonians are familiar with Santiago Calatrava's Allen Lambert Galleria at Brookfield Place in the Financial District. The massive atrium, which connects Yonge and Bay Streets, has ... read more
Few areas of the city have seen the level of growth as the new Southcore district. Just a handful of years back, Southcore wasn't a district at all, but more like a conglomeration of surface ... read more
A master-planned waterfront community is one step closer to transforming some of the Kempenfelt Bay shoreline in Downtown Barrie, as City Core Developments' Harmony Village Lake Simcoe has ... read more
Bill Clinton on Rob Ford and Canadian stereotypes; Toronto looking into a FIFA World Cup bid for 2026; City council to debate BMO Field expansion funding; and more news...
YouTube video mocks Rob ... read more
April 3, 2014 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
The playoff hopes of Toronto hockey fans are dwindling, but looking back on an exciting (and ultimately disappointing) run last Spring, we saw the first real test for the relatively new public ... read more
Anyone who rides the Yonge-University-Spadina Line, recently numbered Line 1, can tell you that the Yonge Street stretch of the line is overcrowded. York Region wants the line extended north from ... read more
April 2, 2014 12:15 pm | by Stephanie Calvet | Comments
UrbanToronto’s Stephanie Calvet sat down with principal Mario Ribeiro of Triumph Developments to talk about Howard Park Residences, an urban infill project at the intersection of Dundas and ... read more
April 2, 2014 10:45 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
A Light Rail Transit (LRT) line is a key part of Mississauga and Brampton’s vision for the congested Hurontario Street-Main Street corridor which connects the two cities. Stretching from the Port ... read more
Some grocers not pleased about LCBO Express plan; Chapters at Richmond and John to close; City green lights further island airport expansion negotiations, and more news...
Big Idea: Use air ... read more
April 2, 2014 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Toronto's new Flexity Outlook streetcars will soon begin to gradually replace the CLRV and ALRV streetcars which have become a fixture in the city since being introduced in the 1970s and 1980s. ... read more