Making the case for Ontario Place: Part 2

The second video in our three-part series outlining new visions for Ontario Place was created by Marisa Maggs of the John H. Daniels... Read More

LORINC: Weston’s parks donation rewires relationship with city hall

For years, I’ve played pick-up hockey on Thursday evenings with a group of guys at Campbell Park, a somewhat forlorn space near Dupont... Read More

NO MEAN CITY: Don River Park, Hurricane Sandy and the meadows that will save Bay Street

Cross-posted from No Mean City, Alex’s personal blog on architecture What did we learn about building cities in 2012? From... 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

Event: Inspiring Ideas for Trees in Public Spaces

Our friends at Park People are co-sponsoring a talk tomorrow evening to show how cities around the world have been using trees as... Read More

Dusk Dances brings Withrow Park to life

This week, I took part in Dusk Dances at Withrow Park, a Toronto-based outdoor dance festival that presents diverse choreographic... Read More

Cities for People: In the Galleria Mall’s shadow, new urban amenities for the Wallace-Emerson neighbourhood

This is part of a series of posts by students in OCAD U’s Cities for People workshop. This post & design intervention is by Julie... Read More

Cities for people: reconnecting young and old in Davisville Village by design

This is part of a series of posts by students in OCAD U’s Cities for People workshop. This post & design intervention is by Yaw... Read More

Sunday on the Island 1: Slippery Names, Soft Sands.

  This is the first of a series of posts for Spacing Toronto exploring the Toronto Islands as the potent place that they are to our... Read More

Park People’s 2nd Annual Park Summit This Saturday

For as long as I’ve been paying attention, parks have been places where community engagement and stewardship intersect (and... Read More