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The Canary District: Toronto Gets a New Neighbourhood in 2016

March 28, 2014 4:45 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Toronto will see something extraordinary happen in the West Don Lands in 2016: a whole neighbourhood will be born over the course of about six months. Starting that March residents will begin to ... read more

Ceremonial Topping Off For Pan Am Village in West Don Lands

The last beams are hoisted skywards Canary Park condominiums, Toronto
December 6, 2013 7:00 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Infrastucture Ontario were the hosts today at a topping off ceremony for the Pan Am Village in the West Don Lands. The event marked the completion of concrete pours on the buildings that have been ... read more

Cooper Koo Family YMCA Topped Off in the West Don Lands

Cherry Street, Canary District, Pan Am Games, Toronto, development, YMCA
May 30, 2013 1:30 pm | by Jason Allen | Comments
Media gathers for topping off ceremony and hard hat tour of progressing Cooper Koo Family YMCA in the Canary District. read more

Toronto's West Don Lands Transforming for the Pam Am Games and Beyond

West Don Lands Canary District YMCA George Brown College aA Toronto
April 5, 2013 3:25 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Yesterday we gave you a little taste of the current state of construction on the West Don Lands Pan Am Athletes Village. During the 2015 Pan and ParaPan Am Games, the Athlete’s Village will be ... read more

Neighbourhood Node: (Re)Introducing Corktown

Row houses, Bright Street, Corktown
April 5, 2013 11:30 am | by Jason Allen | Comments
As Toronto undergoes its largest-ever revitalization, some of its forgotten neighbourhoods re-emerge from the past. One area that is definitely seeing its share of development currently is ... read more

Cranes fill the Sky in the West Don Lands' Pan Am Village

Cranes rise over construction sites in the West Don Lands, image by Razz
January 4, 2013 8:00 pm | by Craig White | Comments
With the 2015 Pan Am Games just two and a half years away now, work is proceeding rapidly to create the village that will house the athletes, journalists, and technicians from across the ... read more

Photo of the Day: Cranes, Trains and Grey Skies

Cranes from Canary District in Toronto
December 18, 2012 12:00 am | by Kelly Gervais | Comments
Train tracks in the forefront give way to cranes that rise from the West Don Lands where construction of the PanAm Athlete's Village is underway, dwarfing the Clear Spirit condos in the Distillery ... read more

Hard Hat Tour of the Canary District Site and More in the West Don Lands

September 7, 2012 2:30 pm | by Dumitru Onceanu | Comments
With construction at the Canary District condos site well underway in Toronto's West Don Lands, UrbanToronto had the opportunity on September 6th to witness all of the activity on a hard hat tour ... read more

Cranes Arrive in the West Don Lands

PanAm Athlete's Village in Toronto by Dundee Kilmer, KPMB, architectsAlliance
July 3, 2012 3:09 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
While recent news of a lack of coordination in the PanAm 2015 venues might be sending a few shivers through the city, we’re happy to see this is not the case with the highly anticipated Athlete’s ... read more

Dundee Kilmer Shoots For Gold at Pan Am Athletes' Village

Pan Am Athletes Village in Toronto by Dundee Kilmer and Integrated Design Team
June 6, 2012 12:01 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
The past decade has born witness to an increasing awareness in regards to sustainability and environmental stewardship. Whether it be organic food and clothing, alternative transportation methods ... read more

Topping Off May 2012: What's Hot on UrbanToronto

Aura Condos in Toronto by Canderel Stoneridge and Graziani + Corazza Architects
June 4, 2012 2:53 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
May 2012 was very eventful in Toronto, and we have the full recap for you here in this month's Topping Off post. While Forum thread discussions continue to be dominated by ten of the largest ... read more

Introducing the Canary District Neighbourhood in the West Don Lands

Canary District in Toronto by DundeeKilmer Integrated Design Team
May 16, 2012 2:30 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
The event we covered yesterday regarding the Canary District Condominiums not only introduced us to the first condominium to be sold within the larger West Don Lands precinct, it also provided ... read more

Breaking: Preliminary Project Info for Canary District Condominiums

Canary District Condominiums in Toronto by Dundee Kilmer and architectsAlliance
May 15, 2012 11:15 am | by Anonymous | Comments
After a bit of confusion over what exactly the Canary District is, we've received some clarification. DundeeKilmer along with its design team held an in-depth press conference this morning, ... read more

Topping Off April 2012: What's Hot on UrbanToronto

Ten York Street Condos by Tridel, Wallman, II by IV, and Janet Rosenberg.
May 1, 2012 10:51 am | by Anonymous | Comments
April 2012 was a busy month at UrbanToronto: the finishing touches were put on Trump Tower, a proposal for Canada's tallest residential tower was made for 50 Bloor Street West, Ïce Condos ... read more

The Canary District Set to Launch in Toronto's West Don Lands

Canary District in Toronto by Dundee Kilmer
April 27, 2012 3:49 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
For all the hype and excitement we've seen regarding the West Don Lands development in the past year, it came as a bit of a shock that there's been little to no mention of the recent launch of ... read more