As a penalty for the first building, can we have them be obligated to cover the cost of construction for the Ontario Line subway stop?
(but for the love of God do not let them be involved in any sort of design work)
How is Shopify not all over this? They should have sponsored the hell out of this thing.
A downtown pop-up market right in their neighbourhood (even though HQ is in Ottawa), populated largely by smaller retailers aimed at the 18-35 demographic, and the place is obviously all about social media...
Normally I would agree, but in this case I'll let it slide.
If they left the entire brick building intact and only built on the parking lot, you'd never be able to see any of the west side of the brick building anyway as the new tower would permanently cover it up. Only the south side would be...
While council is extraordinarily incompetent on the transit file, the Bentway did get built fairly quickly and that was sparked by a large donation from a wealthy Torontonian family.
Small potatoes compared to what the Rail Deck parc would cost, but still worth mentioning.