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Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for December 22, 2016

December 22, 2016 9:35 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Bombardier meets latest deadline for streetcar order, but is far behind original schedule; Progress on Burlington GO station going nowhere; Toronto City Council’s 10 Worst ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for December 21, 2016

December 21, 2016 9:19 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
TTC to use undercover officers to catch fare cheats; Kensington Market group aims to keep area affordable; 401 Richmond is already its highest and best use; and more ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for December 20, 2016

December 20, 2016 10:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Five housing hacks from cities around the world Toronto could learn from; Only the province can protect artists’ enclave; Pearson Airport prepares for one of the busiest travel ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for December 19, 2016

December 19, 2016 9:40 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Mayor Tory Discovers We Don’t Have Enough Transit Service; Yes, you can buy TTC parody merchandise now; Carlton most popular streetcar route for fare dodgers; and more ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for December 16, 2016

December 16, 2016 9:37 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
John Tory accuses Bombardier of ‘complete failure’ on TTC streetcar order; This Art Exhibit Showcases The History of The Ward; Tenant protection bylaw hailed as ... read more

Neighbourhood Node: Ongoing Conversations from the UT Forum

Corner of Yonge-Eglinton, Toronto by Jack Landau
December 15, 2016 11:54 am | by Cody Kita | Comments
With winter finally upon us, we reflect on some of the recent changes to Toronto's communities discussed in the 'Neighbourhood Node' threads in UT’s Forums. While ongoing development and ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for December 15, 2016

December 15, 2016 9:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
John Tory proud of plan ‘to build transit and fix traffic,’ after council approves road tolls; Council approves TTC discounts for passengers on low incomes; TTC report ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for December 14, 2016

December 14, 2016 8:53 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Toronto council endorses John Tory's plan for road tolls; How an architect turned a run-of-the-mill Riverdale house into a modernist showpiece; Toronto mayor John Tory leads ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for December 13, 2016

December 13, 2016 9:37 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
The new Toronto Courthouse emerges from The Ward; Cycling advocates gear up to fight the use of bike lanes by people with mobility issues; John Tory confident he has Toronto ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for December 12, 2016

December 12, 2016 9:45 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Business owners in Mirvish Village unhappy about relocation process; Eviction Prevention Programs a Vital but Limited Service; Toronto’s highway toll proposal is a war on ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for December 9, 2016

December 9, 2016 9:50 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
New transportation boss says car is no longer king; Toronto Community Housing moves funding to address budget gap; TTC to complete Presto switch by 2018; and more ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for December 8, 2016

December 8, 2016 9:23 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Toronto's house prices predicted to rise more than Vancouver; Toronto tenants one step closer to safer, cleaner rental housing; Kathleen Wynne gives John Tory's road toll ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for December 7, 2016

December 7, 2016 9:42 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
What You Need to Know about Toronto’s Budget; Toronto construction company Aecon under fire in Bermuda; Replacement cost insurance no carte blanche for new building, court ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for December 6, 2016

December 6, 2016 9:24 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Tories urge Wynne to reject tolls on Gardiner Expressway and Don Valley Parkway; Metrolinx ‘not satisfied’ as Presto system hit with more technical glitches; East York ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for December 5, 2016

December 5, 2016 9:53 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Residents concerned development will negatively impact heritage of Sunshine Valley; How John Tory went from calling tolls ‘highway robbery’ to crusading for ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for December 2, 2016

December 2, 2016 9:28 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Lego brings urban planning to life for Toronto students; Accept road tolls or make big cuts, Toronto city manager warns; Mayor’s executive approves discounts for ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for December 1, 2016

December 1, 2016 9:22 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Toronto councillors stick with Gardiner plan despite jump in price; Streetcar noise issues at King East and Sumach; New TTC bus paint jobs unveiled, twitter responds; and ... read more

Explainer: Urban Acupuncture

'Little Free Library' movement , image by Flickr user Matthew Matheson
November 30, 2016 11:12 am | by Alexander Vu | Comments
This week, our 'Explainer' considers the term 'urban acupuncture'. Chinese acupuncture is a form of alternative medicine involving needles being inserted into the body to relieve stress. In a ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for November 30, 2016

November 30, 2016 9:38 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Scarbexit? Scarborough resident calls for de-amalgamation; The Ontario Municipal Board is Long Overdue for Repairs; Summer hot car hangover leads to drop in TTC customer ... read more