The month of March was another busy one in the UrbanToronto Forum threads and dataBase. With the cold weather taking a leave, a massive number of developments are gaining momentum again. Our news headlines received the most traffic on UrbanToronto this month, yet again. Many headlines have made our News page over the past four weeks, including the announcement of the 48-Storey Union Centre on Front Street and an overview of the up-and-coming Canary District.

Union Centre, courtest of Allied Properties


1. Allied REIT Proposes 48-Storey Union Centre at York & Front

2. The Canary District: Toronto Gets A New Neighbourhood in 2016

3. Construction Progressing on Metrolinx's Union Pearson Express

4. Improving the Public Realm in Toronto's Financial District

5. Lighting Feature Illuminates Aura at College Park's Upper Floors

6. Ontario Moves Forward with Six-Storey Wood-Frame Construction

7. University Of Toronto Mississauga Gets New Digs And More Transit

8. Excavation And Restoration Progress at Dundas Square Project

9. Preliminary Renderings Released for Revamped Plaza at the ROM

10. Construction Progressing on York University Subway Station

Theatre Park, courtesy of Lamb Developments

Ice Condominiums made the top of the list for another month in a row. As Theatre Park begins to take shape, members have been staying put in the forum discussing it's rapid growth. Also scraping the top ten is the Ryerson Student Learning Centre as the Snohetta-designed building takes shape on Yonge Street.


1. Ice Condominiums at York Centre

2. Aura at College Park

3. Theatre Park

4. Bay-Adelaide Centre East Tower

5. One Bloor East 

6. Union Centre

7. L Tower

8. RBC Waterpark Place

9. West Don Lands: Pan Am Athlete's Village

10. Ryerson Student Learning Centre

Dundas Square Gardens, courtesy of Easton's Group

Ripley's Aquarium's dataBase has been very popular, much like the attraction itself that recently opened late last year. Moving to spot number three is Dundas Square Gardens which is sure to revitalize Jarvis and Dundas. Also at number eight is the Aga Khan Museum + Ismali Centre.


1. Ripley's Aquarium Of Canada

2. Aura at College Park

3. Dundas Square Gardens

4. Code Condos

5. One Bloor East

6. 88 Scott Street

7. Union Station Revitalization 

8. Aga Khan Museum + Ismaili Centre

9. Bay Adelaide Centre East

10. Sun Life Financial Tower & Harbour Plaza Residences

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