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CodeBlueTO Petition Aims to Save Lower Don Lands Plan

Lower Don Lands and Port Lands Plan by Waterfront Toronto
September 20, 2011 2:25 pm | by Arik Day | Comments
CodeBlueTO, a coalition formed over the past few months in light of looming (and at one point, secretive) plans to derail Waterfront Toronto's comprehensive plans for the Lower Don and ... 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

Great Gulf bringing Moshe Safdie to Toronto with Monde Condos

Mondo Condo Toronto By Great Gulf Homes
March 17, 2011 1:30 am | by Craig White | Comments
In November of 2009 Great Gulf Homes announced it would be building a condo on the east side of Sherbourne Common as part of WaterfronToronto's regeneration of the area. The design was by Moshe ... read more

Corus Quay Sold To H&R REIT

Corus Quay by Diamond Schmitt Architects is owned by R&H REIT.
December 20, 2010 11:03 am | by Craig White | Comments
The Corus Quay HQ building, located at the Toronto Port Lands Company $186 million from Corus who quickly flipped it for the same amount to H&R. Corus Quay as seen from the water. ... read more

Photo Of The Day: View Of Toronto Skyline From Cherry Street Soon To Be Drastically Altered By Castlepoint, Cityzen and Continental Ventures

Toronto Skyline from the Portlands
December 16, 2010 10:06 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Today's Photo Of The Day shows the view of Toronto's waterfront skyline as seen from Cherry Street. But this view will be drastically changed in the next 5-10 years as massive development is ... read more

Photo Of The Day: Corus Quay Looking Pretty Good From The Lake

Corus Quay in Toronto by corus entertainment and Diamond and Schmitt Architects
November 8, 2010 12:35 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Corus Quay has generated a bit of controversy in the past over its looks. Some feel it looks really good while others think it should have been located in some far flung suburb rather than in this ... 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

UK Art Collective Troika Animates Corus Quay

October 1, 2010 2:26 pm | by Craig White | Comments
[video:http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KmezQrvmsx8] read more

Corus Quay Officially Opens on Toronto's East Bayfront

Shoal by Troika at Corus Quay Entertainment
October 1, 2010 2:24 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Urban Toronto’s coverage of Corus Quay continues with a spotlight on three competition-winning, specially-commissioned installations by UK Art Practice Troika – Shoal, Lightning Bolt, and Drizzle ... read more

Urban Toronto Tours The New Corus Quay By Waterfront Toronto

Corus Quay Building in Toronto for Corus Entertainment by Diamond and Schmitt
September 30, 2010 1:28 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Urban Toronto was invited to the official opening and press tour of Corus Quay earlier this week. The 500,000 sq ft environmentally-friendly, open-concept, high-tech facility, designed by Diamond ... read more

Waterfront Toronto Breaks Ground On Don River Park

Waterfront Toronto Chair Mark Wilson speaking to the crowd at Don River Park
September 9, 2010 3:00 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Urban Toronto filled the front spot at the groundbreaking for Waterfront Toronto's Don River Park in the West Don Lands yesterday afternoon. Assembled stakeholders, politicos, and press gathered ... read more

Photo Of The Day: Corus Quay As Seen From Toronto Harbour

Corus Quay in Toronto East Bayfront by Diamond and Schmitt Architects
August 26, 2010 11:23 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Corus Quay, the new home of Corus Entertainment, as seen from the harbour. The recently opened Sugar Beach sits in front and the new permanent Corus logo is finally up on the building. This 7 ... read more

Corus Quay Has Its Slide… and Birds

Corus Quay in Toronto East Bayfront by Diamond and Schmitt Architects
July 27, 2010 4:18 pm | by Craig White | Comments
This report comes from a Corus employee at their new Diamond Schmitt-designed headquarters, namely Corus Quay, on Dockside Drive in Toronto's East Bayfront brownfield redevelopment area: "There ... read more

Inside Corus Quay, The New Headquarters For... Corus Entertainment

Corus Headquarters is designed by Diamond+Schmitt
July 23, 2010 6:15 am | by Craig White | Comments
A few shots of the inside of Corus Entertainment's new headquarters at Corus Quay. The new 7 storey Diamond + Schmitt designed building was recently occupied by the media ... read more

George Brown College Waterfront Campus Crane Installed

George Brown College in Toronto by KPMP / Stantec architects
July 20, 2010 1:16 pm | by Craig White | Comments
WaterfrontToronto has released a render that gives a glimpse of what we can expect the new KPMB/Stantec designed George Brown College building on the East Bayfront to look like in a couple of ... read more

Waterfront: East Bayfront - Sherbourne Common & Sugar Beach

Sugar Beach in Toronto, by WaterfrontToronto and Claude Cormier
July 14, 2010 12:11 pm | by Craig White | Comments
UrbanToronto returned to Canada's Sugar Beach on Toronto's Harbour to check out the progress being made before the official opening in August. While the pictures were taken in the low light of ... read more

Waterfront: East Bayfront - Sherbourne Common & Sugar Beach Updated

Sugar Beach and the Corus Building part of the East Bayfront Revitalization
July 1, 2010 11:22 am | by Craig White | Comments
Waterfront Toronto's latest lakeside makeover is getting an early soft opening today in advance of its official opening on August 9th. Canada's Sugar Beach, and some of the promenade south ... read more

Daily Poll for June 10, 2010: Sherbourne Park Choices Narrowed

June 10, 2010 11:49 am | by Craig White | Comments
Choices have now been narrowed to 3 potential names for Sherbourne Park. UrbanToronto correctly predicted 2 of the top 3: Merchant's Wharf Park and Sherbourne Commons led our poll of the initial ... read more

Waterfront Toronto Announces Rename Sherbourne Park Contest

June 9, 2010 3:07 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Press release from Waterfront Toronto TOP THREE NAMES ANNOUNCED AND FINAL ROUND OF VOTING BEGINS IN NAMING CONTEST FOR NEW WATERFRONT PARK Toronto, June 9, 2010 The final round of voting in the ... read more