The global COVID-19 pandemic is having far-reaching effects in Toronto, including major impacts to what have been booming real estate and building industries. Many jobs and most events are currently suspended, postponed, or affected in other ways, though UrbanToronto is still operating at full strength with our team working remotely. As a means to keep the public in the loop about the shutdowns, we'll be sharing information and status updates from around the industry on a regular basis.
In today's report: Toronto City Council unanimously approves RapidTO bus lanes to improve reliability and capacity on Eglinton Avenue East, class action suit filed on behalf of Canadian hotels, and more news from the COVID-19 front.
Government notices and announcements:
Private sector/other notices and announcements:
BILD/OHBA letter on CBC Authority (PDF download)
Everyone from construction workers to brokers to real estate executives are encouraged to share tips on what work and events have stopped, what is proceeding, and how their businesses are being affected by the various shutdowns.