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Subway and Streetcar Networks Undergo Major Repairs this Month

TTC, City of Toronto, Toronto Streetcar
August 8, 2013 5:40 pm | by Brandon Leal | Comments
It's often said Toronto only has two seasons, Winter and Construction. Across the city, various projects are being completed while the weather permits, and the TTC is taking advantage too. Despite ... read more

Hullmark Centre: Transforming North York's Skyline

Hullmark Centre, Toronto Condos, Tridel, Hullmark, Kirkor Architects
February 13, 2013 1:30 pm | by Devon Johnson | Comments
Construction continues to progress on the highly anticipated Hullmark Centre by Tridel and Hullmark. Located at the corner of Yonge and Sheppard, this development by Kirkor Architects is ... read more

Metrolinx "Next Wave" of The Big Move

DRL, TTC, Metrolinx, Transit Expansion, LRT, Subway, GO, Toronto
November 30, 2012 3:00 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
Now that the official signing-off for Toronto's LRT lines and PRESTO smartcards has passed, Metrolinx has moved on to other major infrastructure projects sitting in the transit pipeline. In a ... read more

Sheppard Avenue Corridor Continues to Grow with Hullmark Centre

Hullmark Centre, Toronto Condos, Tridel, Hullmark, Kirkor Architects
November 19, 2012 12:27 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
Construction on the Hullmark Centre by Tridel and Hullmark has reached the maximum 6-storey podium height and the 25-storey mark of the project's smaller 35-storey tower that fronts onto Yonge ... read more

The Official Plan: Toronto's Development Process

Toronto Official Plan, Toronto Condos
October 12, 2012 4:00 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
Have you ever wondered why development happens where it does? UrbanToronto begins a series on the development process, intended to explain how and why development applications are approved in the ... read more

Heritage Toronto Mondays: Yonge Subway Construction in 1949

Yonge St., looking north at Queen St.; taken October 13-28, 1949.
November 22, 2010 3:12 pm | by Craig White | Comments
UrbanToronto has partnered with Heritage Toronto to capture a moment in Toronto's past. On a weekly basis, we will both be highlighting a historic photo of the city's people, places and ... read more

It Was 56 Years Ago Today...

Yonge Subway Line Toronto Opened March 30, 1954
March 30, 2010 10:38 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
It was 56 ago today, Leslie Frost and Allan Lamport taught the band to play. They've been going in and out of style, but they're guaranteed to raise a smile. So may I introduce to you, the act ... read more