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 relevant news and events, as well as any changes that are being made that impact the real estate and building industries in Toronto. 

In today's report: How the Hurontario Light Rail Transit project is trying to save the planet – or at least support sustainability; Crozier Expands Leadership Team with Key Appointments; Weston Williamson + Partners joins Egis; and more news.

Downtown Toronto at sunset, image by UT Forum contributor thecharioteer

Government notices and announcements:

MDA selects Brampton as location for new global headquarters and Centre of Excellence for Space Robotics

Public Meeting to Consider Incentives for Downtown Office Development in Mississauga

Vaughan welcomes Province's commitment to advance the Caledon-Vaughan GO Rail Line

Exciting Future Ahead for Parks, Recreation and Culture in Richmond Hill

Notice of Proposed By-Law to Name Private Roads (City File D15-20015)

Glenclare Farmhouse - Intention to Designate as Property of Cultural Heritage

Private sector/other notices and announcements:

Weston Williamson + Partners joins Egis

Crozier: Crozier Expands Leadership Team with Key Appointments

Metrolinx: Metrolinx releases new station maps for Scarborough Subway Extension

Metrolinx: How the Hurontario Light Rail Transit project is trying to save the planet – or at least support sustainability

TRREB: TRREB Climate Change Statement

CBRE: CBRE Ltd. and Makwa Development Corp. Team Up to Pursue Facility Services and Property Management Opportunities

Mondaq: Large-Scale Construction Projects And Concurrent Delays – Identifying And Mitigating The Risks


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