Discussion in 'Buildings' started by M5A, Dec 13, 2010.
A third OMB pre-hearing is scheduled for September 20, 2018.
Front page news:
Doesn't look that bad anymore - iff handled correctly.
The tower feels like one of those urban prisons you find in the US.
I like it. Nice mix of materials and nice proportions.
Quite a worthwhile story from the U of T on this, with more details, and a tie-in to rehabbing Robert Street Field and opening it up to the neighbourhood:
More images from the above story:
Much better in terms of window-wall ratio and cohesiveness, IMO- though it has the risk of feeling 60s-clunky if the detailing isn't done right.
I think they should keep the red brick for the podium though.