A Toronto design competition invites an unlikely urban activity—going to the beach during the chilly off-season.
The latest round of Bloomberg Philanthropies’ Innovation Teams program encourages cities to find solutions based on data analysis and a human-centered approach.
The Danish concept of hygge, or coziness, offers a blueprint.
The signage at Bathurst station is getting the Honest Ed’s treatment for the rest of 2016.
Through cuisine, Toronto’s Newcomer Kitchen fosters economic and social relationships for Syrian immigrants.
The rails are to blame for one-third of incidents requiring emergency-room care.
The politics behind why a fully-funded light rail line is being rejected in favor of a limited and more expensive one.
The TTC is trying to crack down on fare evasion on streetcars—as nicely as possible.
Across the U.S. and Canada, rallies are celebrating independent booksellers.
It was “better behaved than the majority of human riders.”
Researchers say it spurts ozone-causing chemicals into the environment.
The case against 12-foot lanes in cities, in 3 charts.
Removing an elevated city highway doesn’t always make traffic worse—some cars just disappear.
One developer’s weapon against lousy drivers and vans blocking the bike lane.
This world is hell.
A Toronto Public Library interactive lets you explore local geography through poems that mention the city.
A review of Fredrik Gertten's new documentary.
An annotated, chart-filled review of 12 studies from around the world.