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Toronto Community Housing: City Creates Tenant Advisory Panel

Looking west across Regent Park in early March, image by UT Forum contributor Ja
April 5, 2017 2:18 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
This year, 13 residents of Toronto Community Housing (TCHC) properties are helping shape the future of TCHC and Toronto's non-profit housing sector. Active since February of this year, the City's ... read more

Big City Mayors Come Together at 2016 Toronto Housing Summit

October 4, 2016 11:37 am | by Doug Ascanio Graffeo | Comments
Regent Park’s Daniels Spectrum served as the ideal location to host the 2016 Toronto Housing Summit, an event that brought together mayors and representatives from Canada’s largest municipalities ... read more

Lawrence Heights Revitalization Moves Forward

Lawrence Heights Revitalization Yorkdale in Toronto
May 6, 2013 3:25 pm | by Devon Johnson | Comments
Just a short walk from Yorkdale Mall lies the neighborhood of Lawrence Heights. This public housing project has been around since the late 1950s and early 1960s, and as built by the young Metro ... read more

Daniels Spectrum Raises $350,000 at Under One Roof Event

December 4, 2012 3:39 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
On November 29, the Artscape Foundation and Presenting Sponsor, The Daniels Corporation, hosted an event to raise capital and programming funds for the Daniels Spectrum in Regent Park. Entitled ... read more

Daniels One Park Place Nearly Sells Out in First Two Weeks

One Park Place, Toronto Condos, Daniels Corporation, Diamond Schmitt Architects
November 22, 2012 1:10 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
The Daniels Corporation has achieved 300 firm sales on 363 suites in its One Park Place Condos in Regent Park, which represents 83% of available units. According to Daniels Vice-President ... read more

Green Light for Lawrence Heights Revitalization

Lawrence Heights Revitalization, Priority Neighbourhood, City of Toronto, TCHC
November 7, 2012 2:34 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
After years of collaboration with Lawrence Heights residents, community groups, the City of Toronto and Toronto Community Housing, the Lawrence Heights revitalization project cleared its first ... read more

38th Annual Heritage Toronto Awards Winners

CanStage Theatre at 26 Berkeley Street in Toronto
October 10, 2012 2:49 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
Last night Heritage Toronto presented the 38th annual Heritage Toronto Awards at Koerner Hall, located within the Royal Conservatory of Music. The awards recognize and pay tribute to those ... read more

Toronto Community Housing Corporation To Sell 65 of Its Properties

September 26, 2012 3:07 pm | by Evan Manning | Comments
The Toronto Community Housing Corporation is set to sell 65 vacant and stand-alone properties in an effort to raise much-needed capital. Accordingly, TCHC has issued a Request for Proposal for ... read more

Regent Park Arts & Cultural Centre Renamed as Daniels Spectrum

Daniels Spectrum, Toronto Condos, Daniels Corporation, Diamond Schmitt Architect
September 20, 2012 3:20 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
In an announcement made today by Artscape's Campaign Co-Chairs Robert J. Foster & Judy Matthews along with the organization's President & CEO Tim Jones, the Regent Park Arts ... read more

TCHC and Daniels Unveil Plans for Phase Three of the Regent Park Revitalization

TCHC and The Daniels Corporation Revitalization of Regent Park, Toronto
September 12, 2012 5:00 pm | by Evan Manning | Comments
The Toronto Community Housing Corporation (TCHC) and The Daniels Corporation have announced plans for the third phase of the redevelopment of Regent Park. Encompassing over 46 acres when combined ... read more

Doors Open Toronto: Gardiner Museum, Queen's Park, MaRS, and Regent Park Arts & Cultural Centre

Gardiner Museum, Doors Open Toronto
May 28, 2012 12:14 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
This tour of four Doors Open Toronto venues incorporates not only information about the sites visited, but also nearby or associated developments of interest to UrbanToronto readers. With so much ... read more

TCHC Moves to Redevelop Allenbury Gardens

Allenbury Gardens redevelopment Toronto by TCHC and Fram Group
April 24, 2012 4:02 pm | by Evan Manning | Comments
The Toronto Community Housing Corportation (TCHC) has submitted a proposal in conjunction with the Fram Building Group to redevelop its Allenbury Gardens property near Sheppard Avenue East and ... read more

Condo and Transport Project-Spotting from 33 Storeys Above Toronto

Toronto condos including Parade at CityPlace with the CN Tower in the background
March 5, 2012 8:50 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Whenever we are lucky enough to explore a project under construction, half of the shots we get are of the project itself, while the other half are the views that residents in these projects will ... read more

Toronto Community Housing Bringing Affordable Rental to CityPlace

Toronto Community Housing's Block 32 affordable rental complex
February 28, 2012 6:25 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Toronto Community Housing is bringing affordable rental living to CityPlace in the form of "Block 32", a 41-storey tower matched with 9 and 11-storey podium blocks at Fort York Boulevard and Dan ... read more

Jane's Walk and TEDxToronto Tour Regent Park

This is a shot of the Daniels Corporaton-built townhouses Regent Park in Toronto
May 11, 2011 10:38 am | by Dumitru Onceanu | Comments
Regent Park Rising: How complete revitalization intends to return vibrancy and reconnect the community after over half a century of isolation. This past Sunday, the organizers at Jane's Walk and ... read more

Milestone Month for Daniels Corporation: Wins 2 Awards for Regent Park Revitalization Project

BILD Awards Toronto Winner Daniels Corporation
May 11, 2011 10:31 am | by Craig White | Comments
Regent Park Phase 1 (Daniels, various) April 2010 was a milestone month for The Daniels Corporation which along with its partner Toronto Community Housing was honoured with two prestigious “Green” ... read more