November 17, 2011 10:16 am | by Jeff Low | Comments
Then. No 8 Fire Hall. College Street at Bellevue. It was gutted by fire in 1978.
Now. June 2011. Our rebuilt firehall. The enclosed balcony on the clock tower is still there; I couldn't fit it ... read more
November 17, 2011 1:00 am | by Anonymous | Comments
While most of us take our breaks in the designated staff room or run for a coffee outside the office, it appears this man likes to take his coffee while sitting high up in the sky. On a crane. ... read more
November 16, 2011 2:54 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
Today we turn the spotlight towards the west end of UrbanToronto's far-reaching gaze, looking at the Limelight development currently underway in Mississauga. Developed by the Daniels Corporation ... read more
November 16, 2011 2:31 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
Today's Photo of the Day gives us a surprsingly good shot of Absolute World Condominiums in Mississauga. Surprising only because the photo was taken from a cellphone by forum member Asmegin. ... read more
November 16, 2011 10:13 am | by Jeff Low | Comments
Then. Bloor Street East just east of Yonge, circa 1954. You'll know where exactly you see the Now picture below.
This is the "transferway" that allowed safe — ah, you thought I was going to say ... read more
Suburban commuters want to switch to transit; the most loved intersections in Toronto; Occupy Toronto protesters will stand their ground, facilitator says; and more news from the internet.
Judge ... read more
November 16, 2011 1:00 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Living Shangri-La adds to Toronto's big city feel tremendously as shown in today's Photo Of The Day. Taken by UrbanToronto Forum member androiduk, the shot shows just what a great view terminus ... read more
November 15, 2011 5:14 pm | by Craig White | Comments
We have had a good look on UrbanToronto at the renderings for Lifetime and CentreCourt's Karma Condos at 21 Grenville Street, but the 'hero shot' for this architectsAlliance-designed building is ... read more
November 15, 2011 4:27 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
The folks at Peter Street Condominiums are hosting an event that will give us all the opportunity to snag some of the great decor items in their sales centre, which will be closing soon. And it's ... read more
November 15, 2011 3:00 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
Today's Project of the Day is one that we have been anxiously following, and hope to get you all back into the swing of how it's developing thus far. CHAZ Yorkville, developed by 45 Charles Ltd. ... read more
Toronto buildings that take the LEED; hasty court order tells police to let Occupy protesters back into park; four city museums to close?; and more news from the internet.
Hasty court order tells ... read more
November 14, 2011 4:23 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Tridel has big plans for a high-profile but atypical piece of land in Toronto's new southern core area. Located at 120 Harbour Street at 10 York, the triangular property currently sits between the ... read more
November 14, 2011 4:08 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
With the sheer number of residential towers that have sprung up around the bottom of Bathurst and Spadina, it's often difficult to keep on top of their progress and development. Today's dataBase ... read more
November 14, 2011 2:40 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
In February 2000, the OMB approved the appeal for the demolition of the two 12-storey concrete apartment buildings located at 310 and 320 Tweedsmuir Avenue to make way for two shinier 30-storey ... read more