LORINC: Mammoliti is perfect example of why Toronto needs term limits

On the day after Doug Ford’s Progressive Conservatives passed a law stomping all over local democracy in Toronto, it’s worth pointing... Read More

LORINC: The Subway in the Room

Almost a year ago, the Toronto Star’s Jennifer Pagliaro published a story detailing, with her trademark meticulousness, how then chief... Read More

The legal case against Ford’s assault on local democracy

There was a collective jaw drop when Premier Doug Ford announced, seemingly out of the blue, that Toronto’s wards would be decreased... Read More

Hard Questions about Vancouver’s New Affordability Approach

Guest authors: Patrick Condon & Scot Hein [Editor’s note: UBC Professor of Urban Design Patrick Condon dropped his candidacy for... Read More

LORINC: Doug Ford’s Barbarians are at the gate

I must confess to a grudging admiration for the speed and shrewdness with which Premier Doug Ford succeeded in knocking two and... Read More

LORINC: Doug Ford’s un-greening of Ontario

If you take a quick stroll through the Government of Ontario’s air quality tracker site – which I’d recommend doing before it... Read More

CITY ELECTION: Fixing Vision Zero, guest column by Sarah Climenhaga

EDITOR’S NOTE Spacing is inviting candidates who are running for city council this fall to share their opinions on numerous... Read More

LORINC: Breaking down Doug Ford’s impossible, ridiculous, scandalous subway to Pickering

Because we here in Spacing’s bustling newsroom like to provide informative and constructive analysis to politicians of all stripes, we... Read More

PODCAST: Spacing Radio 025, “Until We’re Safe”

In this episode, we discuss the problems with policing in Toronto. Alok Mukherjee was Chair of the Toronto Police Services Board from... Read More

LORINC: How will Doug Ford govern?

How will Doug Ford govern? With a week left before he’s sworn in, the most crucial, and also the most elusive, question right now is... Read More