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Photo of the Day: Harbour View

Photo of the Day, Toronto, skyline
September 18, 2018 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Today's Photo of the Day features a skyline view of Toronto captured from Centre Island. Submitted by Forum contributor GabrielHurl, this shot faces north at sunset, showing the King Blue Condos ... read more

Second Tower Crane Erected for DuEast in Regent Park

Daniels DuEast, The Daniels Corp, Toronto, Regent Park, Core Architects
September 17, 2018 5:05 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
We last checked in on construction of The Daniels Corporation's DuEast Condominiums back in July, when the first tower crane was erected for the Core Architects-designed ... read more

Excavation Advancing Metropia and Diamond Corp's AYC Condos

AYC Condos, Metropia, Diamond Corp, TACT Architecture, Toronto
September 17, 2018 3:36 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Excavation is now in full swing in Toronto's "Av & Dav" area at the site of Metropia and Diamond Corp's AYC Condos, where a 27-storey tower and two blocks of 3-storey ... read more

Timber Construction Progressing for 80 Atlantic Office Building

80 Atlantic Avenue, Hullmark, Quadrangle, Toronto
September 17, 2018 12:00 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Of the various office developments under construction in Toronto, some receive attention for their height, some for their density, and others for their flashy glazed exteriors. In the Liberty ... read more

Excavation Prepping Site of Tricon's 57 Spadina

57 Spadina, Tricon, Diamond Schmitt Architects, Toronto
September 17, 2018 10:05 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Among the latest in a wave of purpose-built rental residential buildings popping up around Toronto, excavation of the ground for Tricon's 57 Spadina Avenue is underway. Shoring ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for September 17, 2018

September 17, 2018 8:21 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Tory suggests he wants Queen’s Park to pass Bill 31 as soon as possible; Taking over TTC subway would be ‘quite straightforward,’ says Metrolinx CEO; Candidates learning to ... read more

Photo of the Day: South Core from the CN Tower

Photo of the Day, Toronto, skyline, South Core, CN Tower
September 17, 2018 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Today's Photo of the Day features a southeast-facing view over Toronto's South Core neighbourhood, captured from the CN Tower. Submitted by Forum contributor indiglonavin, this shot shows the ... read more

Unzipped Exhibition Opens in Serpentine Pavilion on King West

BIG's 2016 Serpentine Pavilion, erected in a Toronto King West parking lot
September 14, 2018 6:42 pm | by Craig White | Comments
The 2016 Serpentine Pavilion, originally designed for Kensington Gardens in London by Bjarke Ingels Group (BIG), has been re-erected on King Street West in Toronto—full height, which it was ... read more

Eglinton Crosstown Station Shoring Advances to Next Phase

Crosstown LRT, Eglinton Station, Metrolinx, Toronto
September 14, 2018 2:14 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Chaotic conditions for pedestrians and motorists will remain at Yonge and Eglinton in Midtown Toronto, where complex and carefully-coordinated construction is preparing the intersection for ... read more

Lighthouse Towers Begin Ascent at Daniels Waterfront Site

Daniels Waterfront, Lighthouse Tower East and West, Giannone Petricone, Toronto
September 14, 2018 12:07 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
The second phase of Daniels Waterfront - City of the Arts development is well underway at Queens Quay and Lower Jarvis in Toronto's East Bayfront area. Occupancy has begun for the ... read more

Open Streets Returning to Toronto This Sunday

Open Streets TO, City of Toronto
September 14, 2018 10:58 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Following a successful return last month, Open Streets TO is back again this weekend, where people traffic will replace car traffic as portions of Bloor and Yonge become temporary "paved ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for September 14, 2018

September 14, 2018 8:10 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Fair Toronto election ‘virtually impossible’ amid council-cutting fight; Durham votes against motion calling for expansion of Greenbelt; Uber revs up ... read more

Photo of the Day: Tall Ship Kajama

Photo of the Day, Toronto, skyline, Kajama
September 14, 2018 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Today’s Photo of the Day features a view of tall ship Kajama exiting Toronto Harbour via the Eastern Gap. Submitted to our Ten York thread by Forum contributor skycandy, this drone-captured shot ... read more

Elevate on Logan Design Revised in Latest Resubmission

Elevate on Logan, Kaleido Corporation, SRN, Toronto
September 13, 2018 3:11 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
A mid-rise stacked townhome development proposed at 485 Logan Avenue is a step closer to construction at the meeting point between Toronto's Leslieville and Riverdale ... read more

City Engaging With Public on Eglinton East LRT Plan

Eglinton East LRT, Metrolinx, TTC, Toronto
September 13, 2018 2:15 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
With tunnelling complete and station construction underway for the initial 19 kilometres of the Eglinton Crosstown LRT, the City of Toronto is engaging with design professionals and the public to ... read more

Chartwell, Welltower Building Guildwood Retirement Residence

Chartwell Guildwood Retirement Residence, Michael Spaziani Architect, Toronto
September 13, 2018 11:30 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Scarborough's Guildwood neighbourhood is getting a new retirement facility with the redevelopment of a seniors' lodge at 65 Livingston Road, just south of Guildwood Parkway. Known as the Chartwell ... read more

Throwback Thursday: Avenue and Bloor

Throwback Thursday, Bloor Street, Avenue Road, Exhibit, Park Hyatt, Toronto
September 13, 2018 10:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
This week's Throwback Thursday takes a look at three years of change at Toronto's Avenue and Bloor intersection. Back in August 2015, during that year's Open Streets TO celebration, a ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for September 13, 2018

September 13, 2018 8:13 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
John Tory gets signals crossed on GO expansion timeline; Doug Ford presses on with plan to slash Toronto City Council; Coun. Sarah Doucette not running ... read more

Photo of the Day: Planet Toronto

Photo of the Day, Toronto skyline, Corktown Common
September 13, 2018 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Today's Photo of the Day features a creative panoramic aerial view from above Corktown Common, a park in Toronto's West Don Lands area. Submitted by Forum contributor skycandy, this view's extreme ... read more

Cladding Installation Underway for 16 York Office Tower

16 York, Cadillac Fairview, Toronto, architectsAlliance, B+H Architects
September 12, 2018 3:25 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Since its May 2017 construction start, Cadillac Fairview's 16 York has been progressing rapidly at the southwest corner of York and Bremner in Toronto's South Core. The ... read more