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

April 10, 2018 8:30 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Governments pledge to protect, expand social housing; Councillor urges more city control over payday establishments; Dan Doctoroff on building the neighbourhood of tomorrow; and ... read more

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

April 9, 2018 8:22 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
The quiet man: Gregg Lintern, Toronto’s new chief planner; Queen’s Park’s Long Overdue Move on Fare Integration; Cabbagetown residents up in arms over proposed daycare; and ... read more

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

April 6, 2018 8:20 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Ontario budget promises new transit and GO discounts, but TTC riders won’t see better service; ‘Hostile architecture’ a growing problem for the homeless, advocates say; It’s time to ... read more

Photo of the Day: Cherry Beach and the Eastern Gap

Photo of the Day, Toronto, skyline
April 6, 2018 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Today's Photo of the Day features an aerial view of Toronto's Cherry Beach and the Eastern Gap, providing access to Toronto Harbour. Captured by drone and submitted by Forum contributor Jasonzed, ... read more

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

April 5, 2018 8:27 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
The next steps for the Toronto Museum; Water and sewer capacity aren’t the only concerns in Yonge-Eglinton, transit and school issues must be addressed, councillor ... read more

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

April 4, 2018 8:18 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Worried about local water and sewer capacity, Toronto staff move to pause condo development at Yonge-Eglinton; Toronto launches discounts for low-income TTC ... read more

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

April 3, 2018 8:28 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Giorgio Mammoliti won’t run for a seat in provincial election after all; A Disneyland on Toronto Islands, new TTC logos and the rest of Toronto’s funniest April Fools’ Day ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for April 2, 2018

April 2, 2018 8:26 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Harbourfront Centre unable to pay $1.4 million in tax and rent, says City of Toronto staff report; Metrolinx working at Kipling Station to build regional bus ... read more

Throwback Thursday: Casa II and III

Throwback Thursday, Casa III, III Condos, Cresford, architectsAlliance, Toronto
March 29, 2018 10:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
This week's Throwback Thursday takes us high above Toronto's Yonge and Bloor area for a view of two big new additions to Charles Street between Yonge and Church. Just over two years ago, in March ... read more

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

March 29, 2018 8:35 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Gregg Lintern to takeover as Toronto’s new chief planner, will focus on 'livability'; Downtown roadwork won’t be permitted overnight, Toronto councillors ... read more

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

March 28, 2018 8:25 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Toronto council defers the vote on the north Yonge St. remake; If you want to be Toronto's mayor, the city will tell you how to run; Are rent-strikes the new war plan for ... read more

Going TALL at Bloor and Bathurst, and Gearing Up for Hot Docs

New York and the World Trade Center: a still from TALL, image courtesy of Hot Do
March 27, 2018 2:42 pm | by Craig White | Comments
The southwest corner of Bloor and Bathurst streets in Toronto's Annex area will be getting some twenty-something tall buildings over the next few years, but in the next few days, The Ted Rogers ... read more

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

March 27, 2018 8:30 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Ryerson transit expert challenges the TTC’s findings on the King St. pilot project; Toronto councillors protest decision to not debate city’s financial ... read more

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

March 26, 2018 8:34 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Road safety activists to hold ‘die-in’ at city hall; In a city desperate for more transit, for Toronto’s Little Jamaica it could be bad news; Work is set to begin on the New ... read more

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

March 23, 2018 8:30 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Tory praises new rule that moves downtown Toronto roadwork to overnight; Thornhill Muslim community development to be appealed at OMB; Community 'hub' in east ... read more

Throwback Thursday: One Bloor East

Throwback Thursday, One Bloor East, Toronto
March 22, 2018 10:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
This week's Throwback Thursday takes us to Toronto's Bloor Street West, turning back the clock to just to December 2015 for a view of progress at Great Gulf's 76-storey One Bloor East. ... read more

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

March 22, 2018 8:24 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
New Progress Toronto political group plans to shake-up the status quo at city hall; TTC approves Humber Bay Shores shuttle bus to Mimico GO station; Ontario’s cottage ... read more

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

March 21, 2018 8:21 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Sidewalk Labs 'hadn't foreseen' data concerns in designing Toronto neighbourhood; TTC board approves U-Pass for post-secondary students; Councillor Giorgio Mammoliti to ... read more

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

March 20, 2018 8:18 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Toronto council’s executive committee pushes off controversial report that points to future fiscal problems; Has Toronto Become a City of Instagram Photo ... read more