Welcome To Corktown Common!

As I said in the video, it truly is Toronto's "best kept secret," and while I know that phrase is incredibly clichee and over-used, in this case, I truly mean it. The area surrounding Front & Bayview had been closed...

Ready…..Set…..TAX!

It's coming.  You have to know that it is. I don't know why I'm about to dedicate a blog post to this, or why we're going to waste time discussing, when I remain 100% convinced that a municipal land transfer tax is...

The Lonely, Lonely Bike Lane…

Over this past Thanksgiving weekend, many of us spent time putting away our summer furniture, closing up our patios, and as we sunk a bit deeper into the Fall season, we began to recognize that Winter is just around the...

What Causes Toronto Traffic?

I drive a LOT in downtown Toronto traffic, so I decided to start filming some examples of why gridlock plagues our city, as I head east, west, north, and south on a daily basis. Here are four videos that I've shot in...

Trumped!

Toronto's downtown core has been gridlocked for days, and drivers have been trumped in their efforts to move around efficiently. Several city blocks were closed, and remain closed at the time of this writing, because the useless antenna on top...

Pan-Am-Mania?

Last week, mayor-elect, John Tory, gave his "State of the City Address," and outlined seven key challenges that the city has to face head-on, notably: transit, gridlock, housing, infrastructure, basement flooding, poverty, and fiscal sustainability. And then in a related...