Long Branch Neighbourhood Association opposes Garden Suites proposal now before Toronto Council

Robert Lansdale has shared a historic photo, from April 24, 1953, of the Colonel Samuel Smith homestead site in Long Branch, Ontario

Are there cultural differences, in how Mississauga and Toronto go about dealing with land use planning processes?

Comments from residents and developers regarding draft of new City of Toronto laneway housing bylaw: Part 3

I look at laneway housing, a broad topic with many facets, from a more general, abstract perspective than was the case when, in 2010, in connection with the former Parkview School in Long Branch, I first became interested in land use decision making

The City of Toronto has passed a new bylaw regarding laneway housing; comments made during the drafting are featured at this post (Part 1)

A Dec. 22, 2021 CBC article is entitled: “Hidden behind buildings, the last of Mimico’s opulent lakefront estates is still standing: Myrtle Villa was owned by businessman James Franceschini from 1925 to 1950”

Some people still remember Arnold’s restaurant at Forty-Second Street and Lake Shore Blvd. West in Etobicoke

I have been following with interest the recent Toronto narratives related to Garden Suites