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Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for October 23, 2017

October 23, 2017 8:25 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
The dawning of the new Don River Valley Park; From cookies to condos? Plans still up in the air for 27-acre Christie’s site near Humber River; Ontario officially ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for October 20, 2017

October 20, 2017 8:25 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
New Metrolinx CEO Phil Verster on Bombardier delays and what to do about Union; Parkdale tenants protest eviction; landlord says repairs, renovation needed; The Case for ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for October 19, 2017

October 19, 2017 8:42 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Bloor bike lanes one step closer to becoming permanent; Why do so many cars get stuck in TTC Queens Quay tunnel?; New report offers ideas for shaking up civic electoral ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for October 18, 2017

October 18, 2017 8:37 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Markham cow statue to stay put, for now; Councillors approve more Don Mills and Sheppard residential units; Here's how to make the Lawrence East SmartTrack station a ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for October 17, 2017

October 17, 2017 8:29 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Toronto should adopt more cargo biking, report says; Don’t sell the Hearn; Yonge Street will become more pedestrian-friendly — whether or not drivers like it; and more ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for October 16, 2017

October 16, 2017 8:26 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Toronto can find inspiration for its public spaces from these cities; Toronto highrise tenants will soon know if they’re ‘living in a fire trap’; Cookie baron’s ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for October 13, 2017

October 13, 2017 8:24 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Province’s waterfront Hearn site subject of sales talks; Momentum building for 'Union Station West', a new transit hub at Pearson; Bombardier will miss target this year ... read more

Ryerson Architecture: Jacques Ferrier on Non-Oppressive Design

October 12, 2017 1:00 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Ryerson Architecture's 2017-2018 lecture series is set to continue this month with a talk by French architect and urban planner Jacques Ferrier, principal at Jacques Ferrier Architecture of ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for October 12, 2017

October 12, 2017 8:41 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
In search of the elusive Lawren Harris “Toronto House”; Bloor Street bike lanes and the business of road safety; Housing starts slide as Toronto real-estate market ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for October 11, 2017

October 11, 2017 8:35 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Tory’s Smarttrack plan heads off for public input; Should Toronto Islands get ready for another flood?; Councillor pitches help for Eglinton businesses during LRT ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for October 10, 2017

October 10, 2017 8:35 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Sculptures kick off unique program; What empowered municipalities mean for new housing; Proposal to hand over chunk over Port Lands to movie industry is short-sighted; and more ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for October 6, 2017

October 6, 2017 8:32 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
The Don River Valley gets its own artistic curator; Ontario moves to tighten rules around real estate agents 'double-ending,' but won't ban the practice; Toronto city council ... read more

Throwback Thursday: 88 Scott and Berczy Park

Throwback Thursday, Berczy Park, 88 Scott, Concert Properties, Toronto
October 5, 2017 10:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
This week's Throwback Thursday turns back the clocks on two projects at the crossroads of Toronto's Financial District and St. Lawrence neighbourhoods. Back in late 2015, the ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for October 5, 2017

October 5, 2017 8:34 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Google’s Sidewalk Labs preferred partner on Toronto waterfront development; Toronto city council votes 24-11 against renaming stadium after late mayor Rob ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for October 4, 2017

October 4, 2017 8:40 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Fate of Bloor St. bike lanes hangs in balance, number of users revealed next week; Toronto home prices rebound sharply after short slump; Trying to Fix a Bad Land-Use Plan ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for October 3, 2017

October 3, 2017 8:27 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Toronto residents do not make enough money to thrive, report says; Downtown skating trail to open this winter; U of T app will capture transit-use data down to fine ... read more

Topping Off September 2017: What's Hot on UrbanToronto

Topping Off September 2017: What's Hot on UrbanToronto
October 2, 2017 11:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
With another busy month of city-building, transportation, and real estate talk now behind us, we round up September 2017's hottest stories, Database files, and Forum threads. Our Top Ten News ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for October 2, 2017

October 2, 2017 8:32 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Woodbine bike lanes here to stay despite controversy, councillor says; New stations of long-awaited TTC subway expansion integrate art ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for September 29, 2017

September 29, 2017 8:27 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
John Tory tweets in favour of Little Free Libraries; City on hook for $1.6 billion to fix crumbling public housing; Rob Ford Stadium?; and more news: John Tory tweets in favour ... read more

Throwback Thursday: Regent Park

Throwback Thursday, Regent Park Revitalization, Toronto
September 28, 2017 10:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Over a decade into the Regent Park revitalization, the Toronto neighbourhood is swapping its hostile-to-the-street feel for newly street-friendly developments, replacing the maze-like network of ... read more