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Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for May 24, 2019

May 24, 2019 8:07 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Parts of Toronto Islands facing 'significant flooding,' city says; Doors Open Toronto: Discovering the city’s diverse history and future; How 120 shipping containers turned into a retail ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for May 23, 2019

May 23, 2019 8:05 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Sidewalk Labs’ CEO says final plan for smart city project will be released next month; Toronto water taxi company wants to run a ferry from Humber Bay Shores to downtown; City ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for May 22, 2019

May 22, 2019 8:04 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Toronto moves forward with inclusionary zoning plans despite province’s pledge to change rules; Criminals hiding billions in Toronto real estate; How to deflate a housing bubble, ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for May 21, 2019

May 21, 2019 8:06 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Uber gears up for expansion of Toronto operation; Water levels rise on Toronto’s eastern beaches; West Toronto community groups band together to animate laneways; and more ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for May 17, 2019

May 17, 2019 8:17 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
‘Limited evidence’ that new legislation will accelerate housing developments, city report says; Toronto housing market looks to be thawing in May; If Toronto sends out a second tax bill, ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for May 16, 2019

May 16, 2019 8:04 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Ford government sought Union Station data, streetcar manuals in subway upload talks; Council votes to oppose Ford's new housing plan amid concerns over affordability, reduced ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for May 15, 2019

May 15, 2019 8:07 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Budget shortfall puts Toronto Council in uncharted territory; Toronto's streets are getting dirtier, and the city doesn't have the sweepers to keep up; Etobicoke residents laud ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for May 14, 2019

May 14, 2019 8:12 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
City demolishes Scarborough hotel once used to house homeless families; Ontario earned $200-million in one year from foreign-buyers tax on real estate, data ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for May 13, 2019

May 13, 2019 8:08 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Toronto’s beloved Matador sold to condo developers: ‘It feels like losing a family member’; Ontario's foreign buyers tax figures are now a mystery — and the finance minister says he ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for May 10, 2019

May 10, 2019 8:04 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Metrolinx draft reports give insight into how agency pitches transit plans; City manager warns impact of provincial cuts will cost Toronto nearly $180-million in 2019; How would you like ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for May 9, 2019

May 9, 2019 8:03 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Who wins in Ford and Tory's war of words — and why it's not just empty rhetoric; Toronto real estate agent creates rap video to sell house; No new streetcars, a hit on accessibility? Why ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for May 8, 2019

May 8, 2019 8:05 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Ontario government slashes tourism funding in Toronto and Ottawa; Toronto-area politicians rally against Ford’s housing-supply plan; Souped-up basements fetching condo-style rents ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for May 7, 2019

May 7, 2019 8:10 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Rental housing providers say provincial plans to ‘fast track’ building could help ease apartment shortage; Toronto-area politicians rally against Ford’s housing-supply plan; Fare ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for May 6, 2019

May 6, 2019 8:10 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Sweeping changes buried in housing bill called ‘doomsday scenario’ for Ontario’s endangered species; Toronto sales and prices climb but detached-home prices fall in the ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for May 3, 2019

May 3, 2019 8:13 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Province restores OMB rules for development disputes; Ford government tables legislation to take over new Toronto transit projects; MOCA moves into an ugly-beautiful building ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for May 2, 2019

May 2, 2019 8:08 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
#Blocksidewalk says there’s a ‘power asymmetry’ between the city and Sidewalk Labs; Ontario to introduce Toronto transit legislation Thursday; Toronto’s famed Integral House up for ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for May 1, 2019

May 1, 2019 8:15 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Minister to speak about province’s transportation plans and ‘upcoming legislation’; Mississauga Mayor Bonnie Crombie lays out case for separating from Peel ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for April 30, 2019

April 30, 2019 7:41 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
200 affordable units to be built after province sells surplus downtown site; 200 affordable units to be built after province sells surplus downtown site; A Scarborough ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for April 29, 2019

April 29, 2019 7:46 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Summit to examine toughest issues facing Toronto including housing affordability; Toronto suspends loan program for Regent Park, other community housing areas; The Toronto St. Clair ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for April 26, 2019

April 26, 2019 8:14 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
TTC, Bombardier reach settlement over delayed streetcars; City of Toronto staff to explore cost of climate change, legal options for compensation from greenhouse gas ... read more