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Playful Fountain Makes a Splash at Berczy Park

Berczy Park, Toronto, Claude Cormier + Associés
May 18, 2017 11:05 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Closing in on six months since the late-2016 soft opening of the rebuilt Berczy Park, and work is continuing on the final elements of the 3,606 m² public space in Toronto's St. Lawrence ... read more

Cadillac Fairview Celebrates Ground Breaking For 16 York

16 York by architectsAlliance, B+H Architects, for Cadillac Fairview, Toronto
May 17, 2017 4:59 pm | by Greg Lipinski | Comments
Following the March announcement that Cadillac Fairview (CF) would be proceeding with construction of new office tower for Downtown Toronto "on spec", today marked a major milestone ... read more

Union Station Construction Progresses with Moat Canopy Pieces

Union Station Revitalization, Toronto
May 17, 2017 4:07 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
One section or another of Toronto's Union Station has been in a state of construction for around seven years now, with some parts of the station's revitalization completed, and many more in the ... read more

Grand Touring Automobiles Facility Coming Together Next to DVP

Grand Touring Automobiles, Plaston Architect Limited, Weis, Toronto
May 17, 2017 11:15 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Grand Touring Automobiles is preparing to move from their 740 Dupont Street location where a redevelopment is in the works to a new facility at 777 Dundas Street East situated along the ... read more

Contentious Two-Tower Project on Soudan Faces OMB Review

200 Soudan Avenue, Toronto, by Benvenuto Group, SMV Architects
May 16, 2017 4:58 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
A block south of Eglinton, and just west of Mount Pleasant, a high-rise development proposal is testing Toronto's city limits. While the site at Soudan and Brownlow is in ... read more

Disassembly and Assembly Underway on Eaton Centre Bridges

The existing bridge over Yonge Street, already being disassembled, image by Stef
May 16, 2017 11:35 am | by Matthew Derohanessian | Comments
Since our last report in April, construction is now well underway to demolish and replace the aging pedestrian bridge above Queen Street which connects the Galleria of Cadillac ... read more

New Renderings Highlight Site Plan Application at Plaza Midtown

Plaza Midtown by Quadrangle Architects for Plaza, Toronto
May 16, 2017 10:20 am | by Greg Lipinski | Comments
Near the south end of Holly and Dunfield streets in Toronto's Yonge and Eglinton area are a pair of 14-storey-tall apartment buildings, slab style, built in 1961. At that time, the two buildings, ... read more

Renovations, Expansion Progressing at Yonge Sheppard Centre

Yonge Sheppard Centre, RioCan, Kingsett Capital, Quadrangle, Toronto
May 15, 2017 4:42 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Occupying the northeast corner of North York's Yonge and Sheppard intersection, RioCan and Kingsett Capital's Yonge Sheppard Centre has dominated the intersection since ... read more

Cladding Installation Underway at Kingston&Co Condominiums

Kingston&Co. Condominiums, TAS, Main and Main, Teeple, First Capital
May 15, 2017 3:52 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
On Kingston Road, just east of Victoria Park Avenue in Scarborough, construction is in full swing on a new mid-rise condominium development, set to add 145 residential units ... read more

Heritage Façade Retained at Ryerson Urban Innovation Centre

May 15, 2017 12:28 pm | by Matthew Derohanessian | Comments
It has been a few months since Ryerson University's new Centre for Urban Innovation (CUI) was announced. In the time since our last story, construction is now well underway. The retained south ... read more

Massive Pit Forms at Richmond and Victoria Site of Yonge & Rich

Yonge & Rich Condos, Toronto, architectsAlliance, Great Gulf
May 15, 2017 11:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
In the couple months since our last constriction update at Great Gulf's Yonge & Rich, excavation progressed significantly for the 45-storey, architectsAlliance-designed ... read more