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Topping Off February 2019: What's Hot on UrbanToronto

RioCan Hall conceptual redevelopment, photo of rendering by Hariri Pontarini Arc
March 1, 2019 11:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Another month of city-building, transportation, and real estate talk is now behind us, so we are rounding up the hottest stories, projects, and Forum discussions of February 2019.  Our Top ... read more

Plans Submitted for SickKids Patient Support Centre

Hospital for Sick Children, Patient Support Centre, Toronto, B+H Architects
February 28, 2019 5:58 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Weeks after SickKids Hospital unveiled their proposed B+H Architects-designed Patient Support Centre (PSC), and a full year after rezoning was sought for the site at 175 ... read more

Two Rental Infill Buildings Proposed Near Fairview Mall

20 Godstone, Fieldgate, IBI Group, Toronto
February 28, 2019 4:56 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
A new proposal submitted to the City of Toronto earlier this month seeks rezoning to permit a two-building infill development to be built on the site of an existing 15-storey apartment ... read more

Daniels Wrapping Up Curving Exterior of Arc at Erin Mills

Arc at Daniels Erin Mills, The Daniels Corporation, Mississauga, Kirkor
February 28, 2019 1:00 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Not just another tower is entering the final stages of construction at Erin Mills Parkway and Eglinton in Mississauga. The 19-storey, Kirkor Architects-designed Arc at Erin ... read more

The One's Mega Caissons Take Shape in Advance of Exoskeleton

The One, Mizrahi Developments, Foster + Partners, Core Architects, Toronto
February 27, 2019 4:30 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
The tallest building under construction in Canada is underway right now at the southwest corner of Toronto's Yonge and Bloor intersection, still flying under the radar skyline-wise as below-grade ... read more

Redevelopment of Basilian Complex Proposed on St Joseph St

February 27, 2019 2:42 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
A proposal has been submitted to the City of Toronto seeking to amend the Official Plan and Zoning Bylaw to permit redevelopment of the Cardinal Flahiff Basilian Centre at 95 St. ... read more

J. Davis House Approaching Final Height Near Davisville

J. Davis House, Mattamy, Biddington, Graziani + Corazza, Toronto
February 27, 2019 11:42 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
In the time since we last checked in on construction of J. Davis House, a 9-storey, Graziani + Corazza Architects-designed condominium development from Mattamy ... read more

City Approves Settlement for Menkes' 4800 Yonge Street

4800 Yonge, Arquitectonica, Turner Fleischer Architects
February 26, 2019 5:56 pm | by Ryan Debergh | Comments
As Toronto's last remaining surface parking lot at the intersection of two subway lines, the property on the southwest corner of Yonge and Sheppard has been begging for redevelopment for a ... read more

Altree Developments Proposes Mid-Rise at Forest Hill & St Clair

202 St. Clair West, Altree Developments, Graizani and Corrazza Architects
February 26, 2019 4:30 pm | by Ryan Debergh | Comments
At the gateway to Toronto's Forest Hill neighbourhood, Altree Developments has proposed the construction of a 9-storey luxury mid-rise building to replace six mansions at the intersection of St ... read more

First Underground Level Taking Shape At Mississauga Square

Mississauga Square, Plaza, Turner Fleischer Architects
February 26, 2019 11:30 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
In the roughly half year since we've checked in on construction at Plaza's Mississauga Square, much progress has been made on the early stages of the 33-storey Turner Fleischer ... read more