mirvish village

Demolition Clearing Honest Ed's for Westbank's Mirvish Village

Mirvish Village, Westbank, Henriquez Partners, Honest Ed's, Toronto
November 13, 2017 5:15 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Following the bittersweet closure of Toronto's iconic Honest Ed's store at the end of 2016 and the May 2017 removal of some of the retailer's glittering signage, structural demolition work has ... read more

Iconic Honest Ed's Sign Coming Down on Markham Street

Mirvish Village, Toronto, by Westbank Corp, Henriquez Partnership
May 23, 2017 12:32 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
Another chapter in Toronto's long-form eulogy for Honest Ed's is playing out on Markham Street today. This morning, part of the former discount store's instantly recognizable sign was disassembled ... read more

Toronto City Council Advances Wave of Downtown Developments

Mirvish Village, Toronto, Westbank Corp, ERA and Henriquez Partners Architects
May 5, 2017 9:10 am | by UrbanToronto Staff | Comments
In last week's Toronto City Council meeting, the City moved to advance a number of high-profie projects acorss the Downtown core. The approved projects include prominent high-rise developments ... read more

Mirvish Village: Updated Plan Praised, Criticized at Consultation

Mirvish Village, Toronto, by Westbank Corp., Henriquez Partners Architects
June 14, 2016 4:23 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
By 6:30 PM, the crowd at the Bickford Centre was spilling out into the courtyard. Inside, the presentations weren't due to start for another hour, and the place was already packed. The hallway ... read more

Plans Continue to Evolve for Westbank's Mirvish Village

Mirvish Village, Westbank Corp., Henriquez Partners Architects, ERA Architects
June 3, 2016 9:25 am | by Adrian Gamble | Comments
Westbank Corp's extensive plans for the redevelopment of the massive Mirvish Village site in Toronto, which includes an area bounded by Bloor, Bathurst, Lennox, and Markham Streets, ... read more

Coming Up In 2016: Toronto's Most Intriguing Proposed Complexes

385 Yonge, KingSett Capital, Quadrangle Architects, Toronto
December 23, 2015 7:30 pm | by Julian Mirabelli | Comments
As we wrap up another exciting year in Toronto's development industry, it's time to reflect on the many proposals that made a splash over the past 12 months, and to get excited for what 2016 has ... read more

Heritage, Community Driving Forces in Westbank's Mirvish Village

Mirvish Village, Westbank, Henriquez Partners, ERA, Janet Rosenberg, Toronto
November 10, 2015 11:48 am | by Julian Mirabelli | Comments
Big changes are in store for Mirvish Village, the tight-knit artist community at the corner of Bloor and Bathurst Streets, whose claim to fame includes the iconic home of the brash and quirky ... read more

Updating Westbank's Redevelopment Plans for Mirvish Village

Westbank, Henriquez Partners, ERA, Janet Rosenberg, Mirvish Village, Toronto
November 6, 2015 1:36 pm | by Julian Mirabelli | Comments
It has been several months since we last reported on Westbank's grand proposal for the Honest Ed's site and Mirvish Village that burst onto the scene earlier this year. The project received a ... read more