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Photo of the Day: Red Glow

Photo of the Day, E Condos, 2221 Yonge, Eglinton, Midtown, Toronto
January 28, 2019 1:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Today's Photo of the Day offers a night view of E Condos at Midtown Toronto's Yonge and Eglinton intersection. Captured by Edward Skira, this shot faces north on Yonge Street, showing ... read more

New CAMH Buildings Top Out at Queen and Ossington

CAMH, Queen Street, PCL Canada, Stantec
January 25, 2019 5:16 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Construction is quicky progressing on a major redevelopment of the West Queen West campus of the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) in Toronto. The project is bringing ... read more

Demolition and Preservation Underway for Nobu Residences

Nobu Residences Toronto, Madison Group, Westdale, Teeple Architects, Toronto
January 25, 2019 2:02 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Seven months after Nobu Residences Toronto broke ground with a star-studded ceremony, demolition and heritage retention work a buildings on the site has been progressing. Two Teeple ... read more

Introducing Career Opportunities

Career opportunities
January 25, 2019 1:59 pm | by UrbanToronto Staff | Comments
Today, we introduce a new feature called Career Opportunities, allowing employers in development, planning, architecture, and other UrbanToronto-related industries to reach our unique ... read more

West Block Complex Progressing at Bathurst and Lake Shore

West Block Est. 1928, The LakeShore, and The LakeFront, Toronto
January 25, 2019 11:30 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
History is repeating itself nine decades after the 1928-built Loblaws Groceterias warehouse was constructed at Bathurst and Lake Shore in Downtown Toronto: the materials of its facade ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for January 25, 2019

January 25, 2019 9:13 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Could a two-per-cent sales tax solve Toronto’s budget woes?; How Toronto sunk its own little Venice; TTC board approves 10-cent fare increase; and more ... read more

Photo of the Day: Skyline from Riverdale Park

Photo of the Day, Toronto skyline, Riverdale Park
January 25, 2019 1:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Today's Photo of the Day takes to the east edge of Riverdale Park along Broadview Avenue for a view of the Toronto skyline. Captured by Forum contributor Rascacielo, this west-facing shot shows ... read more

TTC Proposes Shortening Timeline for Relief Line Subway

Photo of Mayor Tory at podium in Pape station, with other councillors behind.
January 24, 2019 7:30 pm | by Robert Mackenzie | Comments
As reported last week, Toronto commuters may get relief as much as two years earlier than they may have thought. The TTC and City of Toronto are proposing a way for the first phase of the Relief ... read more

Guest Column: Making the Land Under the Leslie Barns Buildable

GeoSolv, Leslie Barns, TTC, Pomerleau, Toronto
January 24, 2019 4:15 pm | by Guest Columnist | Comments
Today we present a guest post from Mark Tigchelaar P.Eng., president and founder of GeoSolv Design/ Build Inc. Mark is passionate about both geoscience and the construction industry as a whole and ... read more

Heritage Facade Preservation Progress at 65 King Street East

65 King Street East, Toronto, design by WZMH Architects & IBI Group for Carttera
January 24, 2019 12:58 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
A couple blocks east of Yonge Street and on the fringes of Toronto's Financial District, work is underway on a new office tower representative of the district's outward expansion in recent ... read more

Throwback Thursday: Pier 27

Throwback Thursday, Pier 27, Queens Quay, Toronto
January 24, 2019 11:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
We head to Toronto's waterfront in this week's Throwback Thursday, showing close to three years of change at the Pier 27 condominium community at Yonge and Queens Quay. Back in May 2016, ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for January 24, 2019

January 24, 2019 9:22 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Toronto’s affordable housing plan proceeds, but John Tory and council begged to do more; Toronto’s office vacancy rate hits new low as companies flock to downtown ... read more

Photo of the Day: Dusk in Toronto

Photo of the Day, Toronto, skyline
January 24, 2019 1:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Today's Photo of the Day features a dusk view from Toronto's Entertainment District. Captured by Forum contributor friendlyfuture, this view faces northeast from above the King and John ... read more

Pit Growing Larger as Excavation Continues at Panda Condos

Panda Condominiums, Lifetime Developments, Turner Fleischer, Toronto
January 23, 2019 5:30 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Construction is moving along at the site of Panda Condominiums, a new project from Lifetime Developments, soon to rise on Edward Street, just north of Dundas subway station. We've ... read more

Ryerson DAS: Kiel Moe on Implications of Sustainable Design

Ryerson DAS Lecture
January 23, 2019 3:41 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Ryerson's Department of Architectural Science continues their 2018-2019 lecture series tomorrow with American architect Kiel Moe talking on the ecological, social and political implications of ... read more

Emerald City Ringing in Lunar New Year with New Suites

Emerald City, Block C, ELAD Canada, WZMH Architects, Toronto
January 23, 2019 2:55 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
ELAD Canada's Emerald City community at Don Mills and Sheppard has materialized in just a few short years, adding thousands of new residents a formerly underused area across from Fairview ... read more

CityPlace's Canoe Landing Centre on Track to Open in the Fall

Canoe Landing Centre, CityPlace, ZAS Architects, Planning Partnership, Toronto
January 23, 2019 12:55 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
After years of high-density development, Toronto's Fort York and CityPlace communities will soon have a long-promised community facility, as construction presses on for the Canoe Landing ... read more

Exploring Amenities at Daniels' Artworks Tower in Regent Park

Artworks Tower, Daniels, Regent Park, Quadrangle, U31, Toronto
January 23, 2019 11:15 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
The first construction machinery is now on site at Dundas and River Streets as work begins on The Daniels Corporation's Artworks Tower in Toronto's Regent Park neighbourhood, while ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for January 23, 2019

January 23, 2019 9:18 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Toronto developer seeking creditor protection leaves condo buyers in limbo; Mayor Tory touts new youth hubs, but won’t go for bigger plan; No mass eviction planned ... read more

Photo of the Day: Humber Bay Shores and Mississauga

Photo of the Day, Toronto, skyline, Humber Bay Shores, Mississauga
January 23, 2019 1:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Today's Photo of the Day takes us to the top of Hotel X in Toronto's Exhibition Place for a west-facing view. Captured by Forum contributor Jasonzed, this shot is centred on the growing Humber Bay ... read more