News for the Gardiner Expressway..

Can we learn to love the Gardiner Expressway again?  For decades, the Gardiner Expressway has been a barrier between downtown Toronto and Lake Ontario. That promises to change in 2017, as a 10-acre space under the highway becomes a network of pathways and gathering places that binds a fast-growing part of the city together. This is […]

Distracted driving penalties increase…

Maximum $1K fine and three demerit points for Ontario drivers who text, email or talk on handheld phone Ontario unanimously passed legislation Tuesday increasing penalties for drivers who text or use a handheld phone while on the road, and who open their door into the path of a cyclist. The update to the Highway Traffic […]

Renting out your parking spot by the hour?

Parking apps will allow owners to rent out parking spots by the hour… Rover, a new Toronto startup app, will match drivers with private parking spots they can rent by the hour. Rover will take 20 to 30% from every transaction, split equally between owner and renter. Uber is shaking up the taxi industry. Airbnb […]