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Country: Canada
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  1. YYZ Lester B. Pearson International Airport 20.1 km
  2. YTZ Billy Bishop Toronto City Centre Airport 3.1 km
Climate code: Dfb temperate continental / humid continental climate
Global city cat.: GaWC Alpha Global Cities
Population (city): 2,808,503 (2014) world: 36
Population (metro): 6,055,724 (2014)

News, Essays & Blog Posts (1 / 1)

Happy Space
By: The Monocle   Published: 01/Jan/2019
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City dwellers pine for attractive and usable spaces; city planners are beginning to take note. We visit the places where poetic verses are daubed on streets, statues of dogs add a dose of whimsy and ‘playable pavements’ allow children to let off steam.

Podcast Episodes (3 / 5)

Toronto’s mayoral election
By: The Urbanist   Released: 18/Oct/2018
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Tags: Toronto

As Toronto gears up to elect a new mayor, we bring you a special edition unpacking the key issues. Plus: interviews with the candidates: incumbent John Tory and former chief city-planner Jennifer Keesmaat.

Tall Stories 121: Toronto: The Bentway
By: The Urbanist   Released: 28/Aug/2018
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Tags: Toronto

Monocle’s Toronto bureau chief shows us around The Bentway, a newly opened public area for the city under the Gardiner Expressway.

What’s new?
By: The Urbanist   Released: 10/May/2018
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This week we meet graphic designer Stefan Sagmeister, hear all about Groningen’s cycling revolution and get a sneak peek of the University of Toronto’s School of Cities.

Toronto Podcast Episodes (5)


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