All posts in NRU Greater Toronto

gta post 1 jan 16
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January 17, 2019, Comments Off

As Brampton council attempts to move on from the divisiveness that dominated the last term of council, recently discovered funding constraints, provincial cuts and a renewed appetite to revisit the …

gta post 2 jan 9

ACCESSING THE HOUSING MARKET

January 14, 2019, Comments Off

In innovative mortgage tool could add affordable ownership housing to a Pickering community undifferentiated from the neighbouring houses. Trillium Ho ...

gta post 1 jan 9

TRANSFORMING KITCHENER-WATERLOO

January 14, 2019, Comments Off

Amid construction delays and cost overruns, the $868-million light rail transit project in Waterloo is expected to be operational in spring 2019. The ...

gta post 3 jan 2

SWEEPING CHANGES

January 4, 2019, Comments Off

Municipalities across the GTHA dedicated much of 2018 to crafting and implementing planning frameworks designed to tackle the challenges of urban spra ...

  • gta post 2  jan 2
    SEEKING CLARITY
    January 4, 2019, Comments Off

    As municipalities eagerly await the results of a hearing involving Toronto’s Rail Deck Park, the Town of Oakville and Halton Region have requested intervener status in the proceedings. To read ...

  • gta post 1 jan 2
    UNCOVERING POSSIBILITIES
    January 4, 2019, Comments Off

    A digital mapping tool used to inform real estate property professionals is being expanded to provide more analysis. MapYourProperty is a subscription-based online mapping and data analytics tool to aid ...

  • GTA post 1 Oct 24
    CRITICAL JUNCTURE
    October 29, 2018, Comments Off

    As planners and policy makers grapple with how to implement aspects of the 2017 Growth Plan, the provincial government has launched consultations to determine what areas are in need of ...

  • gta post 1 oct 16
    MAPPING THE REGION
    October 18, 2018, Comments Off

    Neptis Foundation has unveiled its updated Geoweb, a powerful analytical tool that offers detailed planning information and map layers across the Greater Golden Horseshoe. To read the full article subscribe ...

  • Oct 12 NRT post 2
    ENGAGING THE COMMUNITY
    October 15, 2018, Comments Off

    Residents are increasingly becoming co-creators of public spaces rather than simply users, so cities need to engage in active community involvement in their design. “The whole idea … is about ...

  • Oct 12 NRT post 1
    WINDS OF CHANGE
    October 15, 2018, Comments Off

    With three noteworthy mayoral races in York Region and two former Liberal MPPs vying for the regional chair position, the region could see substantive change this municipal election. Incumbent mayors ...