Mayor Ford says no to toll roads, Chief Blair told to consider police layoffs, death of clubland, former Mayor David Crombie on community achievement and more
Rob Ford calls toll road idea ... read more
May 30, 2011 12:19 pm | by Dumitru Onceanu | Comments
The new Toronto Rocket was officially unveiled to the public on Sunday attracting large crowds at Davisville station to experience the sights and sounds of the TTC's newest addition to the fleet. ... read more
May 30, 2011 10:59 am | by Adam Hawkins | Comments
On Saturday the TTC showcased Roncesvalles and McCowan carhouses as part of Doors Open, and Urban Toronto was on site to take a rare peak at the two facilities.
RoncesvallesRoncesvalles is ... read more
May 30, 2011 10:50 am | by Nada Laskovski | Comments
The Four Seasons Hotel and Private Residences Toronto has finally confirmed that they indeed have sold the most expensive condo in Canadian history. The west tower Penthouse has been purchased by ... read more
Then: circa 1909. Traders Bank, NE corner of King and Spadina. Picture courtesy of wwwebster. A handsome white faced example and I'm wondering if it lasted until the present condominium, which is ... read more
May 30, 2011 12:00 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Probably our favourite condo completion in 2010 was X The Condominium. Located at 588 Jarvis Street at the intersection with Mt Pleasant, the 44 storey condo was designed as an homage to the ... read more
May 28, 2011 11:47 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Here's a new condo coming to the St Lawrence Market area and it is getting a lot of attention. Called The Berczy, it will be located at the prime corner of Front and Church directly south of the ... read more
Every year Doors Open presents a mix of new and favourite sites for the avid architourist (that's not a registered trademark, is it Dave?), and this year, with what's on display at Robarts ... read more
May 27, 2011 10:46 am | by Nigel Terpstra | Comments
Doors Open 2011 - Architectural Firms
As part of Doors Open 2011 this weekend, several of the city's architectural firms are welcoming Torontonians to explore the environments in which they ... read more
Toronto firm sustainable.TO Architecture + Building snatched the top prize in an International sustainable design competition on Tuesday.
Head Designer Paul Dowsett and his team's winning "Low ... read more
Then: June 13, 1923. The Roaring Twenties. A classy Toronto Union Station. Straw boater hats on men after Victoria Day. Boyish figures on women. What's that got to do with this picture? Nothing. ... read more
Excitement over the new TTC subway trains, Underpass Park, an architecture buff turns his love into a business and more.
Redraw Torontos wards to reflect population, councillor urges (Globe ... read more
The TTC is nearly ready to put their new Bombardier-designed Toronto Rocket fleet of subway trains into service.
Over the past few weeks, the shiny new articulated trains have been spotted ... read more
May 27, 2011 12:00 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Summer is finally here and what better to way to celebrate by attending a topping off ceremony. Next Tuesday we will be attending the topping off for the new Four Seasons Hotel and Private ... read more