News Roundup for December 11, 2020

Scarborough RT will shut down before subway is finished, mayor says; Toronto short-term rental operators must register properties by Dec. 31 or face possible fine of up to $100K; Massive budget shortfalls projected for Ontario municipalities into 2021; and more news:

Scarborough RT will shut down before subway is finished, mayor says (Toronto Star)

Concord Pacific revamping four major projects to include post-COVID design elements (Globe and Mail)

Toronto short-term rental operators must register properties by Dec. 31 or face possible fine of up to $100K (CP24)

Massive budget shortfalls projected for Ontario municipalities into 2021 (Globe and Mail)

Toronto researchers to study COVID-19 among people experiencing homelessness (CP24)

Weston Road as my main street (Spacing Toronto)

TTC 2021 Service Plan (Steve Munro)

Mid-2021 Opening for ‘Robarts Common’ Library Expansion

Nearly a half-century after the University of Toronto’s Robarts Library opened its doors at St George and Harbord streets, the Mathers and Haldenby-designed Brutalist icon is gearing up to welcome a modern five-storey addition opening…

Etobicoke Sunset

Today’s Daily Photo takes us to the Humber Bay Shores area in the Toronto borough of Etobicoke, for a sunset view facing northwest. Captured by…

Sunset from Riverdale Park

Today’s Daily Photo takes us to a popular Toronto park during the ongoing wave of warm weather this November. Captured by Craig White, this view…