Instaflaneur: mo urinals no problems

Last week’s Toronto Star column looked at the public washroom problem in Toronto. One of those sustained pressure issues in the... Read More

STREET SCENE: From the Post Office

Street Scene will appear each week showcasing the illustrations of local artist Jerry Waese. Read More

Urban Planet: City of Light could go dark?

A new proposal would have Parisian businesses turn off all their lights.  This would cut energy use across Paris, bringing in a more... Read More

STREET SCENE: The Harbour

Street Scene will appear each week showcasing the illustrations of local artist Jerry Waese. Read More

Urban Planet: Spinning flywheels boost subways

We can only imagine the amount of energy it takes so send subways around the city. Here’s an article that has at least one... Read More

NO MEAN CITY: ‘tactical urbanism’ and the Green Line

Cross-posted from No Mean City, Alex’s personal blog on architecture Architects and urban designers, have a look at this: The... Read More

Urban Planet: Project-a-lane bike lights

BLAZE – Kickstarter Launch Video from BLAZE COMPONENTS on Vimeo. Has your mayor ripped out all your bike lanes? Fear not! Blaze... Read More

STREET SCENE: Vintage St. Clair

Street Scene will appear each week showcasing the illustrations of local artist Jerry Waese. Read More

Urban Planet: Detroit’s Packard plant

The video tells the story of Detroit’s Packard plant. The hundred-year-old building once produced luxury vehicles, but now it... Read More

Lost Villages: Huttonville

Nestled in the Credit Valley is the hamlet of Huttonville, at the corner of Mississauga Road and Queen Street/Embleton Road in the... Read More