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Sit in the city: Toronto group crowdsources map of public seating

August 12, 2016

Metro News | August 12, 2016

Earlier this summer, a group of young, urban-minded Torontonians pushing for better public seating in the city staged a “sit-in” downtown, bringing portable chairs to places that lacked seating. Now, they’ve partnered with the Martin Institute of Prosperity at the University of Toronto to build a crowdsourced map of the best – and worst – places to park your butt in the city. Read more.