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Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for July 16, 2018

July 16, 2018 7:31 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Scarborough sign undergoes 'critical structural changes'; Premier Doug Ford removes Ontario’s trade representative in Washington; Hamilton’s Pipeline Trail “liberated a past ... read more

Environmental Sustainability Tops Yorkdale's Roof and Agenda

Green roof at Yorkdale Shopping Centre, Toronto
July 13, 2018 4:05 pm | by Louis-Thomas Kelly | Comments
Yorkdale Shopping Centre, where Highway 401 meets Allen Road in North York, has been at the forefront of the Toronto retail market since its construction in 1963. Yorkdale has solidified itself as ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for July 13, 2018

July 13, 2018 7:29 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Metrolinx chair Rob Prichard steps down to give Doug Ford a chance to name replacement; Extension of Bloor St. bike lanes delayed by at least two years; Greater Toronto Area condo ... read more

23-Storey Equilibrium Mural Emerges at Jarvis and Carlton

Equilibrium, Okuda San Miguel, Parkside Student Residence, Toronto
July 12, 2018 11:12 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
We have been keeping a close eye on the creation of an enormous new mural taking shape at Toronto’s Jarvis and Carlton intersection. Work on the 23-storey mural by Spanish street ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for July 12, 2018

July 12, 2018 7:38 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
#NearMissToronto helps track close calls on the road; Crucial TTC subway project under review amid executive departures; Doug Ford's government lays out its agenda today ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for July 11, 2018

July 11, 2018 7:42 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
New website lets you navigate the PATH on your phone; Advocates at East York rally call for more inexpensive housing; Bombardier executives met with skepticism as they ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for July 10, 2018

July 10, 2018 7:37 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Toronto cyclists push for bike lanes on Danforth Avenue; Rick Leary tapped for top job at TTC, sources say; Advocates ‘cautiously optimistic’ as Waterfront ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for July 9, 2018

July 9, 2018 7:30 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Majority believe Toronto streets aren’t safe for cyclists, poll finds; How Toronto missed out for now on one of the hottest concepts in transportation – integrated ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for July 6, 2018

July 6, 2018 7:28 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
TTC riders may not get art blanche with light installation at new station; The story of a mom-and-pop bakery that didn’t sell; Scarborough residents ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for July 5, 2018

July 5, 2018 7:20 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Mayor’s affordable housing plan ‘missing the mark,’ advocates say; Bombardier Undermines Streetcar Credibility; Waterfront Toronto CEO Will Fleissig to step down; and more ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for July 4, 2018

July 4, 2018 7:38 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Toronto plans to test driverless vehicles for trips to and from transit stations; Mississauga updating cycling master plan; Most new TTC streetcars to be recalled to fix ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for July 3, 2018

July 3, 2018 7:24 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Plans to redevelop Ontario Place in Toronto shelved during transition to Doug Ford administration; Do you know how to use these Toronto ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for June 29, 2018

June 29, 2018 7:31 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Taking architecture app Driftscape for a stroll around Toronto; In one hour, Toronto drivers blocked this downtown intersection at virtually every red light; King Street ... read more

RAW Design Transforms Streetcar's Riverside Square for RAW X

Artificial turf at RAW X at Riverside Square, Toronto, image by Craig White
June 28, 2018 4:25 pm | by Craig White | Comments
It's very rare that anyone would get into a construction site who didn't work on it—other than the occasional camera-toting reporters—but last night, Toronto architecture firm RAW Design ... read more

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

June 28, 2018 7:23 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Toronto wants mid-rise housing, but can we afford it?; Breaking down Doug Ford’s impossible, ridiculous, scandalous subway to Pickering; The Bentway in Toronto reopens with new ... read more

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

June 27, 2018 7:27 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
We spent rush hour watching cyclists and drivers navigate an ‘absolutely terrifying’ Toronto intersection; Deadline for ‘Sidewalk Toronto’ plan pushed back; Shoppers ... read more

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

June 26, 2018 6:12 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Toronto arts group hangs colourful banner to promote healing after van attack; What TCHC needs to do next with Regent Park; Rooming house pilot aims to give ... read more

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

June 25, 2018 7:38 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
The Sixth Worst City Myth; Scarborough now has its own mobile and artistic signifier; Toronto Pride Parade strikes sombre tone, memorializing LGBTQ victims; and more ... read more

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

June 22, 2018 7:23 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Is Toronto the worst North American city to commute in? A new study suggests it is; Doug Ford raises eyebrows with expensive subway plan that would link Toronto to nearby ... read more

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

June 21, 2018 7:30 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Councillor to revive push to cancel Finch West LRT at community meeting; Gehry condo developers Great Gulf Group forge ahead as market cools; John ... read more