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George Brown Planning Tall Wood Building on the Waterfront

George Brown College Waterfront Campus, The Arbour, Toronto
July 28, 2017 1:55 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
George Brown College (GBC) officially opened their 380,000 ft² Waterfront Campus' first phase—now known as the Daphne Cockwell Centre for Health Sciences—just shy of five years ... read more

Photo of the Day: Inside Looking Out

George Brown Waterfront Campus, Toronto
June 5, 2013 11:00 pm | by Dylan Giuliano | Comments
While a great deal of the photos we feature each day are expansive shots overlooking the cityscape, today we're giving you something a bit more indoors. This image was captured by Forum member ... 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

The Pug Awards Looks at Commercial and Institutional Buildings

four seasons hotel toronto by lifetime developments menkes alcion ventures
May 21, 2013 11:30 am | by Jeanette O'Sullivan | Comments
Voting is open for the 2012 Pug Awards, a nine year-old initiative that allows the citizens of Toronto to tell building developers, architects and designers how they really feel about the newest ... 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

Photo of the Day: The East Side

Looking south from Sherbourne and Wellesley, Toronto
March 1, 2013 12:00 am | by Dylan Giuliano | Comments
Today's photo of the day comes to us from Forum member rdaner and provides an excellent panoramic viewlooking south from Sherbourne and Wellesley. The physical form of this east-side neighbourhood ... read more

Photo of the Day: Festive CN Tower at Sundown

Toronto at sundown, with L Tower and CN Tower visible
December 20, 2012 12:00 am | by Kelly Gervais | Comments
Today's Photo of the Day was taken at sundown by Forum member, Razz. We can see the L Tower in the distance and, to the left, the new George Brown College building stands as a boxy ... read more

Construction Update: Pan Am Games Village

Pan Am Games Village, Toronto Condos, Dundee Kilmer, KPMB, aA, MJMA, Daoust
November 26, 2012 12:59 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
The Pan Am Games Village in the West Don Lands is set to change the character of the area over the next couple of years, with a forest of cranes on the site building the accommodations for the ... read more

Photo of the Day: View from Sherbourne Common

View of Downtown Toronto from Sherbourne Common, Toronto Condos
November 22, 2012 12:00 am | by Dylan Giuliano | Comments
Today's Photo of the Day comes to us from Forum member TOCondoGarden, taken from the recently completed Sherbourne Common we get the oppurtunity to take a look at a section of of our downtown core ... read more

George Brown Waterfront Campus Officially Open

October 30, 2012 2:55 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
October 26 marked the official opening of the new George Brown College Waterfront Campus, located off Queens Quay just west of Sherbourne. George Brown president Anne Sado was joined by ... read more

Waterlink at Pier 27 Adds Livable Space to Waterfront

Waterlink at Pier 27, Toronto Condos, Cityzen & Fernbrook Homes, architectsAllia
September 17, 2012 1:27 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
The bridges connecting Cityzen and Fernbrook Homes' Waterlink at Pier 27 are being installed as the development's towers reach their 14-storey height. Designed by architectsAlliance, Waterlink at ... read more

A Look Inside George Brown's New Waterfront Campus

George Brown College's Waterfront Campus. Design by KPMB and Stantec
September 12, 2012 12:36 pm | by Evan Manning | Comments
The recently opened waterfront campus of George Brown College represents a substantial upgrade to the school's infrastructure. With $61.5 million invested by the provincial government and $30 ... 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

Topping Off August 2012: What's Hot On UrbanToronto

Bay Street south of Front looking north, 1929 Toronto
September 4, 2012 3:49 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
In the real estate and development industry, August tends to pass by at a crawl. Construction slows down amidst the city's scorching temperatures, and those lucky enough head off to a lakeside ... read more

Photo of the Day: George Brown's Waterfront Campus

George Brown's waterfront campus in Toronto's East Bayfront.
July 10, 2012 11:00 pm | by Evan Manning | Comments
Home to George Brown's third campus, this newest addition to the East Bayfront will house the school's health sciences education learning centre. Designed by KPMB & Stantec Architects, the ... 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

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

Photo of the Day: George Brown Campus Waterfront Campus Nearing Completion

George Brown College Waterfront in Toronto by KPMB and Stantec Architects
April 4, 2012 8:00 am | by Anonymous | Comments
George Brown College's waterfront campus is featured in todays Photo of the Day, brought to us by Forum member Rdaner. The buildling, expected to host its first lectures this fall, is situated ... read more

Photo Of The Day: George Brown Waterfront Campus Updated

George Brown College Waterfront Campus, Toronto, design by KPMB Architects
January 24, 2012 12:00 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Construction continues on the new George Brown Waterfront Campus as seen in today's Photo Of The Day. Taken by UrbanToronto Forum member rdaner, the shot shows the south end of the campus that's ... read more

Getting A Better Look At The Pan Am Village

Groundbreaking ceremony for the PanAm Village in the West Don Lands, Toronto
January 13, 2012 4:56 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Yesterday's groundbreaking ceremony for the Pan Am Village marks the start of construction for a whole new neighbourhood for Toronto, one which will be the product of many companies' and agencies' ... read more