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Wood-Frame Shoppers Drug Mart Rebuild Progresses on Yonge

728 Yonge Street, Shoppers Drug Mart, Toronto, Brook McIlroy
September 25, 2018 3:18 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
When you hear the term wood-frame construction, you think 'houses', and the use of wood has been all but phased out from commercial buildings over the years. Now however, with the use of advanced ... read more

New Timber Construction Appears in Pair of Toronto Projects

80 Atlantic, Hullmark, Quadrangle, 728 Yonge, ERA, Brook McIlroy, Toronto
August 8, 2018 11:56 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Toronto’s current building boom has been realized largely with reinforced concrete as the building medium of choice. Some architects, developers, and academics, however, have been pushing for more ... read more

Shoppers Drug Mart Rebuild Progresses Behind Retained Facades

728 Yonge Street, Shoppers Drug Mart, Toronto, Brook McIlroy
July 3, 2018 11:42 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
The three-storey heritage facade of the Robert Barron Building at Yonge and Charles streets in Downtown Toronto will front a building soon again, as construction progresses on a modernized and ... read more

Heritage Restoration Underway at 728 Yonge Shoppers

A rendering of the completed project, image courtesy of Brook McIlroy
May 30, 2016 3:53 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
South of the prominent Yonge and Bloor intersection, the "Historic Yonge Street" corridor was recently adopted as a Heritage Conservation District by Toronto City Council. Stretching from Bloor to ... read more