gardiner east project

Gardiner Hybrid Options Continue their Costly Evolution

January 21, 2016 4:00 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
Following last summer's East Gardiner boondoggle vote, the project's proponents—the City of Toronto and Waterfront Toronto—have been left with the difficult task that of overseeing what threatened ... read more

Gardiner East Hybrid Design Concepts to be Presented

Gardiner Expressway East, hybrid option, Waterfront Toronto
January 18, 2016 5:15 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Several months after a June 2015 City Council session voted in favour of recommending the controversial ‘Hybrid' option for the east Gardiner Expressway, co-proponents the City of Toronto and ... read more

City Considering Revised Options for Gardiner's 'Hybrid' Future

Gardiner East, City of Toronto
September 16, 2015 3:00 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
Following the much-publicized and highly controversial City Council vote to retain the eastern portion of the Gardiner Expressway through a 'hybrid-option' reconfiguration, City of Toronto staff ... read more

Gardiner East: Support Builds for "Remove" as Council Faces Vote

June 8, 2015 5:47 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
On June 10th, Toronto City Council will hold a historic vote on the future of the Gardiner Expressway East, deciding whether to demolish ('remove' option) or retain ('hybrid' option) the elevated ... read more

The East Gardiner: A Chance To Get It Right

Gardiner East End demolition in January 2001, Toronto, image by Craig White
June 2, 2015 5:50 pm | by Sean Marshall | Comments
In June, 1999, Toronto City Council, after much debate, voted 44-8 to demolish the eastern section of the Gardiner Expressway. The section of elevated freeway from the Don River to Leslie Street, ... read more

Preliminary Report on Future of the East Gardiner Released

February 7, 2014 7:10 pm | by Rami Kozman | Comments
This week the City of Toronto and Waterfront Toronto released a report containing a preliminary analysis of four options for dealing with the Gardiner Expressway east of Jarvis Street, which is ... read more

Public Meeting on Future of the Gardiner Expressway East

Gardiner Expressway Lakeshore Boulevard East proposals Waterfront Toronto
October 8, 2013 1:40 pm | by Daniel Rotsztain | Comments
Do you have a strong opinions about the Gardiner Expressway? Do you think it's an unnecessary barrier between Toronto and its waterfront? Or do you think the city would suffocate itself with ... read more

Waterfront Toronto Wants Your Input on the Future of the Gardiner East

Gardiner East project, Toronto
June 6, 2013 1:00 pm | by Dylan Giuliano | Comments
Waterfront Toronto and the City of Toronto have announced of resumption of work on the Gardiner Expressway / Lake Shore Boulevard Reconfiguration Environmental Assessment (EA) and ... read more