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TCHC Affordable Housing Project Takes Shape in Regent Park

Regent Park revitalization, Toronto, TCH, Diamond Schmitt Architects
September 5, 2017 3:40 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
We are halfway about into the five-phase revitalization of Toronto's Regent Park community, and work is now closing in on completion for one of the final buildings from the project's second phase, ... read more

Two More Towers Ascending into Toronto's Regent Park Skyline

Regent Park: Block 27, TCHC, The Daniels Corporation, RAW
March 16, 2017 11:06 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
The third phase of Toronto's five-phase revitalization of Regent Park is now in full swing. With phase three components like the Regent Park Athletic Grounds now complete and in use by area ... read more

Checking in on Regent Park Revitalization Progress

Regent Park Revitalization, Toronto, by The Daniels Corporation, TCHC
March 4, 2016 6:10 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
Currently in the midst of an ambitious redevelopment, Toronto's once-stigmatized Regent Park is in the process of transforming into a mixed-income residential community. Initiated in 2002,Toronto ... read more

One Park Place Adds to the List of Regent Park Accomplishments

One Park Palce, Toronto, by The Daniels Corporation, Hariri Pontarini
December 22, 2015 3:08 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
Since the Daniels Corporation's redevelopment of Toronto's Regent Park began, UrbanToronto has been following the revitalization progress, as landmark projects like Daniels Spectrum and the Regent ... read more

One Park Place Takes Centre Stage in Revitalized Regent Park

One Park Palce, Toronto, by The Daniels Corporation, Hariri Pontarini
November 26, 2015 2:05 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
"Around 2008, when we first started working on Regent Park, we were selling the revitalized neighbourhood of that future," Daniels' Dominic Tompa tells us, describing the neighbourhood's dramatic ... read more

New Retail Opens as One Park Place Rejuvenates Regent Park

One Park Place, Toronto, by The Daniels Corporation, Hariri Pontarini Architects
October 26, 2015 12:36 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
With a growing community of residents now calling One Park Place home, the Hariri Pontarini-designed development has brought a wealth of new homes to Toronto's revitalizing Regent Park ... read more

Aerial Views Reveal Regent Park Progress So Far and To Come

Regent Park, The Daniels Corporation, Toronto Community Housing, TCHC
July 22, 2015 1:11 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
The redevelopment of Regent Park, Canada's oldest and largest public housing project, is only part-way done, though the transformation of this community has already largely erased age-old stigmas ... read more

Scale Model of Regent Park Gives Insight into the Future

Regent Park Revitalization, The Daniels Corporation, Toronto Community Housing
May 26, 2015 6:28 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
In the decade since the start of the Regent Park Revitalization, Canada's oldest and largest public housing project has been transformed from an example of well-intentioned but failed ... read more

New Public Art 'Faces' Graces Regent Park Plaza

May 19, 2015 11:27 am | by Marcus Mitanis | Comments
The transformation of Regent Park has brought new cultural and recreational facilities to the neighbourhood, including the new Community Centre, Aquatic Centre and Daniels Spectrum, an arts ... read more

Demolition Under Way at Dickinson-Designed Regent Park High-Rise

Regent Park Revitalization, 605 Whiteside Place, TCHC, ProGreen Demolition
January 26, 2015 6:17 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Demolition is well under way on the second last of Regent Park's noted Peter Dickinson-designed high-rise apartment towers. As Toronto is typically too intensely developed to allow for implosions, ... read more

New Community Centre Taking Shape in Regent Park

Regent Park Community Centre, TCHC, The Daniels Corporation, Toronto
December 10, 2014 5:15 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
The third phase of the Regent Park Revitalization, led by The Daniels Corporation and Toronto Community Housing Corporation (TCHC) is well under way, and the last of the ... read more

Touring Daniels' One Park Place Townhomes and Suites

One Park Place, Toronto, Hariri Pontarini Architect
October 24, 2014 3:55 pm | by Nicolas Arnaud-Goddet | Comments
The award-winning redevelopment plan transforming what used to be Canada's first and biggest social housing complex is well underway in Regent Park. The area continues its rebirth as more ... read more

Photo of the Day: Fallen

Photo of the Day, Regent Park revitalization, Toronto
August 13, 2014 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
The ongoing revitalization of Regent Park has already spurred major changes east of the downtown core. New mixed-income residential developments continue to spring up around the neighbourhood, and ... read more

Second Last Dickinson Tower Coming Down At Regent Park

14 and 42 Blevins Place, Regent Park, Toronto
August 12, 2014 5:30 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
The revitalization of Canada's largest public housing community recently moved on to its third phase, starting with the demolition of rows of townhouses at Shuter and River Streets on the east ... read more

Opening to a Crowd, There's Now a Real Park in Regent Park

Kids at the playground at the Opening of Regent Park, Toronto
June 30, 2014 2:50 pm | by Craig White | Comments
The name Regent Park has conjured up a couple of different images in Toronto over the years. For years the connotations of the name were negative, usually with the social housing ... read more

Phase 2 and Phase 3 Overlap at Regent Park Revitalization

Buildings coming down for Phase 3, while Phase 2 rises behind it, Regent Park
June 16, 2014 2:10 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Over the years Regent Park has been in the news for many reasons, and over the years those reasons have made a turnabout, from stories of trouble to ones of hope, and now to ones of results. We ... read more

Demolition Work Begins for Phase Three at Regent Park

Regent Park Phase Three, The Daniels Corporation, Toronto Community Housing
May 14, 2014 7:30 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
The third phase of Toronto's Regent Park Revitalization plan kicked off today as demolition commenced on a group of aging townhouses near Blevins Place and Shuter Street. The oldest and largest ... read more

Daily Headlines: News From The Internet For February 21, 2014

February 21, 2014 11:05 am | by Matthew Lavoie | Comments
Regent Park welcomes new homes; Augimeri takes on the TTC Chair; Doug Ford won't run in the next provincial elections; E-bikes allowed in bikes lanes; and more news. Regent Park residents feel ... read more

Regent Park's Central Park Development Progresses

Regent park central park, regent park, daniel's corp, TCHC, Toronto, Ontario
December 16, 2013 5:40 pm | by Matthew Lavoie | Comments
Redevelopment of the Regent Park area marches on with its Central Park, designed by The Planning Partnership, moving ever closer to completion. The park is the common node that connects and ... read more

Daniels Spectrum named Best New Event Venue in Canada

Daniels Spectrum, by The Daniels Corporation, Diamond Schmitt Architects
November 5, 2013 3:00 pm | by James Bombales | Comments
After being selected as a finalist in September 2013, Daniels Spectrum has been named the "Best New Event Venue in Canada" by event industry leader BizBash. The Diamond Schmitt ... read more