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Split Rock Gap, a new Artwork, Marks Liberty Village's Centre

Walter Jensen, Francisco Gazitua, Mike Layton stand by Split Rock Gap, Toronto
September 18, 2014 4:00 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Few Toronto neighbourhoods have grown as quickly as Liberty Village. It wasn't long ago that the land between the Gardiner and King Street to the east of Dufferin was not much more than aging ... read more

The Story of Approaching Red, Bold New Art at Concord CityPlace

Approaching Red by Maha Mustafa reflecting Parade, Concord CityPlace Toronto
June 21, 2013 4:35 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Concord CityPlace is one of those places we have been talking about for, well, it seems like forever! There's no bigger project in Toronto of course, and we will be talking about it for some time ... read more

Approaching Red Arrives at CityPlace

Approaching Red, being lifted, Concord CityPlace Toronto, image by Karen Mills
March 1, 2013 6:30 pm | by Craig White | Comments
In the time since our first article about Approaching Red, artist Maha Mustafa's sweeping two-piece metal sculpture coated in a sexy red finish, the work has arrived from fabricator Feature ... read more

Puente De Luz Bridge Re-opens

Puente de Luz, Concord CityPlace, Toronto
December 18, 2012 2:22 pm | by Dylan Giuliano | Comments
After a grand opening ceremony in late October, the new Puente De Luz pedestrian bridge was closed for a time but quietly re-opened to the public last week. Puente de Luz, or 'Bridge of ... read more

Puente de Luz Opens at Concord CityPlace

Detail of Francisco Gazitua's Puente de Luz at Concord CityPlace, Toronto
October 26, 2012 12:15 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Puente de Luz, a pedestrian connection spanning the rail tracks halfway between Bathurst Street and Spadina Avenue, opens to the public today at 4:30 PM. The $8 million bridge fulfills ... read more

Concord ArtSpace Shines a Light on Their Extensive Public Art Collection

Barca Volante by Francisco Gazitua in CityPlace, Toronto
September 27, 2012 2:50 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
Concord Adex, the developer behind Downtown's CityPlace and North York's Park Place, has been working on building strong communities in its large-scale high-rise neighbourhoods through community ... read more

Photo of the Day: Bridge of Light Pours across CityPlace

Concord Adex's CityPlace Puente De Luz Bridge Toronto
March 27, 2012 9:30 am | by Evan Manning | Comments
This shot of the Puente de Luz bridge on the verge of completion was taken by Forum member rdaner. As an inheritance from the site's former use as a rail marshalling yard, CityPlace is ... read more

Photo Of The Day: The New Puente De Luz Bridge Is Nearing Completion

Puente de Luz Bridge at Concord CityPlace, Toronto, by Francisco Gazitua
February 8, 2012 1:00 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
A new bridge is coming to connect Front Street West and Portland Street to CityPlace. Called the Puente De Luz, which is Spanish for Bridge of Light, it will provide a pedestrian and bicycle ... read more

Construction Continues on Concord Adex's Parade at CityPlace

Concord CityPlace in Toronto by Concord Adex
January 27, 2012 5:09 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
Concord Adex, the developer behind Concord CityPlace, as well as Park Place, has sent us some new photos of the development of Parade that show the much-anticipated towers taking their place ... read more

Puente de Luz Bridge Nearing Completion

Puente de Luz Bridge in Toronto by Concord Adex and Franciso Gazitua
January 16, 2012 2:13 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
The final touches are being applied to the Puente de Luz Bridge, and we’ve received a few photos from Concord Adex that we’re sharing with you today. Meant to serve the booming Concord CityPlace ... read more

Photo Of The Day: A Look At CityPlace's New Puente de Luz Bridge

Puente de Luz Bridge at Concord CityPlace Toronto by Francisco Gazitua
October 3, 2011 12:00 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
We've been covering the new Puente de Luz Bridge extensively in recent months as work proceeds on it. Today's Photo Of The Day, taken by UrbanToronto forum member Jasonzed, shows what the ... read more

Installation Of Phase Two Of CityPlace's Puente de Luz Bridge Coming Tonight

Puente de Luz Bridge at Concord CityPlace, Toronto, by Francisco Gazitua
September 9, 2011 10:00 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Work continues on the new Puente de Luz Bridge that will connect CityPlace to Front Street. Back in early August the first phase was raised into place. Now we have word that the second phase will ... read more

Cool Time-Lapse Video Of Concord CityPlace's Puente de Luz Bridge Installation

Puente de Luz Bridge at Concord CityPlace Toronto by Francisco Gazitua
August 12, 2011 10:00 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
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Concord CityPlace's Puente de Luz Bridge Now Half There

Concord CityPlace Puente de Luz Bridge Lift Toronto, image by Iain M Campbell
August 8, 2011 12:27 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Very early Saturday morning, at about 2 AM, two 500 ton cranes lifted into place the southern half of the new pedestrian and bicycle bridge which will soon link CityPlace's western half to the ... read more

Breaking! Renderings For New Bridge From CityPlace To Front Street West.

New Bridge From CityPlace To Front Street West By Concord Adex
July 7, 2011 2:00 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Earlier today we ran a story on the new bridge from CityPlace to Front Street West. Well we now have renderings. Thanks to an UrbanToronto member that wishes to remain anonymous.  read more