This square foot cost $17,000! The image that’ll blow your mind

The common lament is that developers aren’t building the urban landscape we want. I don’t know if that is true, I suppose it depends on your definition of “the urban landscape we want” and how you envision the City’s growth.  What I do for certain, is that “Developers” are economic entities, which means their motive … More This square foot cost $17,000! The image that’ll blow your mind

Where the party at? 

One of the things that gives a city an Urban feel is public squares. Toronto has Yonge-Dundas Square, Mississauga has Yonge-Dundas Square, and Brampton has Garden Square. But why settle for just one? The corner of Lisa and Dixie has been an empty lot for years. It neighbours the city’s  busiest shopping area, and is … More Where the party at? 

Reset!

Teamwork is a strategic decision. – Patrick Lencioni It’s time to make a new choice, to hit Reset. No, I am not wishing for an early municipal election. That’s not teamwork, that’s giving up. There is no “I” in “Team” – author unknown As much as I myself have taken the bait, the time spent … More Reset!

Vanity can easily overtake wisdom….

Vanity can easily overtake wisdom. It usually overtakes common sense. – Julian Casablancas I am not that upset that the theoretical, not yet under construction, High Speed Rail line won’t be stopping in “Downtown” Brampton. And let’s be honest, when people say “Brampton” should have an HSR stop, they aren’t talking about Bramalea. Some might … More Vanity can easily overtake wisdom….