From greening to murals, our how-to guides were designed to help you transform your local laneway.  


Collaborate to Revitalize Your Laneway

HOW-TO GUIDE: collaborating to revitalize your local laneways

Collaboration is key. Use the same steps that The Laneway Project does to create community-centred improvements to laneways throughout Toronto.

Add a Laneway Mural

HOW-TO GUIDE: ADD A LANEWAY MURAL

Get advice on how to create your own laneway mural project, including tips on developing a plan, budget, and securing funding and artists.   

Name Your Laneway

HOW-TO GUIDE: NAME YOUR LANEWAY

Discover the process to name a Toronto laneway after a community hero or long-time local.

Throw a Laneway Event

HOW-TO GUIDE: THROW A LANEWAY EVENT

Understand the permisisons and permits needed for hosting a small or large laneway event. 

 

Green Your Laneway

HOW-TO GUIDE: GREEN YOUR LANEWAY

Laneway greening best practices range from the simple – things like plant pots and vines – to more complex interventions like living walls and permeable paving.