Toronto Flood 2013: The revenge of Garrison Creek

It’s no coincidence that places like Christie Pits, Trinity Bellwoods Park, and the train bridge underpass at King and Atlantic... Read More

Video: The invisible bicycle helmet

Two design students who hate bike helmets (one says they’re like “a hard mushroom on your head”) took it upon... Read More

Making the TTC and downtown hospitable to families

Yesterday morning, I got into an argument with a stranger while riding with my wife and kids on the subway. I’d been standing for... Read More

My Bike Month was all about BIXI

Throughout June, in honour of Bike Month, I resolved to use my BIXI subscription as often as logically possible. Tonight, when I leave... Read More

GIFT GUIDE: Great children’s books that feature cities

In the (almost) five years since our first kid was born, my wife and I have amassed an impressive collection of children’s books. But... Read More

Thanks for a great party — now let’s hit the road

It could have been the great view of the financial district, or the historic digs, or the amazing collection of photos on the walls... Read More

Heritage developer Paul Oberman dies in plane crash

News broke earlier this afternoon that Paul Oberman, the developer behind the restoration of prominent Toronto heritage properties... Read More

Video: Why people voted for Rob Ford’s transit vision

This hilarious satire of the debate surrounding our mayor-elect’s transit plans was posted to YouTube by longtime Spacing... Read More

SPACING RADIO: Smitherman talks walking, while walking

LISTEN TO THIS SPACING RADIO PODCAST George Smitherman loves to walk. Earlier this week, in fact, he walked along Eglinton — all the... Read More

MuchMusic’s big downtown campout

In a clear case of hero worship gone haywire, hundreds of people are presently camped out on sidewalks surrounding MuchMusic’s... Read More