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Garrison Crossing Second Bridge Ready For Lift Overnight

Garrison Crossing site, south bridge waiting for lift, Liberty Village, Toronto
October 12, 2018 3:04 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Garrison Crossing is getting a little closer to reality as the second of its two bridges is about to be hoisted into place over the Lakeshore rail corridor. The crossing is a new pedestrian and ... read more

Waterfront Toronto Announces Winning Park Designs

Looking southeast through York Street Park, image by Claude Cormier + Associés
October 9, 2018 3:24 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Waterfront Toronto, in partnership with the City of Toronto’s Parks, Forestry and Recreation Division, has announced the winning designs for two parks that will be built along Queens Quay in ... read more

Improvements Progressing on Redesigned Harbour Street

Harbour Street, City of Toronto, DTAH, Toronto
September 27, 2018 2:03 pm | by Ryan Debergh | Comments
Since our last update in July, work has progressed on the public realm upgrade of Toronto’s newly redesigned Harbour Street. The demolition of the York and Bay off ramps as well as the ... read more

Eglinton Crosstown Station Shoring Advances to Next Phase

Crosstown LRT, Eglinton Station, Metrolinx, Toronto
September 14, 2018 1:14 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Chaotic conditions for pedestrians and motorists will remain at Yonge and Eglinton in Midtown Toronto, where complex and carefully-coordinated construction is preparing the intersection for ... read more

City Engaging With Public on Eglinton East LRT Plan

Eglinton East LRT, Metrolinx, TTC, Toronto
September 13, 2018 1:15 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
With tunnelling complete and station construction underway for the initial 19 kilometres of the Eglinton Crosstown LRT, the City of Toronto is engaging with design professionals and the public to ... read more

Scarborough Centre Station Construction Phasing Proposed

Scarborough Centre Station, TTC, AECOM, Toronto
September 5, 2018 12:10 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Few transit projects in Toronto are more contentious than the Scarborough Subway Extension, but whether you are for it or against it, or just don't know, planning for it continues to advance as an ... read more

Visiting Musée’s New Parkette and Galleria on Adelaide

Musée Condos, Plaza, Toronto, Quadrangle, The Planning Partnership
September 4, 2018 2:20 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
In stark contrast to the well publicised and heavily programmed opening of The Bentway, another new public space—albeit a much smaller one—quietly opened earlier this summer in Downtown Toronto. ... read more

Previewing Mount Dennis LRT Station and Maintenance Facility

Exterior of maintenance and storage facility at Mount Dennis
August 30, 2018 4:10 pm | by Robert Mackenzie | Comments
October 1, 2018, and October 1, 2021. Mark both dates on your calendars, if you're an observer of Metrolinx's mammoth Crosstown Light Rail Transit project. The 2018 date—just six weeks away—is ... read more