Rob Ford's behaviour jeopardizes deal with Rio, councillor says; Conrad Black comes to Ford's rescue; Jon Bon Jovi interested in buying Buffalo Bills and moving NFL team to Toronto; and more ... read more
November 22, 2013 2:30 pm | by Eddie LaRusic | Comments
Are the professionals who shape urban policy working with or against economic drivers? On November 20th, Ryerson opened their new Centre for Urban Research and Land Development, an offshoot of ... read more
Toronto budget chief backs away from Rob Ford's hard line on taxes; Ford scandal hurting Toronto's global brand, research finds; the City will probably start selling decommissioned street signs ... read more
November 20, 2013 10:26 am | by Matthew Lavoie | Comments
Sun News cancels Ford Nation; Frank Gehry weighs in on heritage buildings; TTC proposes another fare hike; Canadian housing over-valued; Central Tech is contaminated; and more news.
Sun News kills ... read more
November 19, 2013 10:30 am | by James Bombales | Comments
Rob Ford now mayor in name only; Prime Minister Stephen Harper and provincial Conservative Leader Tim Hudak turn away from Ford; TTC postpones fare debate and more news.
Rob Ford is mayor in name ... read more
Rob Ford launches media offensive in bid to control his message; TTC fares heading north by a nickel; Mirvish and Gehry versus heritage warehouses; and more news.
Rob Ford launches media offensive ... read more
'God bless Canada' — late night comics revel in Rob Ford saga; an extraordinary moment for Toronto Police Chief Bill Blair; Toronto councillors aim to strip embattled Rob Ford of most powers, ... read more
November 14, 2013 10:38 am | by Matthew Lavoie | Comments
More Rob Ford allegations surface; Rob Ford faces tough day in Council; Nuit Blanche is a financial hit for Toronto; Santa Claus Parade will be minus a mayor; Casa Loma to undergo changes; and ... read more
November 14, 2013 12:00 am | by Daniel Rotsztain | Comments
Visitors and residents of Toronto are increasingly summiting the peaks of this city's electric mountain range —and sharing dazzling photographic evidence of their adventures. UrbanToronto Forum ... read more
November 13, 2013 6:45 pm | by Eddie LaRusic | Comments
Heritage preservation is hot topic in Toronto these days, thanks among other things to the recent sale of the Honest Ed's site, the Mirvish+Gehry proposal, and the dust-up over the relocation of ... read more
November 12, 2013 2:00 pm | by Matthew Lavoie | Comments
Ontario Place, a key destination on Toronto’s waterfront was closed in February 2012 by the Government of Ontario for a revitalization. On September 6, 2013 Infrastructure Toronto—a project ... read more
November 12, 2013 10:30 am | by Matthew Lavoie | Comments
Mayor's crack video may be released today; Rob Ford bobble head goes on sale; sinkhole opens up the streets of downtown; Scarborough LRT costs increase; and more news.
Hundreds line up for Toronto ... read more
November 11, 2013 3:15 pm | by Eddie LaRusic | Comments
New development can bring new residents and new vitality to a neighbourhood, but it can also bring new challenges. One of the challenges that many older neighbourhoods in Toronto are facing is ... read more
Rob Ford hires new driver and staffer amid furor over latest video; Jim Flaherty chokes up when asked about Rob Ford's troubles; Toronto's top civil servant says the city is not in crisis; and ... read more
November 7, 2013 10:09 am | by Matthew Lavoie | Comments
Still plenty of news about Rob Ford scandal today; Byford wants to discuss TTC funds; Canadian veteran honoured for giving a poppy and a song; and more news.
Rob Ford increasingly isolated as ... read more
There's some obvious big news happening in the City of Toronto right now, and you'd have to be in a coma to avoid it. While the UrbanToronto editorial on our home page continues to be focused on ... read more