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Theatre District Hotel & Condos Seeking Site Plan Approval

Theatre District Hotel & Condos, Plaza, Quadrangle, Toronto
October 12, 2017 3:46 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
After a few years of evolution, Plaza's plans for the Theatre District Hotel & Condos project at 30 Widmer Street in Toronto's Entertainment District is now seeking Site Plan ... read more

Nobu Residences Revised as Site Plan Application Submitted

Nobu Toronto, Madison Group, Westdale Properties, Teeple Architects
October 11, 2017 4:38 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Construction approval is one step closer for the hotly anticipated Nobu Toronto project following an August application for Site Plan Approval (SPA) to City Planning. read more

New Design for Multi-Use Dufferin + Queen Redevelopment

440 Dufferin, CentreCourt, Graziani + Corazza Architects, Toronto
October 11, 2017 12:27 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
There have been plans in the works to replace a single-storey workshop and studio building on the west side of Dufferin Street north of Queen since late 2011. Following the failure of the City of ... read more

Mid-rise Proposed on The Queensway at Chartwell in Etobicoke

880 The Queensway, Etobicoke, Toronto, designed by RAW for Queenswell Ltd.
October 10, 2017 5:18 pm | by Craig White | Comments
The Queensway continues to be one of the hottest new "Avenues" in Toronto in terms of redevelopment proposals, as another recent submission to the City's Planning Department shows. Planning to ... read more

Fed Gifts $1M to OCAD U for George Reid House Restoration

George Reid House, OCAD University, Morphosis, Teeple, Two Row architects
October 10, 2017 4:15 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
As part of Canada's 150th birthday celebrations, the federal government is investing $300 million in a national program supporting upgrades for existing community and cultural infrastructure ... read more

Excavation Prepping McCaul Street Site of Tridel's Form Condos

Form Condos, Toronto, Tridel, architectsAlliance
October 10, 2017 12:27 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Just south of the Art Gallery of Ontario and OCAD U, construction is well underway at the site of Tridel's Form Condos, a 14-storey, architectsAlliance-designed condominium ... read more

Lash Group Plans 34-Storey Tower to Join ME Living Community

ME Living Condos, Lash Group, Turner Fleischer, Toronto
October 6, 2017 4:00 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Among the many proposals submitted to the City of Toronto's Planning Department in the final days of 2016 was a plan from Lash Group Of Companies to add a new tower to their ... read more

Cladding Begins as Ryerson's Daphne Cockwell Complex Grows

Ryerson University, Daphne Cockwell Complex, Perkins + Will, Toronto
October 6, 2017 3:00 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Ryerson University continues to expand their Downtown Toronto presence with new educational facilities. Among the latest projects being undertaken by the educational institution, construction ... read more

Community Health Centre Infill Proposed for Wellesley Tower

155 Wellesley East, Starlight Investments Ltd, Daniel Johnson Architect, Toronto
October 6, 2017 12:12 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
A development application filed with the City is adding to the growing list of infill proposals for Tower-in-the-Park style apartment buildings in Toronto. While most similar proposals seek to ... read more

It's Official: Canada's Tallest Building is Under Construction

The One, designed by Foster+Partners & Core Architects for Mizrahi Developments
October 5, 2017 5:26 pm | by Craig White | Comments
As a reader of UrbanToronto, you often learn about new Toronto developments before they're entered the public conscious, and today as your acquaintances tell you "I hear Canada's tallest building ... read more