December 13, 2012 10:58 am | by Jeff Low | Comments
Then. Nothing mysterious about this location... October 16, 1911. Looking north up Bay Street towards Old City Hall. Interesting streetlights. Interesting how back-breaking the labour must have ... read more
December 13, 2012 10:48 am | by Dylan Giuliano | Comments
Ford verdict contains errors according to lawyer; Presto to cost $700 million; fighting over the Gardiner; Metrolinx cost overruns + more.
Judge who ordered Rob Ford out of office made ‘several ... read more
December 12, 2012 10:48 am | by Dylan Giuliano | Comments
Punching a hole in the Gardiner; City takes advice on balancing budget; Ford on vacation; the fate of Downsview Park + more.
‘High risk’ that a heavy truck could ‘punch through’ thinning Gardner ... read more
Hospital weaves healing into its design; island airport gets slick-looking travel store; how should city separate bike lanes? + more news.
Hospital weaves healing into its design (Globe & ... read more
December 7, 2012 11:58 am | by Jeff Low | Comments
Then. Church and Adelaide looking west along Adelaide. August 8, 1911.
Now. July 2012. I do believe the only building left over from 1911 is the building on the left of both pictures that ... read more
December 7, 2012 11:54 am | by Kelly Gervais | Comments
Ford supports costly byelection; Toronto streets for cars, not pedestrians; parking tickets in shared bike/car lanes; TDSB to close schools; Gardiner Expressway neglected for past 10 years; ... read more
December 6, 2012 10:50 am | by Jeff Low | Comments
Then. Agnes Street Church. Bay and Agnes. (Agnes was the precursor to Dundas.) Northeast corner, 1899. Before the Ford Hotel, itself long bitten-the-dust there was this handsome church. It's ... read more
December 6, 2012 10:40 am | by Dylan Giuliano | Comments
Rob Ford here to stay, for now; budget chief suggests councillors put there jobs on the line; Stintz for mayor? GO prices rise + more.
Put ‘some skin in the game’: Councillors wishing to run for ... read more
December 5, 2012 11:23 am | by Dylan Giuliano | Comments
Ford seeks stay; city debates future of the Gardiner; fixing subway doors; property tax increases; trimming school funding + more.
Rob Ford’s immediate future to be decided as Toronto mayor seeks ... read more
December 4, 2012 3:39 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
On November 29, the Artscape Foundation and Presenting Sponsor, The Daniels Corporation, hosted an event to raise capital and programming funds for the Daniels Spectrum in Regent Park. Entitled ... read more
December 4, 2012 2:55 pm | by Craig White | Comments
UrbanToronto members gathered at C'est What on Front Street yesterday to grab a pint or two, converse, and to exercise their brain with a quiz.
UrbanToronto gathers at C'est What, image by Jack ... read more
December 4, 2012 1:40 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
The City of Toronto's Tower Renewal Office and the Neighbourhood Change Research Partnership based at the Factor-Inwentash Faculty of Social work and Cities Centre at the University of Toronto ... read more
December 3, 2012 6:30 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
November has been another busy month for us here at UrbanToronto. The most visited story of the month was the cancellation of the Globe and Mail's new head office at Front and Spadina, prompting a ... read more