fort york bridge

First Bridge Span Installed at Garrison Crossing

Garrison Crossing, Fort York Pedestrian Cycle Bridge, Toronto
July 30, 2018 12:00 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Anyone passing by Toronto's Fort York area in recent weeks may have noticed a 600-tonne crawler crane looming over the wedge of land north of the fort. This massive machine was a key player this ... read more

Garrison Crossing Soon to Link Two Toronto Neighbourhoods

Garrison Crossing, Fort York, Niagara, Ordnance Triangle, Toronto
June 22, 2018 12:02 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
A long-awaited pedestrian/cycle bridges between Toronto's Fort York and Niagara neighbourhoods is closer to reality as construction heats up at the site of Garrison Crossing. The new bridges ... read more

Garrison Crossing Progressing with Completed Foundations

Garrison Crossing, Pedelta, DTAH, AECOM, Dufferin Construction, Toronto
June 8, 2017 4:30 pm | by Eric Chen | Comments
In the Fall of 2015, a team headed by Dufferin Construction was announced as the winner of the much-anticipated Fort York Bridge competition, and the project's somewhat turbulent history ... read more

Fort York Bridge: Winning Entry Stands Out For Low Costs

Fort York Pedestrian and Cycle Bridge,  Dufferin Construction Company, MMM Group
November 24, 2015 3:16 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
Earlier this morning, Toronto Mayor John Tory was joined by Councillor David Shiner and Build Toronto CEO Bill Bryck in announcing the winning entry for the Fort York Pedestrian and Cycle Bridge. ... read more

Community Meeting Reveals Fort York Pedestrian Bridge Proposals

"Landmark Proposal", Fort York Pedestrian and Cycle Bridge, Toronto
June 5, 2015 3:10 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
After years of planning hoops and financing hurdles, a new piece of long-awaited pedestrian and cycling infrastructure is one big step closer to realization. A community information meeting was ... read more

West Queen West to Fort York: Growth to Watch for in 2014

Yards at Fort York closing in on its top floor on January 16, Toronto
January 22, 2014 8:30 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Last year saw profound growth around Toronto, and 2014 shows no signs of slowing down. read more

Excavation Begins at First Parliament Site

First Parliament Site, City of Toronto, Toronto Public Library
November 8, 2012 5:00 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
In July, Toronto City Council adopted a motion put forward by councillor Pam McConnell (Ward 28 Toronto Centre-Rosedale) to expropriate the lands of the First Parliament Site at the southwest ... read more

Construction Contract Awarded For Fort York Visitor Centre

Fort York Visitor Centre, Toronto Condos, Fort York Foundation, Patkau & Kearns
October 26, 2012 12:00 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
Harbridge & Cross Limited has been awarded the construction contract to build the Visitor Centre at Fort York National Historic Site. The building design, a joint effort by Vancouver's ... read more

Fort York Bridge and Opportunity Cost

Fort York Pedestrian and Cycle Bridge Proposal by Montgomery Sisam Architects an
May 17, 2011 5:30 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
The Fort York Bridge project is becoming a battle ground over what will drive city development, needs of the community or speculation on opportunity costs? read more