Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for July 11, 2018

July 11, 2018 8:42 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
New website lets you navigate the PATH on your phone; Advocates at East York rally call for more inexpensive housing; Bombardier executives met with skepticism as they ... read more

Photo of the Day: Bloor-Yorkville Skyline

Parkside Student Residence, Toronto, Photo of the Day
July 11, 2018 12:00 am | by Louis-Thomas Kelly | Comments
Today's Photo of the Day, courtesy of Forum Contributor Razz, captures the dense skyline of Toronto's Bloor-Yorkville neighbourhood. The image exhibits the relentless vertical expansion in the ... read more

Excavation Kicks Into Gear for Mizrahi's The One

The One, Mizrahi, Foster + Partners, Core Architects, Toronto
July 10, 2018 4:50 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Excitement is building as a pit is beginning to take shape at Yonge and Bloor in Downtown Toronto, the site of where Canada's tallest building will soon rise: Mizrahi Developments' The ... read more

River City 3 Heading for Completion as Phase 4 Work Heats Up

River City 3, RC3, Urban Capital, Saucier + Perrotte Architects, Toronto
July 10, 2018 3:50 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Urban Capital's River City community has led the pack in design within Toronto's emerging West Don Lands area, bringing together the team of Montreal-based Saucier + Perrotte ... read more

Cranes Down at Bathurst College Centre as Work Continues

Bathurst College Centre, RioCan REIT, Turner Fleischer Architects, Toronto
July 10, 2018 2:20 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
A new commercial and retail development is taking shape on Toronto's Bathurst Street between Dundas and College, as construction continues for RioCan REIT's Bathurst College Centre. ... read more

Tower Core Taking Shape at CIBC Square Construction Site

CIBC Square, Ivanhoé Cambridge, Hines, WilkinsonEyre, Toronto
July 10, 2018 10:23 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Speedy progress continues at the site of Ivanhoé Cambridge and Hines’ CIBC Square, where the first phase of a two-tower office complex recently passed grade level at Bay and Lake Shore ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for July 10, 2018

July 10, 2018 8:37 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Toronto cyclists push for bike lanes on Danforth Avenue; Rick Leary tapped for top job at TTC, sources say; Advocates ‘cautiously optimistic’ as Waterfront ... read more

Photo of the Day: Spadina Crescent

Norm Li, Photo of the Day, Toronto
July 10, 2018 12:00 am | by Louis-Thomas Kelly | Comments
Today's Photo of the Day features an aerial view of One Spadina Crescent, captured by architectural rendering studio Norm Li during a recent flyover of the city. The image captures ... read more

Serpentine Pavilion Coming to King St West in Toronto

Serpentine Pavilion 2016 in Kensington Gardens, by Fred Romero on Flickr
July 9, 2018 5:30 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Every year since 2000, the Serpentine Galleries in London's Kensington Gardens have commissioned the design and construction of a temporary pavilion to stand out front for six months. The ... read more

Tower Floors Rising at East United Condos in Corktown

East United Condos, Toronto, SigNature, Berkshire Axis, Andiel, Giannone Petrico
July 9, 2018 4:30 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Intensification is reshaping Toronto's Parliament and Adelaide intersection as new projects promise a major infusion of density in the coming years. read more

Great Gulf and Hullmark Break Ground on “home”

home: Power and Adelaide, Great Gulf, Hullmark, Core Architects, Toronto
July 9, 2018 3:19 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Construction is officially underway following a ground breaking at the site of home: Power and Adelaide, a new 21-storey Core Architects-designed development by Great ... read more

Mid-Rise Condo Proposed Near Glencairn Subway Station

831 Glencairn, Kirkor Architects, Chestnut Hill, Toronto
July 9, 2018 12:30 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Just across Marlee Avenue from the site of a recent redevelopment proposal at 819 Glencairn Avenue, a new proposal at 831 Glencairn Avenue is also seeking rezoning from the City of ... read more

Lighthouse Towers Emerging at Daniels Waterfront

Daniels Waterfront - City of the Arts, Daniels Corporation, RAW, Toronto
July 9, 2018 10:40 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
We've been paying close attention to Daniels Waterfront - City of the Arts, a pioneering mixed-use development in the emerging East Bayfront area on Toronto's waterfront. The project ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for July 9, 2018

July 9, 2018 8:30 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Majority believe Toronto streets aren’t safe for cyclists, poll finds; How Toronto missed out for now on one of the hottest concepts in transportation – integrated ... read more

Photo of the Day: Sunrise Skyline

Sunrise Skyline, Photo of the Day, Toronto
July 9, 2018 12:00 am | by Louis-Thomas Kelly | Comments
Today’s Photo of the Day comes to us thanks to Forum contributor Keyz. The image captures the outline of Toronto’s vast downtown skyline at sunrise, punctuated by Aura at College Park’s ... read more

Voting Open for Mississauga Urban Design Awards

Mississauga Urban Design Awards, Greater Toronto Area
July 6, 2018 5:36 pm | by Louis-Thomas Kelly | Comments
The city of Mississauga’s Urban Design Awards has returned for its 35th instalment, to recognize the art of shaping the interaction between people and the places. Eleven entries will be judged on ... read more

Madison Proposes 21-Storey Redevelopment of Capitol Theatre

2500 Yonge, Madison, Turner Fleischer, Toronto
July 6, 2018 3:33 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
A submission to the City of Toronto is seeking rezoning and an Official Plan Amendment to permit a high-rise redevelopment of the heritage Capitol Theatre block on Yonge Street at Castlefield, a ... read more

30-Storey Rental Tower Tops Out in Weston Village

22 John Street, 33 King, Weston, Rockport, Artscape, TPA, Toronto, G+C
July 6, 2018 2:56 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Forming has come to the end for the first high-rise tower constructed in Toronto's Weston Village area in decades, with the recent topping out of 22 John Street, just northeast of Weston Road ... read more

Studio Gang's Striking Tower at Yonge & St. Clair Unveiled

One Delisle, Studio Gang, Slate Asset Management, Toronto
July 6, 2018 10:00 am | by Julian Mirabelli | Comments
Over 200 people packed the room at a community consultation Thursday evening to get their first glimpse of Slate Asset Management's One Delisle, a proposed mixed-use residential tower that ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for July 6, 2018

July 6, 2018 8:28 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
TTC riders may not get art blanche with light installation at new station; The story of a mom-and-pop bakery that didn’t sell; Scarborough residents ... read more