This is an UrbanToronto industry update sharing information and status updates from around the industry as a means to keep our readers in the loop. We are covering updates related to rules, regulations, and changes that are being made as a result of the pandemic that impact the real estate and building industries in Toronto. 

In today's report: Request for Proposals Issued for Highway 3 Widening Project; Preserving the Maple Heritage Conservation District; City of Toronto further advancing innovative, city-building Parkdale Hub project; and more news: 

TD Centre, First Canadian Place and Royal Bank Plaza as seen from the southeast corner of Queens Quay West and Bay Street, image by UT Forum contributor globalexpress

Government notices and announcements:

2021 Community in Motion Award winners announced

Request for Proposals Issued for Highway 3 Widening Project

Request for Qualifications Issued for Advance Tunnel Contract 2 on The Eglinton Crosstown West Extension

Unique Requirements of the Progressive P3 Request for Proposals for the Weeneebayko Area Health Authority Redevelopment Project

Since 2010, Vaughan has received more than $119 million for critical infrastructure

Preserving the Maple Heritage Conservation District

98 per cent of City of Toronto employees now fully vaccinated

City of Toronto issues its fourth green bond to help fund key capital projects that enhance environmental outcomes

City of Toronto further advancing innovative, city-building Parkdale Hub project

Notice of Passing of Zoning By-law 151-21 (City File D02-20011)

Notice of Passing of Zoning By-law 152-21 (City File D02-21004)

Notice of Complete Application for a Proposed Official Plan Amendment at 530, 550, 588 Kerr Street and 131, 171 Speers Road for April Investments Limited, 527079 Ontario Limited and Trans County Development Corp

Statutory Public Meeting for a Town-Initiated Proposed Zoning By-law Amendment at 315 Glenashton Drive

City of Burlington Update to Ontario Land Tribunal Ruling on Lakeshore Inc. – 2069-2079 Lakeshore Rd.

Private sector/other notices and announcements:

Metrolinx: The tunnel boring machines for the Eglinton Crosstown West Extension are on the move

Metrolinx: Metrolinx reaches another milestone on the Eglinton Crosstown West Extension

RE/MAX: Canadian Real Estate Prices Expected to Rise 9.2% in 2022


TTC: TTC Board to hold next virtual meeting on December 8

TRREB: GTA Home Sales Hit New November Record While Listings Drop

Mondaq: Municipality Does Not Bear Responsibility For Misrepresentations During Rezoning

Mondaq: FAQs: Land Owner Transparency Register

CBRE: Resurgent Toronto Office Market Sees 2.5 Million Square Feet of Space Leased in the Second Half of 2021


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