Tag: parking

  • City responds after being called out over risk to public safety for parking

    A section of Bloor Street West that runs through Toronto’s The Annex neighborhood is currently undergoing a road construction project, resulting in visible wear and disruptions. In addition to the expected noise, dust, and inconveniences brought about by the road closure, local residents and businesses have raised concerns about a significant portion of the roadway…

  • Auto-besity and the politics of Toronto parking

    During the mayoral byelection, congestion emerged as an issue for the city. The Board of Trade has pegged the cost of congestion at $11 billion annually in the Toronto area. There are many proposals to deal with congestion, including, co-ordinating road work, increasing cycling infrastructure and improved public transit.  Then, there is parking.  Parking on…