Toronto

Condo sprouts trees!

Condo sprouts trees!

Design-forward Toronto project aims to plant a vertical forest

Environmental Sustainability Tops Yorkdale's Roof and Agenda

Environmental Sustainability Tops Yorkdale's Roof and Agenda

Oxford's environmental programs are designed to benefit the community and the surrounding ecosystem using more than 200,000 of its 1.5M ft² real estate.

Expansive Living Wall Revealed at Bathurst College Centre

Expansive Living Wall Revealed at Bathurst College Centre

At the rear of the site, a series of living wall sections have been installed facing College Place, a laneway which runs along the west edge of the development and which serves garages of homes.

The Difference Between Maintenance and Stewardship

The Difference Between Maintenance and Stewardship

Federal, municipal and Waterfront Toronto officials gathered Thursday to toast the latest milestone in a $1.25 billion, multi-year project to flood-proof east downtown Toronto and unlock a former wetland, later solidified with construction waste, for development with homes, parks and more.

The Height of Cool: Battling the Heat From U of T’s Experimental Green Roof

The Height of Cool: Battling the Heat From U of T’s Experimental Green Roof

From the fifth-storey roof of the University of Toronto’s new faculty of architecture building — plunk in the middle of Spadina Cres. — Robert Wright points north to the canopy of green that covers the city’s Annex neighbourhood.