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Underpass Park being readied for Phase Two Opening this Spring

Underpass Park, Toronto
April 2, 2013 4:45 pm | by Stephanie Calvet | Comments
While underused land is quickly being snatched up in Toronto for new density, City initiatives are also in place to improve the quality of life of its residents. Creating new parks and public ... read more

Bridgepoint Hospital Celebrates Completion of New Facility

Bridgepoint Hospital, Construction, Toronto
March 7, 2013 3:11 pm | by Dylan Giuliano | Comments
Transformation of the intersection of Gerrard St. E and Broadview Ave. has reached a major landmark this month with the completion of a new facility for one of Riverdale's oldest institutions, the ... read more

Bridgepoint Hospital Reimagines Healing Space as it Nears Completion

Bridgepoint Hospital looking south from the Don Valley Parkway
February 15, 2013 2:25 pm | by Anthony Galloro | Comments
Amid Toronto's cultural and physical renaissance, the city has undertaken an institutional revolution that has repositioned Toronto at the forefront of heath science and medical care. Projects ... read more

UPDATED: Rob Ford Tests The Equipment at Newly Opened Underpass Park

Rob Ford tests the equipment at Underpass Park, Toronto
August 2, 2012 10:16 am | by Craig White | Comments
Waterfront Toronto has officially opened Underpass Park at River Street in the West Don Lands, a key piece of their West Don Lands development project. The event had a number of notable photo-ops, ... read more

Photo of the Day: Underpass Park

Underpass Park, Toronto. Built by Waterfront Toronto
July 29, 2012 11:00 pm | by Evan Manning | Comments
Monolithic and unrelenting, the Gardiner Expressway is our city's most maligned piece of infrastructure. Erupting from Lakeshore, the roadway courses its way through downtown Toronto severing and ... read more

Major Development Proposed for Yonge & Major Mac in Richmond Hill

Baif Don Head in Richmond Hill by Baif Developments and Hariri Pontarini Arch
May 30, 2012 1:12 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
A large-scale development has been proposed for the intersection of Yonge Street and Major Mackenzie Drive in Richmond Hill, and we have the renderings and preliminary information from the urban ... read more

dataBase Project of the Day: Parade

Parade in Cityplace Toronto, by Concord Adex and Kohn Pederson Fox Architects
May 17, 2012 11:19 am | by Anonymous | Comments
We're nearing the completion date for Concord CityPlace's Parade condominium, so it's an appropriate time to spotlight it in our Project of the Day feature. Of all the condominiums we've seen ... read more

Photo of the Day: Hot Pink Underpass Park

Underpass Park, Toronto
April 5, 2012 9:00 am | by Evan Manning | Comments
Sourced by our moderator AlvinofDiaspar, and taken by Waterfront Toronto, this picture provides an evening view of one of the city's newest parks. Located under and around the Eastern Avenue, ... read more

Photo Of The Day: Sherbourne Common Brings Skating To The East Bayfront

Sherbourne Common park by Waterfront Toronto, Phillips Farevaag Smallenberg
January 13, 2012 12:00 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Sherbourne Common, Toronto's newest park, opened last year to much acclaim. The park not only provides a beautiful place to play or relax but it also does a double duty as a stormwater treatment ... read more

Photo Of The Day: Waterfront Toronto's Underpass Park Coming Along Nicely

Underpass Park Toronto By Waterfront Toronto
October 25, 2011 11:00 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Work is proceeding nicely on Waterfront Toronto's new Underpass Park. Today's Photo Of The Day, taken by UrbanToronto Forum member androiduk, shows the current progress on the project. Image by ... read more

Waterfront Toronto Officially Opens Sherbourne Common North

Sherbourne Common North officially opened by Waterfront Toronto
July 26, 2011 4:47 pm | by Craig White | Comments
*STORY NOW UPDATED WITH EVENING PHOTOS OF THE ILLUMINATED FOUNTAINS* Waterfront Toronto today officially opened the portion of Sherbourne Common north of Queens Quay. read more

Waterfront Toronto Set to Transform Don Valley Overpasses with Underpass Park

Underpass Park Toronto By Waterfront Toronto
May 25, 2011 12:38 pm | by Arik Day | Comments
Waterfront Toronto's highly anticipated Underpass Park is set to begin construction on Thursday, May 26, 2011. Image by Waterfront Toronto read more

Westbank's Shangri-La Hotel and Condos Catches Our Attention With Every New Detail

Shangri-la in Toronto by Westbank and the Peterson Group with Hariri Pontarini
February 7, 2011 2:58 pm | by Craig White | Comments
One of Toronto's highest profile construction projects is the Shangri-La Hotel and Residences at Adelaide and University by Westbank Corp. The building gets attention for many reasons, ... read more

Photo Of The Day: Living Shangri-La Toronto By Westbank Corp. Beginning To Make An Impression

Shangri-La in Toronto by Westbank and the Peterson Group with Hariri Pontarini
February 4, 2011 1:45 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Today's Photo Of The Day and Quick Pic are being pitted against each other. Its the battle of two of the world's leading hotel chains. In this corner we have the Shangri-La Hotel and ... read more

Slanted Glass Appears On Westbank' Shangri-La Condo And Hotel

Glass begins to appear on the Shangri-La Hotel and Condos
January 6, 2011 11:08 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Exciting times if you are a fan of the new Shangri-La hotel and condos. This week we hit another milestone as the first of the slanted glass begins to be installed on the building's faceted east ... read more

Photo of the Day: More Glass Rises On Westbank Corp's Shangri-La Hotel And Condo

Shangri-La under construction. Developed by Westbank Corp.
January 3, 2011 11:43 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
We start the new year with another look at the new Shangri-La Toronto hotel and condo that's rising at the northwest corner of University and Adelaide. Here glass continues to rise on ... read more

Underpass Park Underway in the West Donlands

Underpass Park in Toronto by Urban Capital, Phillips Farevaag Smallenberg, Raff
November 2, 2010 3:40 pm | by Craig White | Comments
UrbanToronto recently attended a special presentation on the upcoming Underpass Park as part of Urban Capital’s speaker series ‘River City: The Big Picture.’ The gathering, hosted by Urban ... read more

Bishop's Block Starts To Be Rebuilt At Westbank's Shangri-La Hotel And Condo

Bishop's Block at Shangri-La in Toronto
October 19, 2010 11:59 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Bishop's Block is coming back to life at the corner of Adelaide and Simcoe as part of the new Living Shangri-La complex. Originally built in 1829 it was for many years run as a hotel. It was last ... read more

CityPlace' Canoe Landing Park By Douglas Coupland And Phillips Farevaag Smallengerb Updated

Canoe at Canoe Landing Park, Toronto, Cityplace, Concord Developments
April 20, 2010 11:00 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Canoe Landing Park, despite looking very inviting and ready to open, is stuck in limbo while the City and the Developer deal with legal matters. The eight-hectare park was built by Concord Adex ... read more

How Does Vancouver's Shangri-La Compare to Toronto's?

Shangri-la, Vancouver, Toronto,
April 10, 2010 1:43 pm | by Editor | Comments
Forum member AlvinofDiaspar created an interesting image for you all to oggle over today. The image compares Toronto and Vancouver's tallest buildings, ranking them based on height. Vancouver's ... read more