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MACLEANS, MUSKOKA, PATRICK MARCOUX, 2022

The battle for the soul of Muskoka

A Toronto real estate developer is building a mansion on Ontario’s fanciest leisure lake. The neighbours are doing whatever they can to stop him.
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Thanks to NIMBYs, the rest of Canada might be right about Toronto

Tabatha Southey has long argued that Toronto is a great place to live. But a rising tide of not-in-my-backyard attitudes is making her position hard to defend
The view of Calgary, Alberta as the sun rises (Henryk Sadura/Shutterstock)

Calgary’s never-ending public shame: blocking basement suites

Squawk-fests over granny units have become a distasteful ritual at city hall. For a wealthy, modern metropolis, it’s unbecoming.
Density Creep Neighborhood Alliance

Newsmaker of the Day: Marcia Visser, crusader against ’density creep’

Newsmaker, May 25: A tone-deaf campaign against a four-storey Toronto condo tower takes Nimbyism to new heights