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The first tower blocked from view at Dundas and Cordova.

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Does anyone know about the retail component for these? Are the spaces big enough for anything more than the usual dentist, dry cleaner, subway, hasty market, etc?
 

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There are 612 sq m of retail space in the base of the Phase 3 tower only, facing Cordova Road, with three entrances, so no, there's no space for a large grocery store if that's what you're asking.

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Jib crane finally being install after all these months to bring tower 1 crane down. Surprised it hasn't come down a month or 2 ago.
 

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Comes across as another lazy design to have so much precast detailing and still copious amounts of spandrel glass. At least they chose a good colour for the spandrel glass, for some reason, is harder than it looks. I don't know....

There's much worse than this in other countries. Even so, the cheapest and ugliest developments display more effort. It's frustrating.
 

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The tower crane was removed from the first tower this weekend and only saw the shaft being removed while shooting six point. Tower 2 looks to being top off as well.
 

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