All posts tagged Toronto

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Most of the history of cities is underground. Evidence of foundations below the surface can tell us what buildings used to be on the site, and artifacts could reveal what life was like for a building’s occupants. These discoveries don't just provide historical insight - they can also influence current urban development. Read more
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When natural disaster rolls through your city, you could scan the skies for Superman. But in all likelihood, your salvation will come from someone on this earthly world. This infographic showcases the efforts city governments are taking to reduce the impact of climate change on their jurisdictions. Read more
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As the needs of cities change, older buildings can find themselves redundant. The challenge is to find a new purpose for these buildings, one which is historically respectful but meets the modern needs of a city. That is exactly what has happened in one development in Toronto. Read more