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Video Of The Trippy New Path Connection To Maple Leaf Square

May 15, 2010 12:16 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
The new bridge from the Air Canada Centre to the almost completed Maple Leaf Square comes in colours. The blue turns to red as you move past. Trippy! Developed by Lanterra Developments and ... read more

Poll 8 for May 15, 2010: Pug Awards Bloorview Kids Rehab

Poll 8 for May 15, 2010: Pug Awards Bloorview Kids Rehab
May 15, 2010 12:13 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Here's the eighth building up for this year's Pug Awards, which we hope you will take the time to vote for both here, and at the Pug Awards' official site. Our take on the Pugs is an experiment ... read more

Daily Poll 7 for May 15, 2010: Pug Awards Bay Adelaide Centre

Daily Poll 7 for May 15, 2010: Pug Awards Bay Adelaide Centre
May 15, 2010 12:10 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Our third day of Pug Award polls showed that UrbanToronto is emphatically neutral on 88 on Broadway, and a little cooler on 900 Mount Pleasant. 60 Richmond still leads the pack, while no one ... read more

Daily Poll 6 for May 15, 2010: Pug Awards 900 Mount Pleasant

900 Mt. Pleasant condos Toronto
May 15, 2010 12:02 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Here's the sixth building up for this year's Pug Awards, which we hope you will take the time to vote for both here, and at the Pug Awards' official site. Our take on the Pugs is an experiment to ... read more

Daily Poll 5 for May 15, 2010: Pug Awards 88 Broadway

88 Broadway, Toronto
May 15, 2010 12:00 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Yesterday we discovered that yes, UrbanToronto has found some real ardour for a project completed last year: Stephen Teeple's leading edge design for the Toronto Community Housing Corporation at ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for September 15, 2010

May 14, 2010 11:26 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Wreckers get to work at the foot of Bathurst (National Post) Curvy condos’s lines stand out (Globe and Mail) City looks to develop former Canada Malting site (Globe and Mail) Does the province ... read more

Quick Pic: Looking Out From The New ACC Addition

Maple Leaf Square from the ACC Addition, Toronto
May 14, 2010 11:52 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Went to check out the ICE Condominiums groundbreaking (ice cutting actually) which took place last night at the new Maple Leaf Square building. Had some time to wander around ... read more

Photo Of The Day: A Trippy Walk Between Air Canada Centre and Maple Leaf Square

Maple Leaf Square Toronto by Lanterra Developments and Cadillac Fairview
May 13, 2010 11:00 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Did the ICE condo groundbreaking tonight at Maple Leaf Square. Had the chance to take a walk on the new bridge connecting MLS to the new Air Canada Centre addition and beyond. Pretty trippy. BTW ... read more

California Condos By Camrost-Felcorp Gets A Crane

California Condos Toronto by Camrost Felcorp and Onespace Unlimited
May 13, 2010 11:38 am | by Craig White | Comments
UrbanToronto member Tron recently got a photo of something that should make purchasers at Camrost Felcorp's new California Condominiums very happy: a construction ... read more

Daily Poll 4 for May 14, 2010: Pug Awards 60 Richmond East Housing Co-Operative

60 Richmond East Housing Co-Operative Toronto
May 13, 2010 11:31 am | by Craig White | Comments
Here's the fourth building up for this year's Pug Awards, which we hope you will take the time to vote for both here, and at the Pug Awards' official site. Our take on the Pugs is an experiment to ... read more

Daily Poll 3 for May 14, 2010: Pug Awards 455 Adelaide/10 Morrison Ave

455 Adelaide West condominiums, Toronto, by Freed Developments
May 13, 2010 11:29 am | by Craig White | Comments
UrbanToronto's Pug Award Daily Polls are off and running. It looks like neither 100 Yorkville nor 263 Wellington West have ignited much ardour amongst the voters, but on the whole both buildings ... read more

"News flash: People like cars" Says Former Head of GO

May 13, 2010 11:26 am | by Editor | Comments
"Brampton bound buses leave Union at 7:15, 7:30, 7:45, 8:05, 8:25, 8:45.... Perhaps not attractive enough to lure you from your car, but certainly not terrible." Yes the new schedule does reduce ... read more

Quick Pic: Burano Starting To Rise

Burano Condos, Toronto, Lanterra Developments, aA architects
May 13, 2010 11:09 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Lanterra's Burano Condo starts to rise. The photo comes from its sister Murano across the street. Now on the second floor, this aA designed building will top off at ... read more

Photo Of The Day: Harbour Square

Photo Of The Day: Harbour Square
May 13, 2010 11:06 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Harbour Square adds some colour to Harbourfront. Image by androiduk read more

Daily Poll 2 for May 13, 2010: Pug Awards 263 Wellington Street West

263 Wellington Street, Toronto
May 13, 2010 10:48 am | by Craig White | Comments
Today we present the second two of the buildings up for this year's Pug Awards, and we hope you will take the time to vote for them; both here, and at the Pug Awards' official site. Our take on ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for May 13, 2010

May 12, 2010 11:00 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Construction sites shaky on safety, study finds (Toronto Sun) Rossi seeks rail tie between TTC, GO (Toronto Sun) Fletcher blames fatigue, computer system for mis-vote (Toronto ... read more

Daily Poll: The New St. Lawrence Market North

North Market, St Lawrence Market, Toronto
May 12, 2010 1:12 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Today we start a new feature entitled "Daily Poll". As the name says we are going to ask you the readers to tell us what you think about various projects or issues currently taking place. Our ... read more

Groundbreaking For Empire Communities' Fly Condos Takes Place

Fly Condominiums groundbreaking party, Toronto, Empire Developments
May 12, 2010 10:58 am | by Craig White | Comments
UrbanToronto was at Fly Condos on Tuesday May 11 for the ceremonial groundbreaking ceremony of the 24 storey condo.  Fly Condo Rendering read more

Daily Poll 1 for May 13, 2010: Pug Awards 100 Yorkville at Bellair

100 Yorkville at Bellair Condominiums Toronto by Invar Building Corporation
May 12, 2010 10:26 am | by Craig White | Comments
Yesterday UrbanToronto started off our Daily Poll with a look at the proposals for the new North Market building across from The St. Lawrence Market. While voting remains open on that poll, the ... read more

Gondolas as Urban Transit: The Medellin "Metrocable"

Gondolas as Urban Transit: The Medellin "Metrocable"
May 12, 2010 10:18 am | by Craig White | Comments
UrbanToronto member ShonTron recently attended a small-group session at the Martin Prosperity Institute called to present cable-car technologies, specifically aerial tramway/gondola systems, as ... read more