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Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for April 16, 2019

April 16, 2019 8:11 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Over the Don and under Fort York — where experts say building the Ontario Line could get tricky; Partially collapsed east-end house to be demolished after city ... read more

Photo of the Day: Above Allan Gardens

Photo of the Day, Toronto, skyline
April 16, 2019 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Today's Photo of the Day features a view of Toronto captured from above Allan Gardens. Submitted by Forum contributor skycandy, the shot shows the rising Dundas Square Gardens development at ... read more

Integrated Design Replaces Two Eglinton & Duplex Proposals

50, 60, 90 Eglinton West, Madison Group, Turner Fleischer Architects, Toronto
April 15, 2019 5:15 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Two previous development plans for the north side of Eglinton on the block west of Duplex Avenue in the heart of Midtown Toronto have been replaced by a consolidated application for rezoning and ... read more

UT Launching Revamped “Growth to Watch For” 2019

Growth to Watch For 2019, UrbanToronto
April 15, 2019 3:10 pm | by UrbanToronto Staff | Comments
UrbanToronto is launching the fifth annual Growth to Watch For series, where we bring readers on a long and winding path through the Greater Toronto Area, stopping along the way to review the ... read more

Cladding Enclosing Ryerson's Daphne Cockwell Complex

Daphne Cockwell Complex, Ryerson University, Perkins+Will, Toronto
April 15, 2019 12:00 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Construction is racing towards completion for Ryerson University's new Daphne Cockwell Health Sciences Complex on Church Street just north of Dundas in Downtown Toronto. The ... read more

Tridel Captures Ten York Construction in Time-Lapse Video

Ten York Street Condos, Tridel, Wallman Architects, Toronto
April 15, 2019 10:35 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
With residents moved in and work nearly complete, Tridel's Ten York Street Condos stands as the latest addition to Toronto's towering South Core skyline. The 65-storey, Wallman ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for April 15, 2019

April 15, 2019 8:14 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
How vacant Toronto buildings destined for condos are being transformed into unique, temporary spaces; Toronto’s two front doors issue pits neighbourhood character against renters’ ... read more

Photo of the Day: Silos and Skyline

Photo of the Day, Toronto, skyline
April 15, 2019 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Today's Photo of the Day features a drone shot of the Toronto skyline, looking west over the top of the derelict Victory Soya Mills Silos at Lake Shore and Parliament. Captured by Forum ... read more

Plan for Richview Square Redevelopment Revised

Richview Square, Toronto, Trinity, CreateTO, Core Architects
April 12, 2019 5:28 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Plans are advancing for a condominium development on Eglinton Avenue at Wincott Drive in Etobicoke, partly upgrading an existing shopping plaza, and partly built on adjacent land which was ... read more

M2M Aims to Create Hub of Community Amenities

M2M Condos, Newtonbrook, Aoyuan International, Wallman, Toronto
April 12, 2019 3:05 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
As the first phase in Aoyuan International's M2M Condos community gears for launch, new details continue to be released about the multi-phased project that replaces the aging ... read more

Camrost-Felcorp Proposes 33-Storey Condo Tower on Raglan

65 Raglan, Camrost-Felcorp, IBI Group, Toronto
April 12, 2019 12:00 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
An application submitted to the City of Toronto seeks rezoning to permit a condominium tower at 65 through 83 Raglan Avenue, north of St Clair and west of Bathurst. The plan from ... read more

Revised Design for Proposed 2 Bloor East Rooftop Bar Addition

2 Bloor East, Marriott, Toronto, architectsAlliance
April 12, 2019 10:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
A November 2018 application submitted to the City of Toronto seeking Site Plan Approval that would allow renovations to the podium of the Bloor Yorkville Marriott Hotel has resurfaced in the ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for April 12, 2019

April 12, 2019 8:03 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Province could absorb skilled TTC staff if subway upload goes through, Toronto’s city manager says; New reality dawning on Toronto’s aspiring condo-sellers; Doug Ford draws a subway ... read more

Photo of the Day: Splash of Colour

Photo of the Day, Toronto, skyline
April 12, 2019 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Today's Photo of the Day features a bright splash of colour in Toronto. Captured by Forum contributor skycandy, this shot highlights Equilibrium, a mural by Spanish street artist Okuda San ... read more

Site of "The Well" Abuzz With Construction Activity

The Well, Toronto, Diamond Corp, RioCan, Allied, Tridel
April 11, 2019 4:55 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Toronto's largest construction site is moving along at the northwest corner of Front and Spadina, soon to bring a mix of retail, residential, office, and public space to the area between the ... read more

Lifetime Launching XO Condos at King and Dufferin

XO Condos, Toronto, Lifetime, Pinedale, Turner Fleischer Architects
April 11, 2019 4:18 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Lifetime Developments has teamed up with Pinedale Properties for a condominium development at the meeting point of Toronto's Liberty Village, King West, Queen West and Parkdale ... read more

Ontario Government Lines Up New Toronto Transit Plan

The Ontario Line, part of the larger transit expansion announcement, Toronto
April 11, 2019 10:42 am | by Robert Mackenzie | Comments
Yesterday, Premier Doug Ford along with some cabinet colleagues announced that the Province of Ontario would build a new rapid-transit project through central and east-end Toronto that it's ... read more

TD Bank Signs on as Anchor Tenant for 160 Front Office Tower

160 Front West, Cadillac Fairview, AS+GG, B+H, Toronto, Priestly, PCL
April 11, 2019 9:40 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
As workers demolish a warehouse on Front near Simcoe to make way for Toronto's next tall office tower at 160 Front Street West, Cadillac Fairview (CF) and the Investment Management ... read more

Throwback Thursday: ZIGG Condos

Throwback Thursday, ZIGG Condos, Toronto
April 11, 2019 9:20 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
This week's Throwback Thursday turns the clocks back to December 2016 for a view of a mid-rise development under construction on St Clair Avenue West in Toronto's Russell Hill area. 28 months ago, ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for April 11, 2019

April 11, 2019 8:03 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Ontario unveils $28.5-billion transit plan, vows to double length of Toronto’s downtown relief line; What exactly is the Ontario Line and what does it mean for riders’ ... read more