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Bay Park Centre Unveiled as 'CIBC Square' at Ground Breaking

CIBC Square, Toronto, by Ivanhoe Cambridge, Hines, WilkinsonEyre, Adamson
June 21, 2017 12:42 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
It's happening—or, at least, it's going to very soon. This morning, the ceremonial ground was broken for Ivanhoé Cambridge and Hines' hotly-anticipated Bay Park Centre in Downtown Toronto, ... read more

Master Plan Sets Vision For Refreshed Toronto Botanical Garden

Toronto Botanical Garden, Forrec, City of Toronto
June 21, 2017 11:51 am | by Greg Lipinski | Comments
The City of Toronto's Parks, Forestry, and Recreation department is advocating a transformation of Edwards Gardens and the Toronto Botanical Garden on Lawrence Avenue East at Leslie Street through ... read more

Vaughan Metropolitan Centre Starting To Look Like It's a Thing

Ground breaking ceremony for the Vaughan Centre PwC Tower, YMCA, Public Library
June 20, 2017 5:50 pm | by Craig White | Comments
When the Toronto York Spadina Subway Extension was announced in 2006, its new terminal station at Highway 7 in Vaughan meant that the new line was derided as 'the subway to nowhere' by many ... read more

7.5 Acre Trillium Park and Trail Unveiled at Ontario Place

Trillium Park, LANDinc, Zeidler Partnership Architects, Toronto
June 20, 2017 3:40 pm | by Eric Chen | Comments
Yesterday, the first phase in the revitalization of Ontario Place was officially opened by Premier Kathleen Wynne, Eleanor McMahon, Minister of Tourism, Culture and Sport, and Chief ... read more

Tracking Six Months of Work on Plaza's The Met in Vaughan

Plaza, Berkeley, The Met, Vaughan, Quadrangle, TMG Builders
June 20, 2017 2:22 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
It was back at the end of December that preliminary site preparation work began at the site of Plaza and Berkeley's The Met, one of the pioneering condominium developments leading the charge ... read more

Plans Evolve for First Gulf's 25 Ontario Street

25 Ontario Street, First Gulf, Sweeny&Co Architects, Toronto
June 20, 2017 12:05 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
First Gulf's plans for a Sweeny&Co Architects-designed office tower at 25 Ontario continue to evolve at the east end of Toronto's Downtown. A newly revised submission moves ... read more

New Park to Begin Construction at Adelaide and Widmer

Dr. George Robert Grasett Park, Toronto, Ireland Park Foundation
June 20, 2017 10:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Four years after the completion of The Daniels Corporation's Cinema Tower, a major public realm enhancement has been announced for the base of the 43-storey condominium tower. Building ... read more

Cladding Installation Well Underway for Regent Park's Block 27

Regent Park revitalization, Block 27, Daniels, TCHC, Toronto, RAW Design
June 19, 2017 4:40 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Taking shape as part of Phase 3 in the Toronto Community Housing Corporation (TCHC) and The Daniels Corporation's revitalization of Toronto's Regent Park neighbourhood, ... read more

Low-Rise Office Building Proposed at 464 Queen Street West

Rendering of 464 Queen Street West, Pearl Group, SvN Architects+Planners Toronto
June 19, 2017 4:13 pm | by Matthew Derohanessian | Comments
The Pearl Group has submitted a proposal for a new four storey office/retail building at 464 Queen Street West to the City of Toronto. The site is currently occupied by single storey ... read more

Construction Rises Above Grade at The Village by Main Station

The Village by Main Station, Options for Homes, Deltera, Toronto
June 19, 2017 10:28 am | by Matthew Derohanessian | Comments
As gradual intensification continues in Toronto's Danforth Village, new developments are popping up throughout the east end neighbourhood. Just to the south of Danforth Avenue, construction is ... read more

The Guild Inn Reopens by the Scarborough Bluffs

John Tory speaks at the opening ceremony of the restored Guild Inn, Scarborough
June 16, 2017 5:45 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Toronto's historic Guild Inn has reopened in its rarefied setting in a forest clearing, perched high above Lake Ontario along the Scarborough Bluffs. The Inn, a former 1914-built mansion turned ... read more

Open House Highlights Dupont Street's Mid-Rise Evolution

500 Dupont, 740 Dupont, 840 Dupont, Toronto
June 16, 2017 4:30 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Earlier this year, UrbanToronto's Growth to Watch For series covered the hundreds of planned and in-progress developments around the city, including an instalment that included a number of ... read more