Gardiner Expressway

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Richard Longley

Where once there was a river of rubble under the Gardiner there’s now the promise of a pedestrian highway to the city of tomorrow Read more


The Bentway Skate Trail beside the Fort York Visitor Centre, 250 Fort York, Toronto

Samuel Engelking

Icy temperatures didn’t stop ice skaters from testing out Toronto’s newest skate path under the Gardiner Read more


NOW Magazine imagines an alternate reality in which Mayor John Tory actually is the forward-thinking, evidence-loving leader he claims to be and the Gardiner debate had a different outcome. Read more


Plus: Tunnel vision for waterfront highway Read more

Letters To The Editor

What did it tell people were the purported "consequences" of taking down part of the highway? Read more

Think Free: The NOW Toronto blog 2 Comments


Ethan Eisenberg

The mayor's Gardiner fixation may have more to do with development plans - and the future viability of SmartTrack - than saving the city from traffic chaos Read more

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Plus: RCMP can't protect their own, or public Read more

Letters To The Editor

Ex-councillor drops truth bombs on the Gardiner Read more

Think Free: The NOW Toronto blog

Mayor says tearing down the section east of Jarvis is no panacea for the waterfront: "It’s going to be a busy quasi-expressway. How many people are going to be sipping lattes beside that?" Read more

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City of Toronto RESCU Traffic Cameras

Message to undecided councillors from prominent Torontonians urges removal of eastern section Read more

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Jonathan Goldsbie

The campaign to rebuild the Gardiner is a highly organized, choreographed affair Read more

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John Tory, radio host, trumpeted "radical solutions" for the highway by the lake. John Tory, mayor, champions the status quo, despite what every expert has had to say. Read more

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Do we keep the stretch east of Jarvis up or tear it down? The answer almost seems too logical – relying on the car to get downtown is simply a losing proposition Read more

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Council faces big decisions in coming months about what to do with waterfront expressway Read more

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