March 20, 2013 9:56 am | by Devon Johnson | Comments
TTC head apologizes for subway delays during Monday night rush-hour; experts say L.A. style transit funding may be right for Toronto; City Hall dumps little know by-law about biking in twos; seven ... read more
This shot comes from UrbanToronto's Flickr pool and was captured by photographer a99lo just last night during the brief snowfall we experienced. That's Queen's Park in the middle as we look ... read more
March 19, 2013 4:00 pm | by Stephanie Calvet | Comments
Everything about The Carnaby is 'urban-styled.' Currently under construction, the boutique condo in trendy West Queen West is now debuting its penthouse suites collection, bringing modern ... read more
March 19, 2013 2:30 pm | by Stephanie Calvet | Comments
Toronto's City Planning division has produced a new resource called Guidelines for Biodiverse Green Roofs, detailing best practices for promoting biodiversity on green roofs in Toronto. Green ... read more
March 19, 2013 1:40 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Excavation work is nearly complete in preparation for Madison Homes’ eponymous twin-tower condominium development, The Madison. Work at the site on Eglinton Avenue, two blocks east of Yonge, ... read more
The Case of the Shrunken Building on the northeast corner of Dundas and McCaul.
Then. March 6, 1912.
Now. March 2013.
Compare the Then and Now photos to see how much of the building was removed ... read more
March 18, 2013 6:10 pm | by Stephanie Calvet | Comments
The panorama from Toronto's Harbour shows the growing development at the Distillery District in the larger context of the city. Various UrbanToronto Forum members have pointed their cameras in the ... read more
March 18, 2013 4:00 pm | by Craig White | Comments
UrbanToronto Forum member Udo is a prolific and terrific photographer, shooting Toronto from interesting angles wherever he finds them. We are particularly lucky that Udo lives where he does ... read more
Then. Elizabeth at Albert, looking north. September 27, 1930. That's the Registry Building on the left. Great cars. A vanished Chinatown neighbourhood...
Now. August 2012. Nathan Philips Square ... read more
March 15, 2013 3:55 pm | by Jonah Letovsky | Comments
We're a little late getting to it (busy busy!) but this past February was also one of the busiest months for UrbanToronto viewership, with the ever-surprising development boom bringing huge ... read more
March 15, 2013 3:15 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Hmm, is Daniels' Cinema Tower pictured on that skyline? A new rendering of The Daniels Corporation’s HighPark Condominiums emphasizes the fantastic views residents of the building will have from ... read more
March 15, 2013 2:55 pm | by Jonah Letovsky | Comments
In an effort to provide superior condo units to a wider socioeconomic demographic, The Daniels Corporation is now offering a "Rent-to-Own" program at Cinema Tower, its nearly-complete condominium ... read more
March 15, 2013 11:45 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
With the TTC Eglinton Crosstown LRT on the horizon, development surrounding the future Yonge-Eglinton transit hub is intensifying at a dizzying pace. With nearby under-construction projects such ... read more