east harbour

First Glimpse at Soap Factory Building Remake in East Harbour

East Harbour, First Gulf, KPMB, Henning Larsen, Urban Strategies, Toronto
December 3, 2018 6:35 pm | by Julian Mirabelli | Comments
It has been five long months since we last reported on First Gulf's transformative East Harbour development, and the design team has since been busy advancing plans for Toronto's new 'Downtown ... read more

East Harbour Advances with Council-Approved Master Plan

East Harbour, First Gulf, Adamson, Urban Strategies, Janet Rosenberg, Toronto
June 29, 2018 3:55 pm | by Julian Mirabelli | Comments
A major milestone has been reached in the planning of Toronto's new 'Downtown East', as City Council approved the East Harbour master plan for rezoning this week, finalizing the Unilever Precinct ... read more

Toronto Site Reimagined in 2018 ULI Hines Student Competition

April 9, 2018 4:42 pm | by Monika Rau | Comments
Since 2002, the annual ULI Hines Student Competition has challenged students—over 8,000 of them now—to reimagine development ideas in urban spaces across North America. The highly coveted student ... read more

Revamped East Harbour Plan Makes First Appearance at DRP

East Harbour, First Gulf, Adamson Associates, Urban Strategies, Toronto
December 1, 2017 1:00 pm | by Julian Mirabelli | Comments
It is being heralded as the new Downtown East: a brand new neighbourhood built from scratch complete with a concentration of jobs rivalling the Financial District, a multi-modal transit hub ... read more

Rezoning Application Outlines Vision for East Harbour Site

East Harbour, Toronto, by First Gulf, OMA, Adamson Associates
January 19, 2017 6:31 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
Last November, a preliminary master plan revealed the scope of First Gulf's plans for the once-industrial expanse of Toronto land long referred to as the Unilever site. Although public details of ... read more

East Harbour: A Transit Hub in the Making for Toronto

Transit Hub view from Broadview Ave
January 19, 2017 6:28 pm | by Andrew Johnson | Comments
Over the past 20 years, the shoulder areas of Toronto's downtown have seen a tremendous amount of development. In the 2000s, the west side of downtown went from former rail lands to high density ... read more