Community considers Coxwell and Gerrard co-op plans

Residents of the Coxwell and Gerrard neighbourhood gathered to learn more about a proposed co-op development at a city-led community consultation late last month. Around 50 people attended the January 24 consultation, held at the Neighbourhood Unitarian Universalist Congregation on Hiawatha Road, to hear from developer Innstead Co-operative Inc., its architect LGA Architectural Partners and city […]

Co-op could come to Gerrard and Coxwell

A six-storey co-operative housing unit has been proposed for a lot on Coxwell Avenue at Gerrard Street East, with a community consultation scheduled for December 7. The site at 355 to 363 Coxwell (the northeast corner at the northern Coxwell and Gerrard intersection) is currently home to an occupied shopping plaza which includes two sports […]

Tool library offers resource to DIY crowd

When it opens later this month, it might be the loudest library in Toronto. Before Ryan Dyment can say how a tool library or a Makerspace works, fellow builders drown him out with a drill and hammer. “Well, they’re not going to hold back,” he shouts, laughing. Stepping into a quiet alley behind 1803 Danforth […]