Month: September 2019Page 1 of 2

Macdonell Av and Queen St west East west corner building have been wonderfully renovated

Macdonell Av and Queen St WestEast west corner building have been wonderfully renovated  and even after a few years of wear the building looks great.      …

75 Commissioners St Toronto | Portland lands redevelopment

JumboStage will be demolished to accommodate the Don River realignment and on-going Port Lands Flood Proofing project. Occurred in the 2nd and 3rd week of Sept 2019. The…

Interested in knowing the cost to landscape a Municipal street area or Right of way in Toronto? Here is an example

Cost Estimate for Landscaping or Municipal or ROW in Sept 2019 for (945 Lakeshore Blvd East as part of a studio development.    

George St rebuild ok or what?

Friars Music Museum in a Toronto’s Shoppers Drug Mart | 279 Yonge St.

  Toronto’s celebrated music history is now on permanent display in the Shoppers Drug Mart south of Yonge-Dundas Square – a legendary building that housed the Hard Rock…

Smart car seat aims to prevent hot car fatalities, Canadian engineering

  Guardian Angel car seat, was recently included among the finalists for capstone project of the year by the Association of Science and Engineering Technology Professionals of Alberta…

Last Outdoor Movie: Saturday, Sept. 28 Join us for kids’ games, food, basketball jamboree, family barn dance and The Iron Giant

    The Sorauren Outdoor Movie season concludes Saturday September 28 at the Town Square and Fieldhouse plaza with a special event for kids: a screening of the animated classic Iron Giant, and…

Modified bamboo a steel rebar alternative? | reported by Journal of Commerce

  Bamboo injected with an elastomeric polymer could prove to be a practical alternative to steel rebar as reinforcement in concrete. That’s the conclusion of research done by…

Sunday, October 20th, Honest Weight will be hosting an east coast cottage party in support of St. Joe’s

East Coast Cottage Party presented by Honest Weight Please join us for an evening filled with the spirit of the east coast in support of St. Joe’s Emergency…

Friends of Sorauren Park – Community Centre Survey, just before the city hires the architects

    All text the group, Dear Neighbour : The City of Toronto will soon hire architects to work on the final design for the Wabash Community Centre…

concept plan for Wabash Community Centre by Oleson Worland_Taylor Smyth architects

As the city readies to hire architects for the new community centre  of the Wabash greatness.   2009 concept plan for Wabash Community Centre by Oleson Worland_Taylor Smyth…

Candidates town hall in Swansea, Oct 3rd.

  Thursday, October 3 Swansea Town Hall 95 Lavinia Ave, Rousseau Room 7:30 PM One block south of Bloor Doors Open 7:00 PM 3 blocks west of Runnymede…

Recent Ontario architects to be named 2019 fellows. | 21 of them operate in Toronto

architects to be named 2019 fellows by the Royal Architectural Institute of Canada (RAIC). Ontario North and East and Nunavut Brian Bertrand, North Bay Paul Dolan, Ottawa Emmanuelle…

Toronto Council voted the Retain construction employer status.

  Toronto retains construction employer status, Hamilton does not 1st reported by Daily Com. NewsDaily Com. News   on June 26 19     Toronto council’s 19 to…

Underpass farmers market TO

       

Ravina Gardens Harvest picnic

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TO’s sildes about the cities automated shuttle trial | good short side deck overview.

All slides TO staff presentation  

How simple car tires transversing over public square can wound the space.

    U can design a useful peo orientated square with flat fountains to remove ambient noise, but as the boffins u run the place decide it also…

Coopers Metals moves off commissioners Street | as city redevelopments area within its flood control site.

    Coopers front door.     The main metal recycling and sorting plant.

Dewatering madness on the east Queens Quay | water pump out finally succeeds

        This site of a new office bit, right next to Sugar Beach has had constant flooding up from the ground, ground which is part…

THE HERBAL CLINIC & DISPENSARY window at night. | Roncesvalles Avenue.

The Herbal Dispensary store window, just beautiful, THE HERBAL CLINIC & DISPENSARY. The herbal dispensary is a fully stocked herb store which is open to the public and…

Junction BIA announcement, retro-inspired psychedelic pop art party on June 20, 2020.

Junction BIA announcement, retro-inspired psychedelic pop art party on June 20, 2020.   The BIA’s web site only, still only points out the solace festival.

Toronto’s Waterfront at War, 1914-1918

  All text, Toronto World Toronto’s Waterfront at War, 1914-1918 | military contracts let to private waterfront concerns often fell outside the territorial and operational jurisdiction of the…

R. Home Smith | king developer of the Humber Valley.

Toronto was R. Home Smith.  In residential development of large areas along Toronto’s Humber Valley. Smith was in contact with most of the financial titans of Britain and North America….

High Park Community Alliance GIANT Yard Sale! | to support their efforts to restrain new tower blocks in North High Park

  Our next Fundraising event is: High Park North – GIANT Yard Sale! Saturday September 28th 9:30am-3pm Location: Next to the BBQ area @ 66 Oakmount For sale: Kitchenware,…