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Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for October 25, 2018

October 25, 2018 7:11 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Parkdale group seeks commitments from developers on affordable housing, rent increases; York U calls ‘urgent meeting’ to save planned campus after Tories axe ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for October 24, 2018

October 24, 2018 7:19 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Tory confident favourable Toronto ward results will make it easier to pass his agenda; Toronto voters shake up TTC board as four members defeated; Doug Ford government cancels ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for October 23, 2018

October 23, 2018 8:49 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
A look at the 2018 Toronto election results, ward by ward; Landslide victory for Mississauga Mayor Bonnie Crombie; Markham Mayor Frank Scarpitti re-elected ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for October 22, 2018

October 22, 2018 7:20 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Cost of condo rentals continues to rise in Mississauga; City elections are about the small stuff – and the big stuff, too; Issues of affordable housing, transit, infrastructure ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for October 19, 2018

October 19, 2018 6:50 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Waterfront Toronto, advisory panel want Quayside master plan delayed; 16 candidates vying to represent Toronto’s Beaches-East York ward; The biggest campaign promises made by ... read more

Mirvish Village Public Art Plan Pays Tribute to the Site's Past

Mirvish Village, Westbank Corp, Henriquez Partners Architects, ERA Architects
October 18, 2018 12:28 pm | by Ryan Debergh | Comments
Westbank Corp’s Mirvish Village redevelopment, now under construction at the former Honest Ed’s site in Downtown Toronto, has been largely praised for the way it approached the planning process. ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for October 18, 2018

October 18, 2018 7:15 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Sidewalk Labs will be a ‘catalyst’ for other innovations in Quayside; The missing middle in Toronto’s housing debate; Incumbent Gord Perks under fire during Ward 4 debate in ... read more

ULI Symposium: Harnessing the Vitality of 'Toronto Urbanism'

ULI Toronto, ULI Symposium, Toronto Urbanism
October 2, 2018 4:12 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
Richard Joy is bullish about Toronto. "We're at the heart of the fastest growing urban region in North America, and the most diverse," ULI Toronto's Executive Director tells me, tallying Toronto's ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for September 28, 2018

September 28, 2018 7:17 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
New chair of Metrolinx transit agency says austerity isn’t his goal; Shopify will invest up to $500-million in new Toronto office; Mammoliti among several incumbents that could lose ... read more

Throwback Thursday: Sixty Colborne

Throwback Thursday, Sixty Colborne, Freed, architectsAlliance, Toronto
September 27, 2018 9:10 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
This week's Throwback Thursday takes us back almost 4 years for a southwest-facing view from King and Church streets in Downtown Toronto. In October 2014, a temporary presentation centre at the ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for September 27, 2018

September 27, 2018 7:09 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Parkdale tenants granted stay of eviction by Landlord and Tenant Board; Faith Goldy doesn’t want to be mayor of Toronto; Decade-long battle pays off for Rexdale ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for September 26, 2018

September 26, 2018 7:16 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Nuit Blanche exhibit aims to bridge divide between downtown and Scarborough; Jennifer Keesmaat, John Tory spar over housing, gun violence in Toronto mayoral ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for September 25, 2018

September 25, 2018 7:17 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
New Metrolinx chair discusses the company’s vision; Most Presto card holders taking advantage of TTC’s hop-on, hop-off transfer; Tory to miss transit activists’ debate to attend cocktail ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for September 24, 2018

September 24, 2018 7:20 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
King St. pilot project saves riders $11.5 million in time per year; Hotel workers fear condo conversions threatening jobs; What happened to Seth Rogen’s voice? TTC stopped ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for September 21, 2018

September 21, 2018 7:17 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Ontario Finance Minister open to idea of a casino on Toronto’s waterfront; Key transit projects in limbo as PCs do ‘line-by-line audit’; Many Questions About A Subway ... read more

Throwback Thursday: Bay and Lake Shore

Throwback Thursday, Bay, Lake Shore, Backstage, L Tower, CIBC Square, Toronto
September 20, 2018 9:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
This week's Throwback Thursday looks back just over 3 years, comparing a 2015 view east from just north of Bay and Lake Shore intersection with the same one revisited in 2018. Back in August 2015, ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for September 20, 2018

September 20, 2018 7:15 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Ford’s court win sets off fresh battles in Toronto civic election; Council candidates asked to sign affordable housing pledge ahead of planned Oct. 22 election; Gambling industry ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for September 19, 2018

September 19, 2018 7:04 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Ford government will not exploit override clause if stay is granted, provincial lawyer says; Step into a Toronto reclaimed by nature in Indigenous artist’s highly realistic virtual ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for September 18, 2018

September 18, 2018 7:10 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Regent Park programs left in lurch as community centre used to shelter displaced residents; TTC CEO rejects claim that uploading Toronto’s subway would be ... read more