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Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for July 12, 2018

July 12, 2018 8:38 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
#NearMissToronto helps track close calls on the road; Crucial TTC subway project under review amid executive departures; Doug Ford's government lays out its agenda today ... read more

Photo of the Day: Along the Horizon

Smithville, Toronto, Photo of the Day
July 12, 2018 12:00 am | by Louis-Thomas Kelly | Comments
Today’s Photo of the Day comes to us from Forum contributor Jasonzed, showing a distant view of the Toronto skyline. Captured from near Smithville, Ontario, this view shows the city skyline ... read more

Bayside's Next Steps to Realize Mixed-Income, Mixed-Use Plan

Bayside community, Tridel, Hines, Waterfront Toronto
July 11, 2018 5:25 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
With its first building completed, Tridel and Hines' mixed-use Bayside community has begun to add new life to Toronto's East Bayfront. There's lots more to come though, with more ... read more

Cranes Down at 90 Niagara as Construction Progresses

90 Niagara, Toronto, Giannone Petricone Associates, Fieldgate Urban
July 11, 2018 3:20 pm | by Louis-Thomas Kelly | Comments
On the north side of Niagara, Fieldgate Homes is building a 5-storey mid-rise at 90 Niagara Street, west of Bathurst Street in Toronto's King West area. 90 Niagara, a Giannone Petricone ... read more

Keeley Suite Interiors Designed for Appeal and Sustainability

The Keeley, TAS, Fiera, Teeple Architects, Toronto
July 11, 2018 12:07 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
TAS and Fiera Properties' new condominium development, The Keeley, is set to rise 12 storeys above Toronto's Downsview Park on Keele Street near Sheppard. Designed by Teeple ... read more

New Park Nearly Ready at Musée Condos

Musée Condos, Plaza, Toronto, Quadrangle, park, public realm
July 11, 2018 10:30 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Toronto will soon have a new 8,000 ft² public park, as work wraps up on the public space at the rear of Plaza's Musée condos. Designed by The Planning Partnership, the new park has been taking ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for July 11, 2018

July 11, 2018 8:42 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
New website lets you navigate the PATH on your phone; Advocates at East York rally call for more inexpensive housing; Bombardier executives met with skepticism as they ... read more

Photo of the Day: Bloor-Yorkville Skyline

Parkside Student Residence, Toronto, Photo of the Day
July 11, 2018 12:00 am | by Louis-Thomas Kelly | Comments
Today's Photo of the Day, courtesy of Forum Contributor Razz, captures the dense skyline of Toronto's Bloor-Yorkville neighbourhood. The image exhibits the relentless vertical expansion in the ... read more

Excavation Kicks Into Gear for Mizrahi's The One

The One, Mizrahi, Foster + Partners, Core Architects, Toronto
July 10, 2018 4:50 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Excitement is building as a pit is beginning to take shape at Yonge and Bloor in Downtown Toronto, the site of where Canada's tallest building will soon rise: Mizrahi Developments' The ... read more

River City 3 Heading for Completion as Phase 4 Work Heats Up

River City 3, RC3, Urban Capital, Saucier + Perrotte Architects, Toronto
July 10, 2018 3:50 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Urban Capital's River City community has led the pack in design within Toronto's emerging West Don Lands area, bringing together the team of Montreal-based Saucier + Perrotte ... read more

Cranes Down at Bathurst College Centre as Work Continues

Bathurst College Centre, RioCan REIT, Turner Fleischer Architects, Toronto
July 10, 2018 2:20 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
A new commercial and retail development is taking shape on Toronto's Bathurst Street between Dundas and College, as construction continues for RioCan REIT's Bathurst College Centre. ... read more

Tower Core Taking Shape at CIBC Square Construction Site

CIBC Square, Ivanhoé Cambridge, Hines, WilkinsonEyre, Toronto
July 10, 2018 10:23 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Speedy progress continues at the site of Ivanhoé Cambridge and Hines’ CIBC Square, where the first phase of a two-tower office complex recently passed grade level at Bay and Lake Shore ... read more

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

July 10, 2018 8:37 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Toronto cyclists push for bike lanes on Danforth Avenue; Rick Leary tapped for top job at TTC, sources say; Advocates ‘cautiously optimistic’ as Waterfront ... read more

Photo of the Day: Spadina Crescent

Norm Li, Photo of the Day, Toronto
July 10, 2018 12:00 am | by Louis-Thomas Kelly | Comments
Today's Photo of the Day features an aerial view of One Spadina Crescent, captured by architectural rendering studio Norm Li during a recent flyover of the city. The image captures ... read more

Serpentine Pavilion Coming to King St West in Toronto

Serpentine Pavilion 2016 in Kensington Gardens, by Fred Romero on Flickr
July 9, 2018 5:30 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Every year since 2000, the Serpentine Galleries in London's Kensington Gardens have commissioned the design and construction of a temporary pavilion to stand out front for six months. The ... read more

Tower Floors Rising at East United Condos in Corktown

East United Condos, Toronto, SigNature, Berkshire Axis, Andiel, Giannone Petrico
July 9, 2018 4:30 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Intensification is reshaping Toronto's Parliament and Adelaide intersection as new projects promise a major infusion of density in the coming years. read more

Great Gulf and Hullmark Break Ground on “home”

home: Power and Adelaide, Great Gulf, Hullmark, Core Architects, Toronto
July 9, 2018 3:19 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Construction is officially underway following a ground breaking at the site of home: Power and Adelaide, a new 21-storey Core Architects-designed development by Great ... read more

Mid-Rise Condo Proposed Near Glencairn Subway Station

831 Glencairn, Kirkor Architects, Chestnut Hill, Toronto
July 9, 2018 12:30 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Just across Marlee Avenue from the site of a recent redevelopment proposal at 819 Glencairn Avenue, a new proposal at 831 Glencairn Avenue is also seeking rezoning from the City of ... read more

Lighthouse Towers Emerging at Daniels Waterfront

Daniels Waterfront - City of the Arts, Daniels Corporation, RAW, Toronto
July 9, 2018 10:40 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
We've been paying close attention to Daniels Waterfront - City of the Arts, a pioneering mixed-use development in the emerging East Bayfront area on Toronto's waterfront. The project ... read more

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

July 9, 2018 8:30 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Majority believe Toronto streets aren’t safe for cyclists, poll finds; How Toronto missed out for now on one of the hottest concepts in transportation – integrated ... read more