We need surface transit innovations while Toronto waits for subways

Whether or not you like Ontario Premier Doug Ford’s transit plan for the GTA, none of it is going to help us anytime soon. Its nearly... Read More

Analysis: the permanent King Street transit way is a model for all Toronto

The Toronto Streetcar, older or newer type, is an ever-present symbol of the city. The red, black and white TTC colours trundle along... 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: Toronto’s road safety shame

LEIPZIG, GERMANY, reporting from the International Transport Forum  — The contrast could scarcely be starker: with yet another death... Read More

The cycle of independence

A fun fact to bring up at parties is that cycling helped get women the right to vote. Sort of. At the end of the 19th century, women... Read More

PODCAST: Spacing Radio 013, Birthday

It’s the one-year anniversary of the relaunch! Last year, we took you to the celebration party for the approval of the Bloor... Read More

REID: “You cannot talk fatalities down” – international insights on walking and cycling

When I asked Anders Lie, the Swedish expert on the Vision Zero traffic safety program, about cities (like Toronto) where politicians... Read More