ELECTION: Open wards and the power of incumbency

As part of Spacing Toronto’s coverage of the 2022 municipal election, cartographer Sean Marshall is creating maps revealing some... Read More

PODCAST: Spacing Radio 067, Toronto Election: the case against a strong mayor system

Another election, another surprise announcement from Premier Doug Ford that throws it all into disarray. Ford’s proposal for... Read More

ELECTION: The next term of council is a time to mobilize

As Toronto’s fall elections begin to take form in the mid-summer heat, the message from a chorus of departing councillors couldn’t be... Read More

LORINC: The future of Ontario Place must become an election issue

The only thing worse than the design proposed for Ontario Place’s indoor spa mega-project is the fact that a firm with such a... Read More

ELECTION: Rethinking progressive populism

If I’m a populist, it’s because I’m with the majority. And the majority want to live in a city with dignity. For decades, my practice... Read More

PODCAST: Spacing Radio 066, Toronto Election Engagement

The Toronto municipal election is underway, and we’ll be spending the summer bringing you coverage, all the way up to E-Day on... Read More

REID: The Toronto vote in the 2022 Ontario provincial election

Municipal issues in the City of Toronto are deeply affected by the results of the provincial election. Planning regulations... Read More

LORINC: This fall’s election shouldn’t be a victory lap

Mayor John Tory was out and about late last week, talking up what was billed as a plan to revive the city’s economy but which... Read More