LORINC: The courting of Adam Vaughan

Anyone who’s spent even a few minutes in the company of Adam Vaughan knows that the two-term councilor for Trinity-Spadina is about as... Read More

LORINC: Which John Tory will speak up when it comes to transit?

Earlier today, Premier Kathleen Wynne announced the grand reveal of the Liberal government’s long-awaited strategy to fund GTA transit... Read More

LORINC: Chow dithers on downtown relief line

On his radio show last week, The Grid’s Ed Keenan asked Olivia Chow to clarify her position on the [insert euphemism here] Relief... Read More

LORINC: How to ground jets on the waterfront

Let’s play fill in the blanks: Jets are to the Toronto harbour as _________ is to Crimea. Okay, okay. I acknowledge the comparison may... Read More

LORINC: Mayoral candidates carve out positions on transit revenue tools

To tee up the surreal transit funding discussion that will take place at City Hall’s executive committee this week, here’s a... Read More

LORINC: Peeling back layers of Liberals’ democratic reform

Without question, last week’s vote on the ranked-ballot bill proposed by Scarborough Liberal MPP Mitzi Hunter represented a huge... Read More

LORINC: Campaign Notes — Five-and-a-half Questions for Olivia Chow

Four in, and now we wait… In the hangover-like aftermath of last week — which started with a pair of jockeyed candidacy... Read More

LORINC: Campaign Notes — Tory & Stintz are in & Doug Ford goes after Nick Kouvalis

Is “relief” the gravy metaphor for the 2014 race? Near the top of John Tory’s slickly designed website, it says the candidate “vows to... Read More

LORINC: Why aren’t we bundling transit into the Gardiner removal decision?

With the sort of discretion normally reserved for wait staff and funeral directors, Waterfront Toronto’s (WT) board very quietly... Read More

LORINC: What kind of transit plan will Tory present?

If you’ll pardon the cliché, that great sucking sound we’re all hearing these days is coming from John Tory’s almost-a-campaign team... Read More